World Heli Challenge and Haka Tours Roll out a World Heli Challenge 7 Day South Island Snow Safari

hakaWanaka, NZ (11 May 2013) – World Heli Challenge and Haka Tours have partnered to create an exciting opportunity for thrill seekers who aren’t quite ready to tackle the rigours of the World Heli Challenge competition but would love to get amongst the action and rub shoulders with some of the world’s top skiers and snowboarders competing this year.

The World Heli Challenge 7-Day South Island Snow Safari provides an amazing way to take part in one of the world’s most elite and unique snow sports events.

In addition to the normal 7-Day Haka package which packs in skiing at Mt Hutt, Ohau, Treble Cone, Cardrona, Coronet Peak and The Remarkables (with an optional activity day in Queenstown) the World Heli Challenge package includes a 2 hour instructional session with a World Heli Challenge athlete at Treble Cone, VIP Entry to the World Heli Challenge Awards Night on Aug 22nd, a World Heli Challenge Movie Night, an official WHC team hoodie, an extra night’s accommodation in beautiful Wanaka and a substantial saving on an optional day’s heli-skiing with Southern Lakes Heliski. A snowsports and adventure seeker’s dream package!

Haka Tours Director, Ryan Sanders stated “We have been a proud sponsor of the World Heli Challenge for the past three years and are excited to be able now showcase this amazing event to the general public.  Our guests can ski 6 of the best mountains New Zealand has to offer over 7 days and be part of the excitment and action that is the World Heli Challenge.”

Event founder, Tony Harrington, added, “Because of the remote heli-accessed locations where the World Heli Challenge is staged it is an exclusive and unique event. We think this is an exciting way to open up this world-class competition to people who share our passion and want to get involved. We are delighted to work with the superb team at Haka Tours to make this happen.

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