The Tuatara Waka Ama Club in Whakatāne set their sights on running a sports challenge that incorporated six different sections. Yesterday, the first Ōhope Beach Ironman Challenge was held with the hope of making this event a must for competitors around the country.
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In the Bay of Plenty, the fluoridation referendum for the Whakatāne and Ōhope area will come up for debate next week. Joe Harawira, a spokesman for Sawmill Workers Against Poisons (SWAP), says more research is needed before such an option is considered. However, the Bay of Plenty DHB supports the plan, saying it has more positives than negatives.
A total of 2235 students graduated from Te Whare Wānanga o Awanuiārangi in Whakatāne today.
The Victories MMA Tournament was held in Whakatāne to provide 13 fighters from the Bay of Plenty with more experience in the sport.