Pa Wars 2008 Pa wars is coming up whanau!!! Take a look at the list below. Please if you have any of the equipment required to compete in the events that require equipment, please bring them along.   If you have any whanau members that are willing to compete for Kaiwaka Marae in the 2008 Pa Wars please send us an e-mail with details on the amount of people that will be competing in Pa Wars and any ideas on what events they might want to enter. emails us @                               info@kaiwakamarae.co.nz   Events

Kaiwaka Marae has registered to compete in the up and coming Pa Wars. This is to be held on Thursday the 3rd of January 2008.

The events that we have registered for are as follows;

§ Team Parade

§ Tennis

§ Nati Kids

§ Mixed Touch Rugby

§ Volley Ball

§ Swimming

§ Senior and Junior Trivial Pursuits

§ Line Dancing

§ 4 x 100 Metre Relays

§ 100 Metre Sprints

§ Basketball

§ Ripper Rugby

§ Flag Football

§ Karaoke

§ 7 aside Rugby League

§ Chess

§ Euchre

§ Tug o War

§ Darts

§ Pool

§ Bowls

§ Horse Sports

§ Ngati & Healthy

The rules for each section are as follows;

Team Parade

  • Marae are not required to complete an entry form for this event, as there is no limit to the number of participants.
  • Each person participating earns 1 point.
  • Place getters will earn bonus points
  • 1st-20 pts 2nd-15pts 3rd-10pts
  • Judges will be looking for creativity, uniforms, cultural component and uniformity of teams.
  • All teams must be lined up behind their designated areas by 8.30am sharp.
  • Team count will start at 8.35am followed by the team parade.

Nati Kids (Activities for Children)

  • Marae are not required to complete an entry form for this event, as there is no limit to the number of participants.
  • Each child participating earns 1 point
  • This event is for 12 years and under.
  • Could all Marae convenors ensure that participating children are lined up in their respective Marae groups ready to be counted at 9.00am
  • After the count, children will be split into age groups to go to the different activities
  • NB. Only the morning session will gain points.

Tennis

  • All teams to assemble at the courts at 9.00am
  • Play will commence at 9.15am
  • All sections will finish in confirmed placings from 1st to last place for aggregate points.
  • The tournament is a knock out basis.
  • 4 Players per team
    • 2 males
    • 2 females
  • All matches will be the first up to nine
  • Balls will be supplied
  • Please bring own racquets

Fun Walk

  • Marae are not required to complete an entry form for this event, as there is no limit to the number of participants.
  • Each participant earns 1 point
  • All walkers must be assembled in their Marae groups on the top field by the carpark at 9.00am
  • Your hand will be stamped as you leave for the walk.
  • The walk will be approximately 3.5km
  • Please bring water, sun block and a hat
  • The emphasis is on ‘fun’, there will be placings and no times taken
  • Marshalls will be stationed at checkpoints throughout the course.

Mixed Touch Rugby

  • 1 team per Marae
  • Team age group is 13 yrs and over
  • Length of games will depend on the number of teams entered in te competition
  • Six-a-side with a minimum of three females on the field at any given time. Up to 12 members in a team.
  • The competition is a knock out basis
  • All team convenors will meet at 10.15am with the Touch Co-ordinator. Please ensure you attend so that any queries can be answered. E.g What happens if there is a draw?

Darts

  • 1 team per Marae
  • Teams will consist of 2 male and 2 female players (18 yrs and over)
  • Flying start – Double to finish – 1001 start
  • Players to bring their own darts
  • For safety – all players must wear proper shoes that cover the whole foot
  • Each team mush have a scorer/marker – Chalkers will be supplied
  • Knockout tournament

Volleyball

  • 1 team per Marae
  • A minimum of 6 and up to 10 players per team.
  • Must be a minimum of 3 female players on the court at all times.
  • Knock out tournament

Swimming

  • 1 team per Marae
  • Grades;
      • Midget team 8-10yrs
      • Junior team 11-15yrs
      • Youth team 16-20yrs
      • Senior team 21-39yrs
      • Masters team 40+yrs
  • Please ensure that your swimmers can swim 25 metres without assistance or stopping
  • Your Marae swim team must have four people per grade consisting of 2male and 2 female swimmers. A total of 20 swimmers
  • First touch to the wall wins. No stopwatches or video referees The touch judge’s decision will be key to any protest.
  • Each team must nominate a manager to liase with organizers.
  • It will be compulsory to have fun, fun, fun
  • The medley relay lap sequence will be as follows;
      • First Length – Backstroke
      • Second Length – Breast Stroke
      • Third Length – Freestyle or Butterfly
      • Fourth Length – Freestyle only
  • Free Style Relay
      • Midget team
      • Junior team
  • Medley Relays
      • Youth team
      • Senior team
      • Masters team
  • Mixed Free Style Relay (One team per Marae)
      • Swimmer 1 = Midget
      • Swimmer 2 = Junior
      • Swimmer 3 = Youth
      • Swimmer 4 = Senior
      • Swimmer 5 = Masters
        • Swimmers must swim in this order.
        • 2 of the 5 swimmers must be female.

Senior Trivial Pursuits

  • Marae are required to complete an entry form for this event.
  • One team per Marae.
  • This event consists of 7 rounds;
      • Ngati Poroutanga x20 questions
      • Sports x5 questions
      • Entertainment x5 questions
      • Geography x5 questions
      • Arts x5 questions
      • Literature x5 questions
      • General Knowledge / Current Affairs x5 questions
  • Each team may have a maximum of 6 members
  • The written questions will be given to each team.
  • The team will have half an hour to answer on the forms provided
  • Team members are allowed to collaborate with each other, however no player may leave the room once the game has begun.

Junior Trivial Pursuits

  • Marae are required to complete an entry form for this event.
  • One team per Marae.
  • This event consists of 7 rounds;
      • Ngati Poroutanga x20 questions
      • Sports x5 questions
      • Entertainment x5 questions
      • Geography x5 questions
      • Arts x5 questions
      • Literature x5 questions
      • General Knowledge / Current Affairs x5 questions
  • Each team may have a maximum of 6 members
  • The written questions will be given to each team.
  • The team will have half an hour to answer on the forms provided
  • Team members are allowed to collaborate with each other, however no player may leave the room once the game has begun.

Line Dancing

  • There is no maximum amount of people you can have in this event
  • Each team shall perform two line dances using different moves.
  • Each person participating earns 1 point.
  • Place getters will earn bonus points.

4 x 100 metre relays

  • The ages for each group are as follows
      • Junior boys and Junior Girls
          • 5/6 yr old
          • 7/8 yr old
          • 9/10 yr old
          • 11/12 yr old
      • Senior Men and Senior Women
          • 13 to 20 yr old
          • 21 to 30 yr old
          • 31 to 40 yr old
          • 41+
  • Each runner may have one runner in each of the follwing age groups, which total 16 runners per Marae.
      • Junior Girls
      • Senior Women
      • Juniro Boys
      • Senior Men

100 Metre Sprints

  • Max of 2 runners per Marae for each of the following races
      • Junior Girls
          • 5/6 yr old
          • 7/8 yr old
          • 9/10 yr old
          • 11/12 yr old
      • Junior Boys
          • 5/6 yr old
          • 7/8 yr old
          • 9/10 yr old
          • 11/12 yr old
      • Senior Women
          • 13 to 20 yr old
          • 21 to 30 yr old
          • 31 to 40 yr old
          • 41+
      • Senior Men
          • 13 to 20 yr old
          • 21 to 30 yr old
          • 31 to 40 yr old
          • 41+

Basketball ‘3 on 3’

  • Normal Basketball rules apply
  • Only one team per Marae.
  • Up to 8 players in the team
  • Only three players allowed on court at any one time during the gaes
  • Must have at least one feale on the court at all times
  • Games will be 20 minutes running clock
  • Due to time constraints the tournament will be run on knock out basis

Karaoke

  • Open to any age group
  • Maximum of two entries per Marae
  • Solo acts only
  • Judges decision will be final

7-a-side Rugby League

  • Register early as only open to first 8 marae
  • Team age group is 16 years and over
  • Games will be 7 minutes each way with a 2 minute half time
  • Final 10 minutes each way with a 5 minute half time
  • You are allowed up to 14 members in a team.

Horse Sports

  • There are three events in this sport
      • Dual Barrel Race
      • Dual Flag Race
      • Dual Potato Race
  • 1 team per Marae
  • 2 riders per team
  • 1 member 16 yrs and under
  • Other member 17 yrs plus
  • Riders must ride for one Marae only
  • Helmets are recommended at all times
  • Enter at own risk

Pool

  • One team per Marae
  • 4 players per team
      • 2 male
      • 2 female
  • Games will be ‘cut throat’ or sudden death
  • Ruatoria pool rules apply
  • A scrutineer will be watching the games

Bowls

  • One team per Marae
  • 3 members per team
      • 1 person aged 12 yrs or under
      • 1 person 13 to 30 yrs
      • 1 person 31plus
  • Game played will be Triples
  • Each team will play 3 times
  • Each game will be 6 ends or 1 hour long (Which ever comes first)
  • Each player will have 2 bowls

Ripper Rugby

  • One team per Marae
  • 12 members in team including reserves
  • 4 females on field at all times
  • To complete a rip, one of two flags from the ball carriers belt must be removed.
  • 6 rips in a row leads to a turnover

Flag Football

  • One team per Marae
  • 13yrs to 18 yrs
  • 12 members in team
  • 8 on the field
  • 3 females on field at all times
  • Shorts worn ust be correct length. Flags must not be longer than shorts.
  • Duration of gaes and final will be determined by number of team entries.

Ngati and Healthy

  • Event 1
      • Healthy Baking Recipe
          • One Baking recipe per area
          • The Recipe must be based on healthy options
          • A whole sample of the recipe must be submitted for judging
          • The method in which the sample produced must be submitted orally
  • Event 2
      • Healthy Preserves
          • One preserve recipe per Marae
          • The Recipe must be based on healthy options
          • A whole sample of the recipe must be submitted for judging
          • The method in which the sample produced must be submitted orally
  • Event 3
      • Garden / Orchard Produce
          • One root vegetable, one green leaf vegetable and one fruit per marae
          • Produce must be organic
          • A photo of the produce whilst in ground or on the tree must be submitted
          • The nature and method in which the produce was grown must be submitted orally

Euchre

  • One team per Marae
  • Players must be 60 plus
  • 1 male
  • 1 female
  • Normal euchre rules apply

Tug O War

  • One team per Marae
  • Teams to consist of no more than 10 players. Must have 1 female and 1 male per each age group.
      • Midget 8-10yr
      • Junior 11-15yr
      • Youth 16-20yr
      • Senior 21-39yr
      • Masters 40+ yrs
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