Preparing our tamariki for tomorrow’s world.

The William Pike Challenge

An exciting youth development programme run by educators that develops young people’s wellbeing and 21st-century skills like resilience, confidence and leadership. Check out this awesome video below!

Meet our teachers

Hear from teachers who have felt the impact of our programme.

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Why run the WPC?

Discover why equipping our young people with 21st-century skills is so crucial.

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How does it work?

We provide the structure and resources, you tailor it to meet your needs.

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2019 schools

2019 students

Years established

William Pike says…

“Kia ora, I’m William Pike and I believe that to achieve and experience anything extraordinary, you need to be able to step outside of your comfort zone.

What I eventually learnt from my Mt. Ruapehu experience was, when you’re faced with challenge and change, success or failure comes down to one thing – whether you are already prepared to step outside your comfort zone – or whether you’re not.

So, when the opportunity came up to create a youth development programme focusing on the necessity of stepping outside of your comfort zone, I jumped at it!”

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