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Opening Ceremony

The Anchor AIMS Games Opening Ceremony will entertain and inspire competitors and get the weeklong school sporting championships off to an unforgettable start.

  • Sunday 5th September 2021.
  • 3.00pm show 1 (doors open at 2.00pm) ceremony ends at 4.15pm (approx.).
  • 7.00pm show 2 (doors open at 6.00pm) ceremony ends at 8.15pm (approx.).
  • Trustpower Arena at Baypark, Mt Maunganui – 81 Truman Lane, Corner of State Highway 2 and 29.
  • Cost – $15.00 per student competitor/child and $25.00 per coach/manager/adult supporters.
  • There is NO LIMIT on the number of tickets a school can purchase.
  • Monday 2nd August – School group opening ceremony ticket bookings go on sale through Ticketek (3.00pm Show 1 and 7.00pm Show 2).
  • Monday 9th August – Public opening ceremony tickets go on sale through Ticketek (3.00pm Show 1 and 7.00pm Show 2).


Trustpower are the official internet partner of the tournament, providing free streaming services and public Wi-Fi to a number of locations for September’s week-long intermediate-aged championships. It’s an important week for the athletes and their supporters, and keeping everyone connected is a big part of this. Providing Wi-Fi at a number of the Anchor AIMS Games venues enables easy access to key information, leaving more time to focus on events, recovery and connecting with others.