NEW TRAVEL PARTNERSHIP CREATES OPPORTUNITIES FOR BLIND SPORT
STA Travel, the world’s largest travel agency for students, teenagers and the young in mind, may be the official travel provider for Blind Sport New Zealand now, the lead organisation for low and blind vision sport in New Zealand.
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Blind Sport New Zealand is making organised sports opportunity accessible to the blind and low vision community in New Zealand and is charged with increasing participation in blind, deafblind and low vision sport. The national disability sports organisation supports over 12 sports domestically along with New Zealand representative athletes and teams competing on the international stage.
Sarah Bedford, STA Travel Country Manager, says, “STA Travel is proud to function as official travel provider for Blind Sport New Zealand and we anticipate working together. With over 38 years’ experience in youth travel and an evergrowing clientele of national sporting organizations, our dedicated STA Travel team is well-equipped to serve the travel needs of the valuable organisation.”
Dan Shepherd, Blind Sport New Zealand National Manager, adds, “Blind Sport New Zealand is excited by the chance to partner with a travel provider with so much experience dealing with so many national sports organisations. The alignment of STA Travel and Blind Sport New Zealand values made this a clear partnership chance of the blind and low vision sports community, and we can not wait to #starttheadventure with STA Travel.”
Through this partnership, Blind Sport New Zealand participants could have access to an array of STA Travel benefits and deals, to cause them to become explore all of the great experiences available round the global world, both outside and inside of sports.
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