Organiser / Sponsors


The Rodney Coast Challenge (RCC) is a yearly event run by the Kaukapakapa Scout group as a fund raiser


The main beneficiary is the Kaukapakapa Scout group which consists of a Kea Scout Club, a Cub Scout Pack, and a Scout Troop

They have a long history in the community, with many leaders being second generation Scouts

Every Kea, Cub, Scout, and parent helps run the RCC event to ensure that it is a yearly success

Kaukapakapa Scout Group


Rob Howarth and Futureproof Life.  Rob has been a 18 year sponsor of The Rodney Coast Challenge and we are delighted to have his continuing sponsorship with Futureproof Life.

Rob is a passionate multisporter with a wealth of experience in coaching athletes for events such as The Rodney Coast Challenge, The Motu Challenge and of course The Coast to Coast.

Rob is a registered financial services adviser with Futureproof Life. Futureproof Life are an independent (family-owned) insurance brokerage, offering risk management and lifestyle protection plans, ensuring financial certainty in times of crisis for families and business owners.

Rob & Futureproof Life will be offering a generous donation for any competitors and supporters of the event who are open to a friendly, no obligation review of their insurance policies to ensure they are getting the best value for money.

Rob has been a passionate supporter of the Rodney Coast Challenge for many years and because sponsorship is essential for this event we encourage you to give Rob the opportunity to explain this unique sponsorship arrangement.

Rob can be contacted on 021 925 489 or [email protected]

Star Kayaks a collaborative design project from New Zealand, based on Auckland’s North Shore.

Our boats have fingerprints from dozens of people on them. As well as the spirit of those who have inspired us down this road. And the journey does not end here. Work continues in the wider community with the primary focus on making water spots safer, more accessible and FUN.

We love running! And we have one of the most innovative retail stores in Auckland so come and see us soon. Shoe Science Albany is based in Mercari Way and we’d love to share our passion with you.

GMC Cycling

Run by cyclists, here at GMC we have everything for your cycling and coaching needs.

Whether you are wanting to be on the podium at the weekend, enjoy riding on gravel tracks or trails, looking to get to work during weekdays or want to head out on a family ride here at GMC we have the bikes, gear and experience on tap.

Get in contact, or visit, GMC – New Zealand’s home of knowledgeable, friendly and honest advice on all things cycling!

Yakima and Whispbar are leading the way in roofrack innovation and design in New Zealand – Our focus is on ensuring you can carry all your toys wherever you go. So check us out and we look forward to seeing you on the start line and of course at the finish line, good luck!

It’s Where YOU Belong

If you love the idea of belonging to a complete health club, you’ve come to the right place. Be assured that the team at Club Physical will take your personal goals to heart. Come see one of our professional team for your complimentary wellness consultation.

We are a leading provider of health club facilities, offering state-of-the-art equipment, best-in-class personal trainers, and innovative GroupX fitness classes.

We first opened our doors in 1981, redefining the standards for fitness facilities across the Auckland region. With 4 locations now available and over 35 years of experience in the fitness industry, our dedication to our members and guests is unsurpassed.

4 great locations – Birkenhead, Te Atatu, Whangaparaoa, Kaitaia

Sharkskin combines a number of key performance features to create a revolutionary technical water sports apparel range. We are delighted to be supporting grass roots multisport – watch out for us on the water. Scott Thrust Ltd

Traffic Management Services – from establishing NZTA approvals (Corridor Access Requests, Traffic Management Plans) to complete implementation for Highway and Motorway work. STMS L2/3 Practicing. We are proud to support the Kaukapakapa Scouts with this great event.

Directional Drilling and Civil Construction – including piloting of existing services, power and communication installation, trenching and reinstatement

Electrical Services – (Overhead and Underground Power) and fault location services

Safety Barricades and Steel Plate Hire – (NZTA compliant)

STL is dedicated to providing a safe working environment for all its staff and clients while ensuring public safety is paramount. Visit us at or call on 09 444 5047