Got a Whānau event coming up? Or work bonding? Why not have a game of Poi Toa!
Traditionally skills developed while practising Poi Toa based activities were essential training in learning weaponry and fighting techniques. Poi Toa is the umbrella term used to describe any Tākaro where Poi Toa were utilised. Poi Toa were used by men to develop a range of skills as well as strength and conditioning needed for weaponry such as taiaha and patu.
ALSO IT’S ALOT OF FUN!
For more information visit https://www.r2r.org.nz/games-activities-maori-youth/poi-toa.html