Kiwi Paralympics star Liam Malone, who is usually one to bring a few laughs to the table, has set a Christmas challenge for New Zealand athletes.
Liam Malone celebrates after winning the Men's 400m T44 final.
On Twitter today, Malone asked New Zealand's athletics fraternity to head into Kaikoura for a day to spend time with the kids there.
"If we can get fast food into Kaikoura, let's get a bunch of NZ athletes in there for a day with the kids to bring Christmas early... help me here," he wrote.
The tweet has been liked 34 times and retweeted eight times.
Paul Petch wrote "let's do it".