09/02/2016
Sherwood Archery Club (Nelson) - Information update
Sherwood Archery Club (Nelson) Information: You will find that archery offers many opportunities across all age ranges and abilities;
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01/03/2016
FIFTY- Movie screening- 50 peaks 50 days 50 Marathons for Mental Health Foundation
FIFTY –The Movie follows Mal Law’s bold attempt to run 50 mountain marathons over 50 peaks in just 50 days, all around New Zealand, in order to raise an enormous amount of money for the Mental Health Foundation. The film is screening at State Cinema, Nelson on Tuesday, 1...
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20/01/2016
Media Release - Fitness in the Park
Overindulged over Christmas and New Year and want to get back in shape but not sure what fitness programme will suit you? Well, look no further. Sport Tasman has just what you need and best of all it’s free. Starting on Saturday February 13th and running for 8 weeks, their Fitness in...
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Fuel Aotearoa
Drawing upon published evidence, research and athletic experiences, this educational site provides information that will be useful to girls and women seeking to gain a better understanding of the role of energy balance and exercise to promote their own long-term health and well-being. To...
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17/12/2014
Bikeconomics: unlocking the cycling economy
Europe's cycling economy is reported (PDF) to employ more people than mining and quarrying combined, and New Zealand studies have found similar results. This article includes audio (35 minutes) which investigates the cycling economy both here and abroad and visits Hawke’s Bay, where cycle...
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30/10/2015
San Diego to host first World Beach Games
San Diego, USA will host the inaugural World Beach Games in 2017. Around 20 sports are expected to feature, with beach volleyball and beach soccer likely to be the marquee events. (Reuters) To read more on this article...
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01/11/2015
RWC 2015 declared biggest and best tournament to date
Tournament owners World Rugby and tournament organisers England Rugby 2015 have hailed the success of the biggest Rugby World Cup ever, which saw records broken on and off the pitch. This included tickets sales of over 2.47 million and an official fanzone attendance of over one million. (World...
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07/09/2015
Understanding women’s lives: redesigning and repositioning sport and physical activity to engage women
This research by UK charity, Women in Sport, provides key insights on how sports can engage more effectively with women and girls and increase the number of women playing sport. It defines six key values that are fundamental in the lives of women and girls and which, if tapped into effectively,...
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04/11/2015
Steve Hansen to headline landmark coaching convention
Fresh from winning the Rugby World Cup, All Blacks coach Steve Hansen will address 600 coaches from around the country at Sport New Zealand’s ‘Connecting Coaches’ convention in December. (Sport New Zealand) To read more on this article...
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21/09/2015
Risky outdoor play has positive impacts
New research from the University of British Columbia shows that risky outdoor play is not only good for children’s health but also encourages creativity, social skills and resilience. (Queensland Outdoor Recreation Federation) To read more on this article...
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