21/05/2015
Media Release - Sport Tasman helps school seven's
School kids are getting hooked on seven’s rugby thanks to a new project initiated by the Buller Rugby Union. Armed with a $4500 Kiwisport grant from Sport Tasman, the union has begun teaching a modified version of the game in eight of the district’s primary and intermediate schools. In all...
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15/05/2015
Media Release - All go at the Richmond Town Hall
Sport Tasman will continue to operate from the Richmond Town Hall while part of the building undergoes earthquake strengthening in a few months’ time. Mary-Ann McNatty, who manages the Sport Tasman facility on behalf of the Tasman District council, says that some people wrongly believe the...
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15/05/2015
Media Release - FIFA U-20 World Cup deal offered to our region
The opening games of the FIFA Under 20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 are fast approaching. From the 30th of May, football’s future superstars will take the pitch to see who will be crowned champions. To celebrate this, Sport Tasman has been offered a fantastic “2-for-1”...
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30/04/2015
Media Release - Game On! South Island Masters Games
Preparations for this year’s NZCT South Island Masters Games in Nelson take a major step forward this week (May 1), with registrations opening for the nine-day sports festival. The annual event, which is as much about having fun on and off the field as it is about competition, runs from...
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30/04/2015
Media Release - Dancing in Havelock
A group of Havelock kids have an extra spring in their step thanks to a community project to bring dance classes to the town. Helped by a $5000 Kiwisport grant from Sport Tasman, local charitable trust Havelock Vision 2020 has organised weekly dance classes for 5 to 17-year-olds. And...
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01/05/2015
Event - Saxton Stadium Youth Night
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15/04/2015
The Lion Foundation - Community funding presentation on 28th April
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13/04/2015
Media Release - Adding some Ping to Table Tennis
It’s tough being a minor sport when the major codes grab most of the fanfare and funding. It’s especially so when a big exciting event like the Cricket World Cup comes to town, inspiring kids to emulate their heroes. But from their headquarters at Saxton Stadium, Table Tennis Nelson...
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14/04/2015
Skate & Sports Day at Saxton Stadium
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13/04/2015
Media Release - slow or fast - you will have a Blast (City2Saxton - 19th April)
It’s billed as a fun run and walk, but Nelson’s annual City2Saxton event has become more of a run, roll and stroll. And it’s something Sport Tasman, which organises the 10km family friendly event, is keen to encourage in order to get as many people as possible to participate. So...
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