20/11/2014
Sports Volunteers recognised
Three women have been recognised for their outstanding service to sport in the Nelson-Tasman region. Jacks Netball Club and representative coach Robyn Leonard is this year’s local winner of the Thank a Sport Maker awards, run by Sport Tasman, Sport New Zealand and Lotto New Zealand to...
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08/12/2014
Black Sticks Hockey Mens Vs Canada
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08/12/2014
Workshop - Performance Nutrition and Recovery
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31/12/2013
Developing young people’s sense of self and place through sport
This paper explores the leisure activities in which young people in Adelaide, Australia participate. It examines the role of leisure activities in terms of young people’s identity and feelings towards their hometown. (Leeds Beckett University) To read more on this article click...
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07/09/2014
Can sports make schools more attractive places for students?
This US article discusses the serious problem of absenteeism and outlines evidence suggesting that sports and other physical activities can help foster school engagement. (Psychology Today) To read more on this article click...
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22/09/2014
New Zealand launches world-first adventure experience
Tourism New Zealand has launched a world first adventure sports tourism product, the 5X1NZ, the chance to complete five of the world’s most exhilarating adrenaline sports within a single day. (Tourism New Zealand) To read more on this article click...
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06/10/2014
Changing the Game: VicHealth announces $1.2 million to get more Victorian women and girls involved in sport
A new funding scheme will encourage more women and girls across Victoria (Australia) to get involved in sport. The document, Female Participation in...
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25/09/2014
Sport Wellington completes three-year interschool sport project
Sport Wellington has completed a three year project (PDF) to demonstrate and facilitate the benefits of interschool sport in the Lower...
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03/09/2014
Sport New Zealand’s School Sport Planning Tool
This self-assessment tool for New Zealand schools and designed for use by principals, sports councils and co-ordinators creates an online report. An introductory video outlines the various aspects of the planning tool. (Sport New Zealand) To read more on this article click...
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11/11/2014
Media Release - Kiwisport benefits Murchison Youth.
It can be tough for students from remote schools to compete at sports tournaments. They often lack regular access to coaches and face big travel bills. But a $4201 Kiwisport grant from Sport Tasman is helping Murchison Area School students take part on a more even footing. The...
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