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Welcome

Welcome to Sport Wellington!  We’re a Regional Sports Trust which promotes, develops and supports sport and recreation in the Wellington region.

From getting started with physical activity to running Round the Bays, from supporting school sport to sport development, we’re here to help.

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Sport Connector - July Edition

This monthly newsletter is sent via email and is aimed at club committee and board members, as well as and staff of Regional Sports Organisations (RSOs).  It's the best way to keep up to date with upcoming workshops, Sport NZ and Council news, awards, invitations to special events, coaching info, volunteers, facility sharing, disability inclusion, vacancies, available resources plus great sporting stories. Read More>>

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Students sample different sports at ASB Sports Centre Schools Festival

Nearly 400 school children will be given the opportunity to try a variety of sports at the ASB Sports Centre Schools Festival, on Wednesday 1st July. Read More>>

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Grant Elliott and Mary Fisher big winners at the 2015 Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards

Grant Elliott and Mary Fisher were the big winners at this year’s annual Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards. Read More>>

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Nominations are now open for the 2015 Porirua Sports Awards, for the qualifying period 1 September 2014 to 31 August 2015. Celebrate your sport and recognise your heroes, get your nominations in today! http://www.poriruacommunitytrust.org.nz/porirua-sports-awards/porirua-sports-awards-2015

Sports Legend Andy Leslie was recently awarded the Wellington Community Trust Lifetime Contribution Award at our 2015 Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards - and it was well deserved!

Check out this great new advert that has just come out of Australia encouraging people to make healthy the new normal.....well worth a watch. Hutt News Sport Wellington http://www.nsw.gov.au/news/make-healthy-normal?utm_medium=Email&utm_source=ExactTarget&utm_campaign=

Red Pebble were delighted to be a sponsor for the Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards 2015, and help create the theme relating to the sporting heroes and the 100 year ANZAC celebrations, with a hint of vintage in the setup. Congratulations to all the proud winners.

"The nationals were good and the worlds were amazing, but this is something else" says Ngawai Richardson, on her teams recent win at our Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards. Congrats Cansurvive Dragon Boat Team on being named our 2015 Team of the Year! Read more here.

Photos from Sport Wellington's Sportsperson of the Year Awards is now on my website - http://www.bradydyer.com/wellington-photography-portfolio/sport-wellington-sportsperson-of-the-year-awards-2015/

RT @thepaulwilliams: Here is the fund set up in New Zealand for Jerry Collins' daughter. https://t.co/D6G1G7tmrl Please retweet if you c…

Our recently named Sportswoman and Disabled Sportsperson of the Year, Mary Fisher, has had a huge year on a national and international level. Shes taken out several awards and set numerous new records! Read about some of her many achievements here.

A workshop opportunity for parents and coaches! Do you want to know what is best for developing your child's potential? Sport Wellington is pleased to present a workshop targeting parents and coaches on the complexities of developing ability. Register now for your opportunity to come and listen to Wayne Goldsmith, a world renowned expert on developing talent, speak on this topic.

The 2015 Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards were held on Thursday, 4 June and TSB Bank Arena. The awards are hosted annually to celebrate and recognise Wellington sporting excellence. For more information and a full list of the evenings winners visit www.wellingtonsportsawards.co.nz

I'm trying to locate where the official photos are from Thursday evening. Can anyone please tell me the website address please?

We're on the hunt for a couple of people to join the Sport Wellington team! If you think you would suit one of the following roles, check out more details on our website and get in touch! - Volunteer Strategy Senior Advisor - Project and Evaluation Senior Advisor

Keen to join the Sport Wellington team? Check out some of our vacancies! - http://t.co/QnrNaO6g4S

Thanks to Sport Wellington for hosting a fantastic Sportsperson of the Year Awards Dinner last night at TSB Arena. Congratulations to all finalists and winner, the standard was exceptional! The Club are particularly thrilled with Ernie Merrick being named Coach of the Year. See Sport Wellington on Facebook for all winners.

Congratulations to Mary Fisher - taking out both the Sportswoman of the Year and Disabled Sportsperson of the Year last night at the Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards! This is the second year Mary has won both Awards. #Paralympian #Para-#Swimmer #Glasgow2015

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