About Sport Wellington

Sport Wellington is the independent body for sport and recreation and is committed to everyone in the greater Wellington region having a life-long involvement in sport and active recreation.  Sport Wellington is a Regional Sports Trust (RST) established in 1990 with charitable status under the Charities Act.

The RST operates within a wide geographical area, spanning the region between Otaki in the west across to Masterton in the east and Wellington City in the south.  The region encompasses eight territorial authority areas (matching the Wellington Regional Council area) with a population of 487,700.

Sport Wellington is governed by a Board of Trustees and managed by a CEO and General Manager, with 29 (made up of full and part-time) employees.

Sport Wellington’s main funding partners are Sport NZ, New Zealand Community Trust, Eastern and Central Community Trust, Ministry of Health, and Wellington Community Trust.  We also partner with other like-minded organisations such as territorial authorities, trusts and corporate sponsors.

2014 - 2020 Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan Summary click on the video below to get an introduction to our Get Involved Strategy

Latest Annual Report

2014/2015 Annual Report

2013/2014 Annual Report

Latest Audited Financial Statement

2013/2014 Audited Financial Statement 

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Inspirational blind runner Maree Carson is taking on Cigna Round the Bays in February. Read about this incredible Achilles International New Zealand athlete in this story, which was published through Wellington newspapers this week. Please share this inspirational story with any runners you know - Rachel X . . . . . . . . . . #Runninginspiration #Goodpeoplerun #rutagit #ontherun #inspirationalstory #womensrunning Wellington,Nz Sport Wellington #madeinthelab Kiri Price Peter Loft Evan Clulee Rosa Carter Pure Sports Nutrition #achillesNZ #cignanz #stepitupnz Maree Carson Josh Thomas #CignaRTB #roundthebays #wellington #running Cigna New Zealand Mitre 10 New Zealand http://inspiredhealth.co.nz/inspirational-blind-runner-maree-carson-takes-on-wellington-half-marathon/

Round up your family and friends for the 40th running of this iconic Wellington event! Early Bird prices end at midnight on Wednesday 30 Nov, don't miss out! www.cignaroundthebays.co.nz

Congratulations to all the winners and finalists the 2016 College Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards! See the list of winners in today's Dominion Post article.

Check out the lastest edition of our Sport Connector newsletter. In this edition we bring you a recap of the Wairarapa Secondary Schools Sports Awards, along with details on our Coach Developer programme. Also included is information on the Police Vetting Service review, and how this will affect registered charities.

Congratulations to the 2016 College Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year. Melie Kerr from Tawa College (Cricket) and Daniel Hilier (Golf) from Aotea College

The Sport Wellington team joined Cigna New Zealand and Les Mills Extreme for a lunchtime run to celebrate registrations opening for Cigna Round the Bays 2017! The course is looking in good nick! #stepitupnz #cignartb

Thinking about getting into coaching or you still consider yourself a 'beginner' coach - why not register for the Sport Wellington Getting Started in Coaching Workshop. They have been running them all through October and the last one is tomorrow night at 6pm held at the Wellington North Badminton Hall, Taylor Park, Tawa Street. Registrations are a must and is absolutely FREE to attend! :D

Congratulations Nevo! We hope you and the Sacred Heart College volleyball team enjoy your ultimate team experience from Lotto Volunteers!

Sport Wellington is delivering FREE Getting Started in Coaching courses throughout October! Registration is essential - follow the link for more information: http://www.sportwellington.org.nz/getting-started-in-coaching-gelcc/

Over the past two weekends, AFL New Zealand in collaboration with Harbour Sport and Sport Wellington conducted the AFL Level 1 coaching workshop to budding coaches who are looking to get on the AFL pathway. #AFL #Coaching #Development #KiwislearningAFL

Applications are now open for the 2017 Sports Talent Development Programme. Wellington City Council allocates funding for a talent development programme targeting the performance sporting community in Wellington. The fund is managed by the Sport Wellington Performance Hub who work with the sports in allocating the funds. Follow the link to find information on how to apply for funding. http://www.sportwellington.org.nz/wellington-city-council-talent-development-programme/

Check out Hockey New Zealand's 'Have a go' day on Saturday 13th October!

UPCOMING EVENT - Where have the days of ‘good clean’ sport gone? Will they ever return? Join Massey Business School for an informative and entertaining evening on September 29! Guest speakers include; David Howman (ex Director General , WADA), Michael Woodside (Manager Policy/Public Affairs, Sport NZ) and Moss Burmester (NZ Olympian Swimmer). Follow the link for more info.

Here is a great video from New Zealand Football about their campaign to deliver AEDs to football clubs all over New Zealand as well as educating people on how to react to cardiac emergencies.

Check out the September edition of our Active Communities newsletter. In this newsletter we share some fantastic results for our Green Prescription and Active Families service! http://bit.ly/ACaug16

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