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FREE Ride Leader workshops are being held on 12 & 13 May! In these workshops you will learn how to lead a great ride through the principles of Adventure, Wellbeing and Enjoyment. Delivered in partnership with Wellington City Council, Hutt City Council, Pedal Ready and Sport Wellington.

Netball Central Zone are hosting Silver Ferns Performance Analyst Dr Bobby Willcox on May 3rd to discuss performance analysis methods and strategies. This workshop will assist coaches to understand the statistical elements of sport at an elite level - see poster for details.

Congratulations to our very own Ken Allen on being named Volunteer of the Year at the Wellington Phoenix FC's End of Season Awards night! Ken is Sport Wellington's Volunteer Strategy Senior Advisor and has been volunteering on match days for the Phoenix since they were founded back in 2007. Ken dedicates a huge part of his to life to growing volunteerism and this award is greatly deserved, well done Ken!

Due to a large number of requests, nominations will remain open until Monday 24 April 2017 at 12pm. Celebrate excellence and success from the various contributors in your sport be they coaches, athletes, volunteers or leaders - nominate today!

The next Capital Football Master Class is coming up. This is a FREE event open to any and all junior coaches.

Check out our latest Sport Connector newsletter! Subscribe and keep up to date with monthly news and activities from around the Greater Wellington region.

Celebrate excellence and recognise those who've contributed to your sport over the past year! This is a chance to not only showcase your high performing sportspeople but to also shine a light on the administrators, volunteers and officials who make your sport happen. Nominations for the Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards are open, nominate now! http://wellingtonsportsawards.co.nz/

Getting Started in Coaching courses are back! Sport Wellington’s Getting Started in Coaching courses are being rolled out through April & May for community coaches! These courses provide a great foundation for coaches to move into sport specific coach development, registration is FREE. Register here: www.sportwellington.org.nz/getting-started-in-coaching-gelcc/ Additional dates for Porirua/Tawa, Wellington and the Wairarapa areas to come as venue details are confirmed.

Team Wellington are champions again!! Well done to the team and everyone involved, glad to see the trophy is staying in the capital for another year!

The Shift Challenge is a FREE accelerator programme for all types of young Wellington women who want to make a difference to the wellbeing of other young women in their community. If you’re 15-20 years old, identify as a woman, and live, work or learn in the Wellington region, this could be a great opportunity for you. Check out the Shift Challenge website for all the info including how to be a mentor. https://www.shiftnz.org/shift-challenge

Congratulations to Team Wellington for booking a spot in the Stirling Sports Premiership final against Auckland City for the second year in a row! The final will be held on Sunday at QBE Stadium in Auckland, good luck guys! #TeeDubs

Come along to Westpac Stadium today (4.15pm to 5.30pm) and meet Chris Wood, Glen Moss and a number of the All Whites. There will be opportunities for photos and autographs, so bring your favourite shirt, ball or boots and show your support for the team! Entry to the signing session along with parking is free. Public entry will be through Aisle 20 and the signing session will take place on the field. Wet weather alternative will be in the Concourse.

Nominations for the 2017 Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards are now open! Acknowledge, promote and celebrate the contribution that sport makes to the wider Wellington community - see website for details.

Our friends at Cigna New Zealand are running an awesome competition! You could win a $2,000 funding boost for your club and a $500 voucher for yourself!

Capital Zone Basketball Trust are hosting a FREE Community Referee Course in the Wairarapa on Monday 27 March 4-7pm at Chanel College. Register for the course by emailing training@capitalbasketball.org

2015
Media Release, 30 October 2015 - Students encouraged to have a go at Sport Wellington Stadium Sports Festival More
Media Release, 22 October 2015 - Bluebridge announced as 10km sponsor for Cigna Round the Bays More
Media Release, 19 October 2015 - Sport Wellington Stadium Sports Festival aims to inspire More
Media Release, 18 September 2015 - Regional Sports Trusts work alongside The Lion Foundation on joint Volunteer Project More
Media Release, 17 August 2015 - Nominations now open for 2015 Wairarapa Secondary Schools Sports Awards More
Media Release, 7 August 2015 - Cigna Round the Bays date announced for 2016 More
Media Release, 6 August 2015 - Future sporting talent celebrated at Mayor's Function More
Media Release, 29 July 2015 - Local Hutt City clubs thanked by Lotto Sport Makers More
Media Release, 24 June 2015 - Students sample different sports at ASB Sports Centre  More
Media Release, 23 June 2015 - Mayor to host Wellington's Talented Athletes More
Media Release, 5 June 2015 - Grant Elliott and Mary Fisher big winners at 2015 Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards More
Media Release, 22 May 2015 - Porirua Secondary Schools Sport Non Participants Project More
Media Release, 22 May 2015 - KiwiSport leads to more kids involved in Hockey More
Media Release, 8 May 2015 - Finalists announced for 2015 Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards More
Media Release, 4 May 2015 - Sport Wellington Wairarapa hosts volunteer workshop More
Media Release, 23 April 2015 - KiwiSport funded programme helps introduce Wellington students to AFL More
Media Release, 7 April 2015 - Roseingrave wins NZ Cricket award More
Media Release, 2 April 2015 - Wairarapa College Netball thanked by Lotto Sport Makers More
Media Release, 27 March 2015 - Nominations now open for 2015 Sport Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards More
Media Release, 27 February 2015 - Thousands take to streets for capitals biggest fun run More
Media Release, 23 February 2015 - Downhill event to attract young off-road cyclists More
Media Release, 9 February 2015 - Wellingtonians find relief with Sport Wellington’s Green Prescription More
Media Release, 28 January 2015 - Cigna Round the Bays 2015 update More
Media Release, 28 January 2015 - Tai Pirato receives Lotto Sport Makers recognition from Sport Wellington More
Media Release, 21 January 2015 - Sport Wellington Buggy Walk heads to Paekakariki More
 
2014
 
Media Release, 12 December 2014 - Local KiwiSport programme wins national excellence award More
Media Release, 5 December 2014 - Cigna Kids Waterfront Fun Run hits Wellington's Waterfront More
Media Release, 26 November 2014 - Primary School Regional Athletics event to be held at Newtown Park More
Media Release, 21 November 2014 - Japanese Teachers visit Sport Wellington More
Media Release, 19 November 2014 - Sport Wellington Buggy Walk sets out to explore Otari-Wiltons bush More
Media Release, 17 November 2014 - Jo Murray receives Trish McKelvey Leadership Award More
Media Release, 3 November 2014 - Cigna Round the Bays registrations in hot demand More
Media Release, 22 October 2014 - Sport Wellington Buggy Walk heads to Whitby More
Media Release, 20 October 2014 - Achilles announced as official charity partner for Cigna Round the Bays More
Media Release, 6 October 2014 - Cigna announced as new principal sponsor for Wellington Round the Bays More
Media Release, 25 September 2014 - Sport Wellington completes three year interschool sport project More
Media Release, 15 September 2014 - Date set for Wellington Round the Bays 2015 More
Media Release, 8 September 2014 - Sport Wellington welcomes spring with Big Annual Buggy Walk at Botanic Gardens More
Media Release, 20 August 2014 - Buggy Walk heads to Hutt Valley More
Media Release, 7 August 2014 - Wellington Round the Bays named as finalist at Wellington Airport Regional Community Awards More
Media Release, 21 July 2014 - Upper Hutt City Football Club receive Lotto Sport Makers good practice recognition More
Media Release, 14 July 2014 - St Marys Old Girls Netball Club receive Lotto Sport Makers good practice recognition More
Media Release, 11 July 2014 - Sport Wellington Active Communities programmes accomplish annual objectives More
 
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