The Green Prescription story of the Patelesio Family
This year Sport Wellington's Green Prescription service delivery model transitioned to a more flexible approach, based on need, rather than ‘one size fits all’. By doing so, we ensure we are working to improve equitable health outcomes for Māori, Pasifika and those living in areas of high deprivation. Have a read of this success story from one of our families involved in the programme.
Round the Bays wins Most Sustainable Business Project at national awards
Wellington’s pinnacle running/walking event, Brendan Foot Supersite Round the Bays, has recently been recognised for its sustainability efforts and goal to become the first large-scale running event in the world to produce zero waste by 2025.
Helping Wellington Get
active and healthy!
24 August 2020
Over $1.4 million of Sport NZ’s new community fund available in greater Wellington region
Applications are now open for Sport NZ’s fund – Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa – for community-based programmes and projects targeting children and young p...
9 October 2020
Sustainability and wellbeing are at the heart of new RTB partnership
The most popular of the iconic Brendan Foot Supersite Round the Bays’ five categories officially has a new sponsor for the 2021 event. The 6.5km Fun R...
13 October 2020
Summit focuses on Change in Action for Women + Girls
The Sport NZ Women + Girls Summit 2020 may be over, but the conversations sparked, momentum gained and value and visibility for Women + Girls in physi...
11 September 2020
Run for a cause – five affiliate charity partners announced for Wellington Round the Bays 2021
Gemma Browne first took part in Wellington Round the Bays as a kid, but this year she’ll be participating for an extra special cause.
As well as su...