Stories

Wellington East Girls Student Coaching
13 November 2019

Wellington East Girls College put learning into action - student coaches in the making

As part of NCEA Level 2, 2.9 Achievement Standard, a PE class...

Helping build better coaches
31 October 2019

Sport Wellington hosts its second two day workshop to build better coaches

Over 19 & 20 September, Sport Wellington facilitated their second Coach Developer...

Korea - UNESCO Opening Ceremony
29 October 2019

Young leader attends global conference on using sport to effect positive change

Sport has long been accepted as a tool for significant physical and...

Leading Leaders Programme Conclusion
25 October 2019

Leading Leaders Programme concludes and looks to the future

The inaugural Leading Leaders Development Programme concluded on 17 September in a...

Sarah Leberman Exercising Leadership
18 October 2019

How to exercise leadership and the importance of recognising privilege

Exercising leadership is the notion that any person, sure of their strengths,...

BFSRTB fruit and veges1
18 October 2019

Wellington Round the Bays attempts to break Guinness World Record

On 16 February 2020, Wellington Round the Bays will attempt to break...

Wainui sports cluster 1
16 October 2019

Wainuiomata sports cluster continues to expand opportunities for students

Following on from the successful Wainuiomata Primary School Dance Festival in Term...

Women & Girls Summit Diversity Panel
15 October 2019

Staff summarise key messages and next steps from Women & Girls Summit

It may be one week since the Sport NZ Women & Girl’s...

school athlete
15 October 2019

SportStart workshop: Teaching Athletics in a developmentally appropriate way

Teachers from across the Wellington region came together, in the Johnsonville Community...

children activity
15 October 2019

Taha Tinana – How do we challenge our bodies?

In our work with teachers, the Play.sport team have been encouraging them...

RTB logo 2020
14 October 2019

More than one charity to benefit from Round the Bays

Sport Wellington and Brendan Foot Supersite Round the Bays are pleased to...

Volunteers 1
14 October 2019

Appreciating volunteers and the Hauora they bring to local communities

Understanding the motivations of volunteers is critical to recruiting, retaining and developing...

Come and Try
3 October 2019

Come and try strength and balance exercise

Falling over isn’t part of the aging process.Many falls are preventable, and...

BFS handshake for RTB 2020
26 September 2019

Naming Rights Sponsor for Round the Bays 2020 Confirmed

Sport Wellington is excited to announce that Brendan Foot Supersite is continuing...

Porirua festival 2
26 September 2019

Porirua Sports Festival is a shining success

On the day of the Porirua Primary School Sports Association (PPSSA) Sport...

Mana 1
26 September 2019

Aspiring Leaders Programme kicks off at Mana College

How would you design an effective leadership programme for young people? And...

vacancy holder v2
26 September 2019

New Faces in the Community Sport Team!

It's an exciting time in the Community Sport Team with three new...

Golf
26 September 2019

Wellington Golf workshops focus on the future

 “It can't be about the future of our club, it needs to...

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20 September 2019

Student Coach Programme delivers in school component

As well as delivering regional Student Coach workshops through the KiwiSport funding,...

Fencing Isaac Rusholme Cobb 1
20 September 2019

Expressions of Interest for Sport Development Programme now open

Now’s the time to get involved! The Wellington City Council Sport Talent...