Stories

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...

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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...

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26 September 2019

Porirua Sports Festival is a shining success

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

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26 September 2019

Aspiring Leaders Programme kicks off at Mana College

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

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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...

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19 September 2019

'Just Shift It' programme provides valuable learnings

The Shift Foundation have produced a video that focuses on capturing learnings...

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18 September 2019

Adding impact to your exercise class – the value of relating exercise to real life tasks

At a recent Hutt Valley networking event two guest speakers shared their skills...

Mayor's function certificate presentation
12 September 2019

Mayor hosts function to celebrate athletes

Wellington’s future sporting talent has been given a boost as the city...

Pickleball
9 September 2019

Pickleball: a popular sport you might not have heard of

Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports among older adults in...

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30 August 2019

Vulnerability and sport – seminar discusses the importance of stretching yourself

All of our brains are hardwired to avoid threat and to be...

student coaching training
27 August 2019

New coach developer courses coming to Wellington

 

Across many sports throughout the region, coaches are supported by people known...

hauora curriculum
26 August 2019

How to combine hauora into your curriculum

Hauora, wellbeing, physical literacy, Te Whare Tapa Whā - there are many...

Kapiti JWT 2019 Hockey
26 August 2019

It's a team effort!

Over 1100 Kāpiti kids took the sports fields for our Junior Winter...

Maoribank PENZ award
26 August 2019

Māoribank Primary School recognised for excellence in Physical Education

At the recent Physical Education New Zealand (PENZ) Conference held in Wellington...