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Regional Sports Conference hears of programme to give Kiwis best experience in sport

We have just wrapped up a very successful Regional Sports Conference, held at Hotel Coachman last week. We saw well over one hundred people, who represent a variety of sporting codes and hail from as far [...]

August 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Regional Sports Conference hears of programme to give Kiwis best experience in sport

Keeping fit and active by playing sport or volunteering

Every year, more than 750,000 volunteers contribute over 50 million voluntary hours to sport in New Zealand. We call them "sport makers, hearts of our community", because without them, sport just simply wouldn't happen. Referees, line [...]

May 18th, 2018|Comments Off on Keeping fit and active by playing sport or volunteering

Commonwealth Games success and options for winter exercise

  The Commonwealth Games are a pivotal event for many athletes across the world and I have had the privilege of being involved with the New Zealand team for three separate Games. This year was [...]

April 30th, 2018|Comments Off on Commonwealth Games success and options for winter exercise

TOP TARARUA SPORTSPEOPLE CELEBRATED AT ANNUAL AWARDS

Friday night saw the celebration of the Tararua region’s top sportspeople at the Downer Tararua Sports Awards, held at the Dannevirke Town Hall. The evening celebrated and recognised the achievements over the last two years. [...]

April 24th, 2018|Comments Off on TOP TARARUA SPORTSPEOPLE CELEBRATED AT ANNUAL AWARDS

Awards

Finalists Announced for the 2017 Manawatu Toyota Grassroots Sport Awards

Sport Manawatu is set to recognise the region’s most dedicated sport volunteers and organisations at the Manawatu Toyota Grassroots Sports Awards next week. The awards evening will celebrate 26 individual volunteers and seven [...]

November 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Finalists Announced for the 2017 Manawatu Toyota Grassroots Sport Awards

JACK LEWER & MYA RASMUSSEN SUPREME AWARD WINNERS

Jack Lewer and Mya Rasmussen take out the supreme awards at the House of Travel Stephen Parsons Secondary School Sports Awards. Thank you to all sponsors; Creative Catering, One Night Only, Massey University Student Association – [...]

October 26th, 2017|Comments Off on JACK LEWER & MYA RASMUSSEN SUPREME AWARD WINNERS

Finalists Confirmed for House of Travel Stephen Parsons Secondary School Sport Awards

To download a PDF version of the Finalists, please click here: Finalists House of Travel Stephen Parsons Secondary School Sports Awards 2017 To recognise the achievements of our student athletes, officials and volunteers. [...]

October 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Finalists Confirmed for House of Travel Stephen Parsons Secondary School Sport Awards

Successful night at the Central Energy Trust Manawatu Sports Awards

Sarah Goss has gone from sevens sister to the queen of the Manawatu sporting world. The captain of the olympic silver medal-winning New Zealand Women's Sevens team was named the supreme winner at the Manawatu Sports Awards [...]

March 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Successful night at the Central Energy Trust Manawatu Sports Awards