Fundamental Movement Skills
Fundamental movement skills are important to the motor development of children’s physical, cognitive and social growth. There are three categories in which the fundamental skills fit – Manipulative, Locomotor and Stability.
To see examples of activities which assist in the development of these fundamental movement skills...
KiwiSport Successful Applicants
Sport Wellington received eleven applications for Round 22 of the KiwiSport Open Fund, seeking a total of $255,274.60.
All were given careful consideration by the KiwiSport Assessment Panel and the Sport Wellington Board of Trustees.
The successful applicants are...
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21 May 2019
Finalists announced for WHG Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards
62 finalists have been named across 12 categories in this year’s WHG Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards.
The panel of judges with the job of...
1 May 2019
Globelet helping to minimise waste at iconic Wellington event
30,000 cups are normally used at the drink stations for the annual Wellington Round the Bays fun run event. Although cups used in the past were compos...
1 May 2019
Pilot project offers inclusive sporting opportunities for children with disabilities
Some say three’s a crowd, but for the Community Sport for Children with Disabilities Project, three organisations came together, backed by funding thr...
29 April 2019
Coach Developer Programme expands regionally
In early April, Sport NZ held the inaugural Central Region Coach Developer Residential Workshop in Palmerston North. This three-day workshop was the f...