- Forsyth Barr BOP Sports Awards
- Volunteering in the Bay
- COVID-19 Help
- Lead the Cheer
- Club Assistance
- Spaces and Places Strategy
- Coach and Talent Development
- BayTrust CoachForce
- Disability Sport
We're here for our community
The sport and recreation sectors have suffered unprecedented disruption and change as a result of COVID-19. Sport Bay of Plenty is here to help you navigate these challenging times.
Below are a list of services available to help community sports clubs and play and recreation providers, as well as key staff contacts that you can reach out to if you have any questions.
Help for play, active recreation and sports organisations
The Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand has some great tips to support individual and community mental health and wellbeing during COVID-19.
Information for businesses
The Employee and Manufacturers Association has free legal and employment relations advice plus resources to help businesses through COVID-19.
Business support network
Manaaki is a network of world-leading business experts here to support Aotearoa's small businesses. Ask questions and connect with other small businesses for support.
Information from national sector bodies
Sport New Zealand has guidelines about sport and recreation activities at different alert levels, as well as advice and resources to support the sector.
Recreation Aotearoa has webinars, information resources and ideas to help the recreation industry develop strategies and solutions to navigate COVID-19.
Connect with our team
We're here to help. From RSOs, to sports clubs and local recreation providers, or team can assist with advice, resources and planning.
027 461 7219
Community Sport & Coaching Development Team Leader
021 484 561
Community Coaching Advisor
022 637 9380
Sport Development Advisor
021 246 1019
Community Sport Development Advisor (Western Bay)
021 173 4770
Community Sport Development Advisor (Central & Eastern Bay)
027 612 7456
027 269 2730
Recreation Connector EBOP
027 521 7070