Written by Larissa Cuff - Sport Bay of Plenty health team leader
Friday, September 20, 2019
September 23 to 29 is Mental Health Awareness Week and as part of the theme Explore your way to wellbeing – Whāia te ara hauora, Whitiora, we're exploring the benefits of physical activity on mental wellbeing.
Monday, September 2, 2019
Youth sport is set to undergo a dramatic shake-up as the leaders of Sport NZ and the country’s five largest participation sports speak out in a united front against negative experiences that are driving too many young New Zealanders away from sport.
Written by Lianne Pepperell - St John national referrals coordinator
Thursday, August 8, 2019
Ageing is inevitable, but there are many things you can do to ensure you remain on your feet and at less risk of a fall, explains St John national referrals coordinator Lianne Pepperell.
Written by Chloe Petterson, Insights Analyst
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Teenage girls don’t tend to do as much sport and physical activity as other groups. The NZSSSC Census found that only 46% of secondary school girls in the Bay of Plenty have meaningful involvement with a school sport programme – not even half.
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
Love might mean nothing when it comes to tennis scoring, but clubs across New Zealand are encouraging Kiwis to Love Tennis during a nationwide open weekend on 7 & 8 September.
Monday, August 5, 2019
Join mental performance coach Zane Winslade and staff from Sport Bay of Plenty's CoachForce team at a September workshop to discover how you can develop the confidence to have powerful conversations with athletes around the mental game.