CEO letter to Members on Safe Sport

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates

To our valued members, As a community, we will all have an awareness of the recent saddening global events in relation to athlete abuse and gymnastic culture in recent times.  The actions of some have been abhorrent and completely unacceptable, and Gymnastics New Zealand (GNZ) agrees with and supports the global response and actions being taken to deal with these … Read More

2020 Annual General Meeting

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates

In accordance with the Constitution, Gymnastics New Zealand is calling for nominations to fill the two Elected Board Member positions which become vacant at the upcoming AGM – Saturday 18th July 2020. Nominations are due by 5:00pm Thursday 18th June 2020, using the nomination form. Please find more information detailed here. Furthermore, nominations are being called for Life Membership, Meritorious … Read More

CEO Update – December 2018

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates

“Then the Grinch thought of something he hadn’t before! What if Christmas, he thought, doesn’t come from a store. What if Christmas…perhaps…means a little bit more!” ― Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas This quote sprung to my mind, not just because of the festive season, but also the parallels it presents when thinking about what gymnastics means to … Read More

Notice of 2018 AGM & Conference

GNZ AdminCEO / Board Updates

Notice of 2018 AGM Notice is given that the 2018 Annual General Meeting of GymSports New Zealand Incorporated, trading as Gymnastics New Zealand, is to be held at the – Sudima Hotel, 18 Airpark Drive, Mangere, Auckland Commencing at 4:00pm on Sunday 6 May 2018. Important Information – 2018 AGM The following are the key dates and details for the … Read More

Call for Nominations – Elected Board Members; Life Members; Meritorious & National Service Awards

GNZ AdminCEO / Board Updates, Member Updates

The Board Appointments Panel (BAP) is calling for nominations from suitably qualified candidates to fill two Elected Board Member positions for the GymSports New Zealand Incorporated, trading as Gymnastics New Zealand, Board which become vacant as of the 2018 AGM, Sunday 6th May.  Under the Terms of the Constitution, the retiring Board Members Pete Elderkin and Jane Borren are eligible … Read More

CEO Update – December 2017

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates, e-News, Member Updates

‘Brave new worlds’, ‘Final frontiers’, ‘Giant leaps for humankind’, ‘Journey into the unknown’, ‘The path less travelled’. These are all traditionally filled with impressions of large-scale commitment to grand ideas that are bold and present infinite opportunity. Whilst a number of these have occupied your organisation during 2017, there is also a significant amount of business as usual that, in … Read More

CEO Update – August 2017

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates, e-News

‘How are you?” she asked, ‘Busy’ was the reply, ‘When are we not?’ was the rhetorical response. I overheard this conversation in one of my visits to a nationals qualifying competition recently. It could have been repeated hundreds of times all over the country as our community volunteers, juggling family and work commitments, indulge their (or more often their children’s) … Read More

Notice of Special General Meeting

GNZ AdminCEO / Board Updates

  Notice is given for a Special General Meeting (SGM) to be held on Thursday 28th September 2017. The SGM will be held for the purpose of filling a recently vacated Elected Board Member position. Please refer to the MEMO providing details of the SGM and Elected Board Member nomination form.

SDC Review Update

Anna RobertsonCEO / Board Updates, e-News

As the date of 1 August has passed, it is timely to give an update as to the status of the SDC review process. The Terms of Reference and Rules and Regulations covering SDC’s have reached the point of final draft, and have been sent to the SDC Peer Review Group for assessment and comment. Both of these documents are … Read More

Recent Board Appointments

GNZ AdminCEO / Board Updates

In accordance with the GymSports NZ Constitution, ‘15.3 (a) Board Appointments Panel’ (BAP), the BAP was convened to conduct the process of determining vacant Appointed Board Member positions. This process is outlined in the GymSports NZ Constitution points 15.3 (c) through to 15.4 (d), inclusive. As obligated under point 15.4 (d), I have been advised by the BAP of the … Read More