2019 AGM and Conference

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

The AGM and Club Conference is always an excellent opportunity for clubs to come together, learn something new about current topics, connect with other clubs and come away with new ideas to put into practice. This year conference topics included Member Protection and Leadership. Membership Protection was broken into four sections: Member protection – Leanne Olsen (GNZ) Sport Integrity – … Read More

Project 2020 Update – June 2019

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As you will hopefully be aware, the transition towards 2020 and the changes that this entails is broken into a series of projects covering a wide range of aspects. These are covered in the Club Support Plan that was released last year – definitely worth a read if you haven’t had a chance yet. Below is a summary of progress … Read More

Events Update – June 2019

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Timeline for requirements for Clubs hosting qualifiersThis is a reminder regarding the Endorsed Event Timeline. As the 2019 season is underway, please be reminded of the following deadlines regarding document submission. Please refer to your 2019 Event Pack for clarification. Failure to turn in the required documents could lead to implications in hosting future Endorsed Events. 1 month prior to … Read More

Education Updates – June 2019

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Practical Coaching HoursPlease ensure that your club has submitted Practical Coaching Hours for 2018. Practical hours are now submitted by Club Administrators through Club Portal. Practical Hours are required for coaches to maintain their qualification and are also a requirement for those coaches working with gymnasts who compete at the New Zealand National Championships. Not only is it a requirement … Read More

Club Portal, Ollerup and Important Dates

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Ollerup 2020 Gymnastics NZ once again has two scholarships to offer to students: Full Year Scholarship: August 2020 – July 2021 – Applications Close 31 October 2019 23 Week Scholarship: January 2020 – July 2020 – Applications Close 12 August 2019 Club Portal Club Portal is up and running and most clubs have now registered and are able to access … Read More

Industry Updates – June 2019

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Employment Law ChangesIn the last issue of Clubland we talked about the changes to employment law. These have now all taken effect. They are covered well in this article by Buddle Findlay. So what now?Employers should check employment offer letters, employment agreements, policies and processes to ensure they are consistent with the law changes set out above. More generally, staff … Read More

Development Opportunities – June 2019

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Dare to Lead™ in Sport Workshop1-2 July 2019Molesworth Street, WellingtonThis is a 2-day courage skill-building workshop specifically for people in sport. The workshop is based on the research of Dr Brene Brown and is aimed at athletes, coaches and administrators, managers and committee members who are looking to learn how and why courage builds better leaders and teams.See the Dare … Read More

Project 2020 Update – March 2019

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Recently, this Project 2020 update was sent out to all clubs. If you have not already done so, we encourage you to take some time to read it now. In this issue, we look a little deeper into the types of changes that are being made and how some clubs are tackling these changes and seeking new opportunities.More detailed information … Read More

Events update – March 2019

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The 2019 Competition season has commenced and all events are now available on the Events calendar. Key things to note for 2019 Events and New Zealand Gymnastics Championships: Coach Qualifications: Coaches whose athletes are competing at the level eligible to attend the New Zealand Gymnastics Championships must hold (at a minimum) the Elementary Coach qualification for their code in order … Read More

Education Updates – March 2019

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Education courses are well underway for 2019 and all course bookings are now done through Club Portal. Feedback about this registration process has been very positive so far. If you are wanting to book someone onto a course and have not yet received information about accessing club portal, please contact Helpdesk or your Relationship Manager and they will arrange this … Read More