Grow your Club through effective marketing ideas

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

With increasing competition for members, bringing in new members to your club is always important and often a challenge. Raising the profile of your club through a range of marketing ideas will help to increase the number of people through the door. Below is a range of ideas that you could consider for promoting your club in the lead up … Read More

Programme Updates – November 2019

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Sport NZ Insights – What do young people want? There is now significant research and insights from around the world and in NZ for what motivates people and young people, in particular, to participate in sport or physical activity.  As new generation’s experiences are different from the previous, then so are their needs for the activities they chose to spend … Read More

Education Update – November 2019

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The draft education calendar for 2020 is on the education calendar. On this page you will see up-to-date versions of the education calendar (regional/weekend view and also by course view) for all coaching courses (including XTND) and judging courses. This page will periodically be updated as courses are confirmed. There may be further additions to the calendar including workshops. With … Read More

Gymnastics NZ Updates and Reminders – November 2019

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Summer CampsWe have included summer camps on the events calendar for Summer 2019/2020. Just scroll down for the calendar.If you have a summer camp you would like to see included on the calendar please contact your Relationship Manager with details. Child ProtectionIn 2020 there will be a significant focus on Child Protection/Safeguarding Children. This will include: • Promotion of Child … Read More

Health and Safety Updates – November 2019

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Building a Positive Health & Safety CulturePositive health and safety culture is ultimately about people, specifically your people and team, and how they work together and with others, they come into contact with through your workplace.The importance of moving beyond meeting minimum health and safety requirements via lists and processes is highlighted in this article: Building a Positive Health & … Read More

Industry Updates – November 2019

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Women and Girls Government StrategyIn October 2019, the Government launched the strategy for Women and Girls in Sport and Active Recreation. It has been identified that there are clear inequalities for women and girls when it comes to participation and their wider involvement and visibility within sport and active recreation in Aotearoa New Zealand. This strategy aims to create an … Read More

Events Update – August 2019

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2019 NZ Gymnastics Championships With only a few weeks left until Nationals, all involved will be furiously busy with last-minute preparations.As a reminder, we rely on an amazing team of volunteers to help make the event a success and this year we have the added incentive of entry into a draw to win passes to the Pacific Rim Championships (April … Read More

Education Update – August 2019

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Coaching Advisor Get TogetherAt the end of June the Coaching Advisors from each of the code technical committees, along with a representative from the Gym for All Sport Development Committee got together. It was a good opportunity to get everyone up-to-date with the current coaching framework and online coaching resources as well as a discussion of projects which the different … Read More

Industry Updates – August 2019

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FIGPromoting Gender Equality in sport is becoming increasingly important around the world and is one of the main goals of the IOC’s Olympic Agenda 2020. FIG has made significant steps towards gender equality including: • FIG Rules for the makeup of executive and committee positions that ensure fair gender representation. • Establishing the FIG Women in Gymnastics Commission • FIG … Read More

Athlete Well-Being

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The Athlete Well-Being Project was initiated through Project 2020 and athlete well-being will now be a regular feature in Clubland. For Athlete well-being to become integrated into the mind-set of all of those involved with athletes – coaches, parents and administrators, then the starting point to implement change is where the policy and decisions are made. We will update you … Read More