Health & Safety Updates – August 2018

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter

Health & Safety Industry Updates Preventing bullying and responding to bullying at work Learn here what clubs should be doing to prevent and respond to bullying National online register of verified workplace H&S professionals Thinking about bringing someone in to help your club with H&S? Check here to make sure they are verified. Hazardous substances update including: – Training your … Read More

Professional Development

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With a clear education structure, pathway and set requirements in place, coach and judge development is on the radar for all clubs. However the same cannot be said for management and administrative roles within clubs. There is an increasing number of development opportunities available for people in leadership, management and administrative roles within sports clubs. Below is a range of … Read More

New Club Management Tool Hit NZ Shores

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If you attended the Gymnastics New Zealand 2018 Conference, you would have heard from Frank Sahlein, the director of 3rd Level Consulting. Frank was a gymnastics coach and business owner for 40 years before he put all his knowledge and experience into creating an online business management system, specific for gymnastic club management.  This will now benefit New Zealand clubs. … Read More

Health & Safety – June Updates

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Gymnastics NZ Health & Safety Guidelines Launched We’re very pleased to be launching the Gymnastics NZ Health & Safety Guidelines for Clubs. This resource has been developed to support those involved in running clubs (committees, centre manager and administrators) to better understand your H&S responsibilities, what you should be doing to meet them and how you can build a culture … Read More

Education Updates – June 2018

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Save the date – GFA Symposium October 21-22, 2018 – mark this on your calendar as an awesome weekend of action and fun, all whilst becoming more of an expert in your field. The Gym for All (GFA) Symposium will be held over Labour weekend (Sunday/Monday) in Wellington, hosted at Capital Gymnastics. Official flyers and registration will follow soon, but … Read More

Two Ollerup Scholarships Up For Grabs

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We’re excited to announce that we again have two scholarships on offer for Ollerup in 2019. 6-month Ollerup Scholarship (Jan – June 2019) – applications close 27 July 2018 12-month Ollerup Scholarship (August 2019– July 2020) – applications close 26 October 2018 Click on the links above for the relevant handbooks (including the application forms). If you have any questions please … Read More

Project 2020 – Nationals Date Change

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Following on from the announcement in February that the New Zealand Gymnastics Championships will be moved to the July school holidays in 2020, a team have been working on the project plan for the change which was released to the community at the end of May. The process has been aptly named ‘Project 2020.’ This plan provides clarity for clubs … Read More

Clubland Programmes Update – Feb 2018

Anna RobertsonClubland Newsletter, Community Sports Newsletter, Education, Member Updates

TeamGym and Tumbling The two priority programmes developed in 2017 were TeamGym and Tumbling pathways.  Both of these programmes became a focus through the community need and linking to the national participation strategy supporting retention of athletes in clubs. Elementary Coach pilot education courses for TeamGym and Tumbling were offered in November and were fully subscribed with 30 participants on each … Read More