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More Than One Million Free Water Skills For Life Lessons In Auckland Celebrated

Monday, 19 April 2021, 3:58 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

A significant milestone of Water Skills for Life in Auckland has been marked - more than one million free lessons across the region in ten years. Water Skills for Life is managed in Tāmaki Makaurau by Aktive, in partnership with community delivery ... More >>

More Than One Million Free Water Skills For Life Lessons In Auckland Celebrated

Monday, 19 April 2021, 3:37 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

A significant milestone of Water Skills for Life in Auckland has been marked – more than one million free lessons across the region in ten years. Water Skills for Life is managed in Tāmaki Makaurau by Aktive, in partnership with community delivery ... More >>

Jennah Wootten appointed CE of Aktive

Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 2:18 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Jennah Wootten has been appointed the new Chief Executive of Aktive, replacing Dr Sarah Sandley who is stepping down after seven years in the role. Currently General Manager Partnerships & Communication with Sport New Zealand, Ms Wootten has ... More >>

Women’s Leadership Development Programme Provides Dedicated Opportunity

Thursday, 8 April 2021, 3:01 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

A diverse group of 24 current and emerging women leaders from Auckland’s sport and recreation sector came together recently to take part in a new initiative – Aktive’s Women’s Leadership Development Programme (WLDP). The 18-month programme ... More >>

Papatoetoe High School Gets Sport And Active Recreation Boost

Wednesday, 10 March 2021, 2:19 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Following a challenging time with COVID-19, Papatoetoe High School is set to reap the benefits of a physical activity boost with a helping hand from Aktive - and the school community is looking forward to embracing sport and active recreation opportunities ... More >>

Do You Know What Auckland Council Is Planning For Sport And Recreation In Your Community?

Monday, 1 March 2021, 5:07 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Community sport, recreation, play and physical activity connect Auckland and Aucklanders, providing a range of benefits for our region. That’s why it’s imperative that sport and recreation is appropriately acknowledged in Auckland Council’s 10-year ... More >>

Dr Sarah Sandley To Step Down As CE Of Aktive

Wednesday, 3 February 2021, 5:08 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Dr Sarah Sandley is stepping down as CE of Aktive, a role she has held since the organisation’s inception seven years ago. “Twelve months ago, I indicated to the Aktive Board that I intended to step down and shift to a trans-Tasman base. However, ... More >>

Auckland Set To Benefit From Two New Funds For The Region

Friday, 29 January 2021, 12:41 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Over $670,000 has been made available to the Auckland sport and recreation sector with two additional funds: Junior Players Tāmaki Makaurau and Working Together Tāmaki Makaurau, designed to support organised sport in the region. The one-off funds are ... More >>

Auckland Sport And Recreation Women’s Networking Event Focuses On Empowerment And Future Steps

Tuesday, 15 December 2020, 2:50 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

More than 90 female sport and recreation representatives from across Auckland attended the recent Women’s Networking Event, run by Aktive in partnership with Women in Sport Aotearoa, Ngā Wāhine Hākinakina o Aotearoa (WISPA). Focused on empowerment, ... More >>

Aktive Launches Auckland Sport And Recreation Facility Planning Roadmap

Friday, 11 December 2020, 10:07 am | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Auckland sport and recreation organisations, and ultimately communities are set to benefit with the introduction of a Facility Planning Roadmap , giving an overview of the facility planning process across the region. Designed by Aktive in partnership ... More >>

Over $4.2 Million Of Sport NZ’s Community Resilience Fund Allocated Across Auckland

Thursday, 5 November 2020, 10:08 am | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

548 play, active recreation and sport organisations across Auckland have received a total of $4,236,590 in funding from Sport NZ’s $15 million Community Resilience Fund Phase 2 to help alleviate the financial impact from COVID-19. The fund, which ... More >>

New Appointments To Aktive Board

Wednesday, 21 October 2020, 8:12 am | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Aktive has announced two new appointments to its board - former Deputy Mayor of Auckland City Penny Hulse MNZM, and public health expert and academic Dr Mataroria Lyndon MBChB, MPH, PhD, Ngāti Hine, Ngāti Whatua, Waikato. The appointments are ... More >>

Aktive Recognised With Two New Zealand Sport & Recreation Awards

Thursday, 24 September 2020, 10:00 am | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

The 2020 New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards saw Aktive, a charitable trust with a vision to make Auckland the world’s most active city, receive two national awards - the Community Impact Award for Good Sports® and Leadership in Diversity ... More >>

More Than $5 Million Of Sport NZ’s New Community Fund Available In Auckland

Monday, 24 August 2020, 3:30 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Applications are now open for Sport NZ’s new fund - Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa - for community-based programmes and projects targeting children and young people at most risk of missing out or being less active. $5,142,362 of the fund will be ... More >>

Aktive Board Chair Appointed To New Zealand Olympic Committee Board

Friday, 19 June 2020, 9:14 am | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Aktive Board Chair Graham Child has been appointed to the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) Board effective immediately. Mr Child, a founding trustee of Aktive, comes from a strong sporting background having represented New Zealand in hockey. He is ... More >>

Auckland Sport & Recreation Survey Identifies Much-needed COVID-19 Support

Tuesday, 7 April 2020, 5:38 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

Lockdown uncertainty, loss of membership, human resources, solvency and recovery plans are among key aspects keeping Auckland sport and recreation organisations awake at night as the country faces COVID-19. Initiated by Aktive, the survey was conducted ... More >>

Counties Manukau KiwiSport funding boosts opportunities

Friday, 31 January 2020, 9:25 am | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

The Counties Manukau independent KiwiSport Advisory Group is delighted to announce the outcome of the second round of 2019 KiwiSport funding, with over $910,000 offered to clubs, schools, sports and recreation organisations across Counties Manukau. More >>

Inaugural Women’s Networking Event for Auckland sport & rec

Monday, 16 December 2019, 4:26 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

"We can all lead in our own way and in our own context" was a key message at Aktive’s inaugural Women’s Network Event attended by more than 65 female sport and recreation representatives from across Auckland. More >>

First Women’s Networking Event for Akld sport and recreation

Monday, 16 December 2019, 2:04 pm | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

“We can all lead in our own way and in our own context” was a key message at Aktive’s inaugural Women’s Network Event attended by more than 65 female sport and recreation representatives from across Auckland. More >>

Auckland’s socio-economic gap driving participation down

Monday, 9 December 2019, 11:02 am | Aktive - Auckland Sport and Recreation

The spotlight was on social inequality at the recent Sport and Recreation Sector Event 2019: Making Auckland the world’s most active city , with international benchmarking from Portas Consulting revealing that deprivation in Auckland affects participation ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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