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Sport Waikato is proud to support the communities within the Waikato region, in their goals to achieving healthy lifestyles, which includes being active through both sport and recreation.

The core focus for Sport Waikato is and will always be to inspire and enable our people of the Waikato to be active and healthy for life.

Our teams are inspired by the words of Te Puea Herangi "Mahia te mahi hei painga mo te iwi". We strive every day to 'do the work for the betterment of the people'. 

As an organisation who has a focus on sport and recreation, Sport Waikato and all of its programmes are focussed around:

  • Healthy Active Lifestyles
  • Young People
  • Community Sport
  • Regional Leadership. 

Simply put - Sport Waikato’s role throughout the whole community is to help people to help themselves. 

So let's take the journey together - everyone, out there and active.

Community Sport

Community Sport

From coaching to clubs and sport development, Sport Waikato's community sport team are here to help

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Healthy active lifestyles

Healthy active lifestyles

For everything you need to know about keeping healthy and active, our healthy active lifestyles team will support you

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Regional Leadership

Regional Leadership

Everything you need to know about Sport Waikato's vision and history

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Young People

Young People

Sport Waikato has specific programmes to help and support young people to lead healthy active lifestyles and play sport

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A new approach to reduce drownings for the Waikato Region

A new approach to reduce drownings for the Waikato Region

04/10/2018

A group of local community leaders brought together by Water Safety New Zealand (WSNZ) recently met to set the vision for a new water safety strategy for the Waikato region.

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Waipa volunteer of the month - Greg Loomans

Waipa volunteer of the month - Greg Loomans

01/10/2018

Volunteers are a significant part of community sport and without them many sports would simply not be able to take place.

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Sport Waikato lends a helping hand to the community

Sport Waikato lends a helping hand to the community

19/09/2018

On Tuesday 18th September Sport Waikato spent the day helping out in the community as part of its ‘Good Sorts for Sport’ community day.

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Waikato secondary schools embrace new approach to physical activity

Waikato secondary schools embrace new approach to physical activity

10/09/2018

Female secondary school students across the Waikato region are beginning to see physical activity in a different light.

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Tokoroa Pink Walk

A passport walking challenge, collecting stamps from different check points in the Tokoroa CBD area.

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Workforce Training - Working with Whaanau

Natalie Parkes (Clinical Psycologist TPC) talks about childhood obesity and how to have difficult

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