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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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Nine projects to receive funding support through Sport NZ

Nine projects to receive funding support through Sport NZ's Young Women's Activation Fund

07/10/2019

Sport Waikato's This is ME® initiative is one of nine projects to receive funding support

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OPINION: It’s time to ‘shake up’ our approach to youth sport in the Waikato

OPINION: It’s time to ‘shake up’ our approach to youth sport in the Waikato

26/09/2019

Let’s take a moment to talk about our kids and the role we as adult influencers of youth sport play in shaping our kids’ sporting experiences.

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Know a worthy volunteer, sportsperson, coach or administrator?

Know a worthy volunteer, sportsperson, coach or administrator?

23/09/2019

Sports awards nominations are only open until this Friday 27 September!

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Sports bodies join together to change youth sport

Sports bodies join together to change youth sport

03/09/2019

Youth sport is set to undergo a dramatic shake-up as the leaders of Sport NZ and the country’s five largest participation sports speak out...

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GO FIT - fitness & health EXPO

A free fitness and Health Expo for the Waipa community!

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Morrinsville College Fun run/walk

18th Annual Fun Run and walk, 5km and 10km

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