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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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Casey Kopua takes out major titles at Brian Perry Waikato Regional Sports Awards

Casey Kopua takes out major titles at Brian Perry Waikato Regional Sports Awards

31/01/2020

Winners of the prestigious 2019 Brian Perry Regional Sports Awards were announced on Thursday 30th January 2020 at Claudelands Conference & Exhibition Centre, Hamilton.

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Putaruru Touch takes on the Good Sports® message

Putaruru Touch takes on the Good Sports® message

18/12/2019

The Good Sports® initiative aims to create positive sporting experiences for Kiwi kids by supporting and educating the key adult influencers

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This is ME® supporting Women and Girls to Move More in Waitomo

This is ME® supporting Women and Girls to Move More in Waitomo

03/12/2019

The This is ME® Secondary Schools Programme has continued at Te Kuiti High School in 2019...

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Under 5 Energize helps improve nutrition and physical activity for under fives

Under 5 Energize helps improve nutrition and physical activity for under fives

02/12/2019

Over the past six years, Under 5 Energize has worked alongside 121 Early Childhood centres...

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Children's Day Putaruru

Bring the whole whanau and your picnic blanket with your dinner and enjoy the free entertainment!

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Huntly Fun Run

ANNUAL Fun Run for Huntly and the wider community.

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