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Healthy Active Learning programme introduced to more than 300 schools

2021 Feb 11

Beehive media release. Children and young people in more than 300 schools and kura are part of an innovative programme that brings together learning about healthy eating and drinking habits, while…

Sport NZ invests an additional $7m into new plan for Māori wellbeing

2020 Nov 17

Sport NZ media release. Sport NZ Ihi Aotearoa has announced $7m of new investment over the next four years to improve wellbeing outcomes for Māori. This new plan will see the government agency…

Raelene Castle appointed CEO of Sport NZ

2020 Nov 04

Sport New Zealand media release. Raelene Castle ONZM has been appointed as the next CEO of Sport NZ. She replaces Peter Miskimmin, who steps down on 11 December after 11 years in the role. Ms Cast…

Sport NZ Encourages People To Make The Most Of Daylight Savings

2020 Sep 27

Sport New Zealand media release New COVID-19 research highlights post-lockdown decline in participation levels Sport NZ is encouraging New Zealanders to take full advantage of daylight savings b…

Drug Free Sport New Zealand And Sport Integrity Australia Education Collaboration Wins Recognition

2020 Sep 25

Drug Free Sport New Zealand media release Two of Drug Free Sport New Zealand’s (DFSNZ) Education resources have won accolades at the 2020 LearnX Live! Summit and Awards Show, held virtually on …

International sport back up and running in New Zealand

2020 Sep 25

Minister Robertson media release The Government is welcoming today’s announcement that the West Indies and Pakistan cricket teams will tour New Zealand this summer.  “A lot of hard work1ha…

DFSNZ Launches World-first Te Reo Māori Anti-doping Videos

2020 Sep 17

Drug Free Sport New Zealand media release Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) is celebrating Te Wiki o te Reo Māori this week by launching a new video resource in te reo Māori, and enjoyed a1Mā…

New Zealand to host Bledisloe Cup in October and ready to attract other international sporting events

2020 Sep 11

The Sport and Recreation Minister Grant Robertson says while it is disappointing the Rugby Championship will not be held in New Zealand, the country will host two Bledisloe Cup games in October and1…

Drug Free Sport New Zealand Asks For More From WADA

2020 Sep 04

Drug Free Sport New Zealand media release Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) Chief Executive Nick Paterson has joined other national anti-doping organisations in calling for the World Anti-Doping…

New chair for Drug Free Sport New Zealand

2020 Aug 27

Timothy Castle has been appointed as the new chair of Drug Free Sport New Zealand, Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage announced today. A member of the board for five years, Timothy1C…

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