14 February 2017
Australian Jackeroos Bowler Kelsey Cottrell tells Sporting Schools her story of how she got into bowls and shares her advice for school children trying sports.
8 February 2017
Following the initial success of Sporting Schools, the Australian Government has invested an extra $60 million to expand Sporting Schools’ reach into secondary schools, and help hurdle the barriers that trigger a drop in teenagers participating in sport.
15 December 2016Olympic Gold Medallist rower Kim Brennan reminisces about her time playing sport at school, and gives her top tips to kids about playing sport.
30 November 2016
Regional schools from NSW were provided a wonderful setting for 30 Kindergarten to Year 6 students to be introduced to orienteering through the Sporting Schools Program. Instructors from Orienteering ACT joined with the students for a day to provide foundational skills of the sport.
24 November 2016
Children at Redland Bay State School this term have made table tennis their sport of choice for the summer months.
11 November 2016
Thanks to the ANZ Hot Shots Tennis program, Jugiong Public School students made it all the way through to the State finals in Sydney following a successful outing in the Hot Shots tennis tournament in Yass.
11 November 2016
ORIMA research and the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) are continuing to measure how well Sporting Schools has achieved its objectives.
3 November 2016
‘Heroes’ focuses on the importance of some of the most important people playing sport, for their own benefit, and in the process, being a positive influence on children.
And if you think the likes of Tim Cahill or Caitlin Bassett are their heroes… think again.
12 October 2016
Students in over 15 Victorian schools have benefitted from Volleyball Australia’s coach Cori Wilder’s experience. Cori has a wealth of experience playing and coaching volleyball and is now transferring these skills to school students through Volleyball Australia’s Spikezone Program.
23 September 2016Sporting Schools kicked off a year ago and in that time more than 200,000 students per term have been playing sport before, during and after school.