Sport Canterbury welcomed Abby Wilson to the Physical Activity Team in May 2016.
Abby's role as Physical Health Advisor takes responsibility for the Hagley-Ferrymead area.
Her key responsibilities are: supporting individuals to engage in lifelong physical activity for wellness; delivering eight-week 'Be Active' programmes; and providing physical activity leadership and relevant resources for Canterbury communities.
Abby holds a Bachelor of Applied Science with a major in Physical Activity and Health Promotion.
Since graduating in 2014, Abby has been working in various positions involving physical activity, notably eight months in Abu Dhabi working as an instructor/trainer for a women’s only gym. During her degree, Abby completed placements with Falls Prevention and the Canterbury District Health Board (CDHB) Wellness Programme.