South Canterbury Falls Prevention Coordinator Cathie Weith joined the region’s Green Prescription team in 2002.
She is originally from New York, USA, and moved to New Zealand in 1987.
Cathie completed a Master’s degree from the University of Virginia in Adapted Physical Education, and has taught at both secondary and tertiary levels in the USA and NZ.
She has been active over the last 20 years supporting her husband and three children in their sporting endeavors.
Cathie has also run an ‘Exercise to Music’ programme for over 20 years in Timaru. She is extremely passionate about working with older adults, helping them to continue to have an active lifestyle and working with other groups involved with positive ageing.
E-mail Cathie Weith, Sport Canterbury Falls Prevention Coordinator, South Canterbury Regional Office