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NZ's Favourite Springtime Fun Run

28 July, 2017 The date has been set for Canterbury’s favourite springtime event – Sunday 1 October 2017.

Taking Participation Seriously

26 July, 2017 For the team at Sport Canterbury, taking participation seriously means taking the time to up their own game.

Finding the Right Balance

22 July, 2017 The New Brighton Rugby Club has taken an innovative approach to changing player perception and habits around alcohol for a number of seasons.

Active Kids Embrace Sporting Culture

22 June, 2017 Active Kids across Greater Christchurch are looking forward to the school holidays for so many reasons – including the chance to try a new sport that combines skill and agility with a unique cultural experience.

A Muddy Great Day Out in 2017

18 June, 2017 Today at Motukarara, the 2017 UC Education Mud Run inspired 940 students - (over 65% young women!) - and 50 teachers, in a day of muddy motivation and good simple fun.

From "Maybe" to Motivated

15 June, 2017 Darfield High School Sports Coordinator Karen Armstrong says there are many reasons the event has inspired so many Canterbury students year after year.

Getting a Step Ahead

12 June, 2017 You might see four-year-old Izzy and her mum out running around or kicking a ball at the local playground. They are enjoying a new lease on life thanks to a free service to get them active and healthy.

Education Outside the Classroom

12 June, 2017 A special cross country event last week showcased the tremendous spirit of West Coast students, teachers and volunteers.

Changing Lives Across Canterbury

8 June, 2017 Jude Wastney lived in a world “enclosed by anxiety and depression”– until seeking a Green Prescription from Sport Canterbury.

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