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Swim, bike, run – so much fun!

1 March 2017

The Triathlon program provided a new and exciting experience for students at Upper Mt Gravatt State School including access to a qualified coach and the resources that they would not have otherwise been able to have.

Secondary students having a field day with Athletics

27 February 2017

Dedicated, passionate, and receptive – those are the words used to describe Athletics coach Duncan Large following the success of the Athletics program he delivered at Manor Lakes College in Victoria as part of the Australian Sports Commission’s Youth Participation program.

Nepean takes small steps to change lives of students

24 February 2017

A small specialist school at Seaford in Victoria, Nepean has used Sporting Schools funding to bring in much needed sporting resources and equipment – and engage more than 100 students in a wide variety of sports they may not otherwise have a chance to try.

Sporting Schools continues to grow and evolve in 2017

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.

NSW Schools Map a path to sporting success

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.