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Get in the Game, sport

9 March 2018

Our Commonwealth Games athletes are getting behind Sporting Schools to help encourage school children to play sport. See how.

Sporting Schools School Yard to Sports Star: Chris Hamer

7 March 2018

Victorian runner Chris Hamer started athletics as a middle distance specialist but thanks to one of Australia’s greatest distance coaches he now runs marathons! Chris talks about his early days playing a variety of sports during a recent Sporting School visit.

Students have an oarsome introduction

2 March 2018

The Grade 3 students at Miles Franklin Primary School in the ACT had an oarsome time recently – trialling the Sporting Schools rowing program. According to PE teacher Chris Currie the children enjoyed an introduction engaging with a non-traditional sport.

ASC steps in to support Deadly 7s

2 March 2018

The Australian Sports Commission has committed to helping Rugby Australia roll out our nation’s first Indigenous Rugby program known as Deadly 7s in 2018.

Lacrosse quickly shoots – and scores

2 March 2018

It has the spatial awareness of basketball, the hand-eye coordination required for hockey and it’s fast – so it’s not surprising lacrosse is hitting goals for schools across Australia.

Read the latest Schools Update

15 February 2018

Unsure of key dates for Sporting Schools funding and acquittals? Want to view the latest Schools Update newsletters? Then look no further.

It’s time to get into Rugby-Schools

1 February 2018

Your 2018 Sporting Schools Rugby Program has just got bigger and better! From February 1, Game On has been renamed and has been extended to both Primary and Secondary Schools.

15,000 participants find glory in soccer

31 January 2018

Perth Glory’s Sporting School Program has continued to engage kids across Western Australia, delivering football programs to 15,000 participants last year.