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Balance is Better in action

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Balance is Better in Action

Case Study: Netball New Zealand

Every weekend over the winter season thousands of Kiwi kids gather on netball courts around the country. From the outside, the sport...
Balance is Better in Action

Case Study: Capital Hockey

In 2017 a group of Hockey Regional Performance Managers sat around a table at an under 21 National Tournament and realised they...

Principles of Balance is Better

How much is too much when it comes to youth sport?

A guide to understanding specialisation, playing multiple sports, and training load.

What does bringing Balance is Better to life look like?

Ultimately, the true impact of Balance is Better will be seen through the actions of individuals and organisations who bring change and improvement to youth sport in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Explore the following stories to see examples of Balance is Better being put into action.

Everybody has a part to play when it comes to bringing about the change underpinned by Balance is Better. What’s yours?

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Balance is Better in Action

Summer of sailing

Throughout next year, the world’s leading sailors will be competing in the Sail Grand Prix, providing ākonga with inspiration to design technologies to harness...
Balance is Better in Action

CRIC-KIDS steps up to the wicket

Cricket is the first of three Women’s World Cups to be held in New Zealand over the next two years and ākonga across the country...
Balance is Better in Action

Learning through sport

As the country hosts a series of major sporting events over the next few years, Sport New Zealand is leading a project,...
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