Summit Fitness Equipment is now part of NovoFit - see www.ausleisure.com.au/suppliers/novofit/read more
Steve Hansen to headline landmark coaching convention
Fresh from winning the Rugby World Cup, All Blacks coach Steve Hansen will address 600 diverse coaches from around the country at Sport New Zealand’s ‘Connecting Coaches’ convention in December.
Introducing Hansen’s input to the conference, Sport NZ Chief Executive Peter Miskimmin explains “as one of the most successful elite coaches in the world, Steve Hansen will provide a unique insight into coaching that will benefit all of our attending coaches.”
Along with All Blacks coach Steve Hansen, the convention is also headlined by former Chair of UK Sport Baroness Sue Campbell and BlackCaps coach Mike Hesson, and includes many other high calibre coaches.
Miskimmin added “from grassroots right through to high performance sport, coaches play a crucial role in our world-leading sport system. ‘Connecting Coaches’ will give Kiwi coaches the tools, connections and inspiration they need to take their coaching to the next level.
“Through the theme of ‘coaching the New Zealand way’ we will ask some honest questions about Kiwi coaching and identify the areas we do well and the places we can improve.
“Our panel of world-class coaches will share their experiences and collaboration will be encouraged with every attendee joining a ‘learning team’ made up of 15 coaches drawn from across New Zealand sport.”
Around 600 coaches are expected to attend ‘Connecting Coaches’, and Miskimmin says the response has been fantastic.
He concludes “the uptake has been incredible. There is this real thirst for coach collaboration and development. With the help of our sports partners around the country we immediately identified and engaged a number of highly committed coaches.”
The Connecting Coaches convention takes place in Auckland from 4th to 6th December.
Click here to view event details in the Australasian Leisure Management industry Calendar.
3rd November 2015 - RUGBY WORLD CUP UNDERLINES ALL BLACKS SUPREMACY
2nd November 2015 - RUGBY WORLD CUP 2015 DECLARED BIGGEST AND BEST TOURNAMENT TO DATE
20th December 2014 - LESSONS BUSINESS CAN LEARN FROM NEW ZEALAND RUGBY
10th December 2014 - STUDY SUGGESTS ALL BLACKS LIKELY TO KEEP ON WINNING
Asking a small favour
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?
The news we publish at www.ausleisure.com.au is independent, credible (we hope) and free for you to access, with no pay walls and no annoying pop-up ads.
However, as an independent publisher, can we ask for you to support us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine - if you don't already do so.
Published bi-monthly since 1997, the printed Australasian Leisure Management differs from this website in that it publishes longer, in-depth and analytical features covering aquatics, attractions, entertainment, events, fitness, parks, recreation, sport, tourism and venues management.
Subscriptions cost just $90 a year.
Click here to subscribe.
The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.
With its sleek good looks and easy-to-use yet powerful functionality, Envibe is the premium fitness club software for the Australasian leisure, recreation and fitness industry. We are the most…read more
Principal Consultant Simon Weatherill has spent the last 20 years developing the world renowned Melbourne Sports Hub, as former Chief Executive Officer of the State Sports Centres Trust…read more
HQH Fitness is an international company that specialises in improving the health, fitness and wellness of people everywhere. We are the South Pacific distributors for Total Gym/GRAVITY Education and…read more
Geoff Ninnes Fong & Partners (GNFP) is a structural, aquatic and civil engineering consultancy with broad experience in the design of new municipal and institutional swimming pools, hydrotherapy…read more
Quayclean are a national cleaning and waste services partner with proven results in the understanding and delivery of cleaning needs and challenges faced by facilities including; major venues and…read more
Playrope Aqua-Fun, are the Australian & New Zealand exclusive distributors for Vortex Aquatic Structures International, the world leader in aquatic playgrounds and urban water landscapes.…read more
Activating skyscapes for tourism, art, leisure and living TouchCloud Global (TCg) is a highly specialised international consultancy, broker and principal, devoted solely to activating and energising…read more
get listed with our suppliers directory
Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!