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Sports Specific Resources

For coaching support specific to your sport, check out the coaching resources below. Note that some content may be restricted or require an application to access the resources.

Auckland Cricket

Basketball NZ - Beginners

Basketball NZ - Advanced

Harbour Rugby

Judo NZ

Netball Akl/Waitak

Nth Hrbr Volleyball

NZ Water Polo

Squash Auckland - Beginners

Squash Auckland - High Performance

Tennis NZ

Total Touch (NZ)

Yachting NZ


Groups & Databasing

Create groups on iSportz for sharing information among your players, administrators or other coaches.

Share videos, blogs, message boards, events and more.

Click to manage your groups »


Database your coaches and track their qualifications - manage their contact details.

The iSportz Clusters product is a fantastic extension to the use of information-sharing groups providing enhanced coach management features.

Click to contact iSportz about the Clusters product »


Run a Team Sports Channel

Run a team sports channel on iSportz promoting your team's sporting activities.

Run a blog, post videos, publish event calendars, add web pages, support your favourite iSportz members and more.

Each member of the team may contribute to the channel.

Important » Be sure your sports channel does not publish private information about the kids in your team. The kids protection comes first!

Click to configure your channel »

Note » you will be prompted to login to access this feature.

ABOUT GACU

When you think coaching - think GACU!

GACU stands for the Greater Auckland Coaching Unit. It is an organisation created specifically to facilitate, grow, and support a wide range of coaching resources, opportunities and knowledge across the Auckland region.

Through GACU's partnership with iSportz, many tools are provided free to coaches to share and learn from other coaches. We strongly encourage you to use the tools & resources on this page and throughout the website to be the best coach you can be.

GACU ON-LINE COACHING MODULES

Important » If you coach any of the sports below, we recommend you use the links below to complete the customised version of the module on that sport's website.

'GACU AUCKLAND COACHES' GROUP

The GACU Auckland Coaches group offers a very helpful range of tools for anyone involved in coaching - be it coaching juniors, seniors or any level between.

Covering the topics all coaches need to know: from dealing with difficult parents to helping your players develop using approaches such as Teaching Games for Understanding and NZ CoachApproach.

ISPORTZ TECHNICAL TOOLS FOR COACHES

Some useful technical tools on iSportz for you include:

  • networking with other coaches;
  • supporting/subscribing to channels;
  • joining groups;
  • subscribing to RSS Feeds and calendars;
  • playing videos side-by-side for skill comparisons.

You may also like to check out our features overview page to learn more about some of the iSportz features recommended for coaches.

SPORTS RULES

Learn all about the rules of each sport and the technical details for participation.