Maria Fredatovich had a stroke at the age of 13. Now 32, she enjoys a physically active lifestyle, refusing to let loss of peripheral vision, on-going balance and hand-eye coordination and problems stop her doing what she loves. More than that, Maria realised there was a need to help other young people who had the same challenges as herself..
These children were pretty excited to be able to meet Halberg Awards contender athletes on the Tuesday before the Halberg Awards night. Kevin Woolcott and Gordon Buchalter ran a coaching session and this gave the able bodied athletes and indication of the particular challenges that Mark, Cormac, Jaden, Faithleen and Matakorama (in the photo) ..
This is the third blog in a series looking at talent ID and development. The first blog I set the scene around Talent ID. The second I detailed what I believe should be the number one priority of every Talent ID programme and academy in New Zealand: developing the growth mindset in athletes. (to see the example scenario used to set the..
Does this sound familiar? All of you will have heard or been a part of the Talent I.D. process and the following example will not be new to you. ·
A leader within an NSO, RSO, Club or Secondary School starts to consider how to get more talent into their environment. They start with the mentality of “we need to have a talent pipeline tha..
I samband med Rugby Europe konferens i Stockholm genomfördes den 6 juli en flashmob på temat Get into rugby på Sergels torg. Stort tack till alla som hjälpte till att arrangera och deltog!!! read item »
The South Africa Rugby Union aims to recruit an additional million rugby players though the Get Into Rugby programme, through hundreds of trainings and festivals like this one organised on Heritage Day in Stellenbosch back in 2013. read item »
Do you want to play like a girl? PLAY RUGBY! The Finland National team rugby players, help Rugby Europe explaining what is get into rugby and what do they do in Finland to help getting more girls into rugby. read item »
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