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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..
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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) ..
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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..
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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..

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Get Into Rugby flashmob in Sweden
Dec 2 5:49PM
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 »
Source: IRB
[Flashback] First Heritage Day Get Into Rugby Festival in South Africa
Dec 2 5:37PM
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 »
Source: IRB
Finland National 7s team players show why Rugby is a great sport for Girls
Dec 2 5:21PM
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 »
Source: IRB
Get Into Rugby is also implemented in Malaysia
Dec 2 5:10PM
Get Into Rugby has been gathering momentum in Malaysia with boys and girls getting involved across the country read item »
Source: IRB
Italy’s Rangheiri/Caminati win twice Friday to earn quarterfinal spot at FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam
Aug 27 5:31PM
Long Beach, Calif., USA, August 26, 2016 — Clearly the surprise team here, Italian Olympian Alex Rangheiri and his substitute partner Marco Daminati won two single-elimination ‘knockout’ rounds Friday to advance to Saturday’s quarterfinals at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball featuring the $800,000 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam in Long Beach, Calif. The Italians are part of eight teams from eight countries who moved forward. read item »
Source: FIVB
USA’s Hughes/Claes enjoy ‘summer school’ on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour
Aug 27 3:04PM
Long Beach, California, USA, Aug. 26, 2016 – Well, that was not a bad summer internship for Sara Hughes and Kelly Claes of the United States. The Beach Volleyball duo, who just started their senior year at the University of Southern California, broke more ground on their fledgling careers Friday by finishing in ninth place at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam. read item »
Source: FIVB
West Indies' chance to settle scores in familiar format
Aug 27 2:35PM
While these two matches are huge for the cricket economy and its globalisation - in terms of staging and not participation - the cricket carries more subtext than your usual bilateral Twenty20 internationals read item »
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