At a function last night, Wellington High Performance Aquatics presented the 2016 Lloyd Morrison Aquatic Scholarships to local athletes, coaches and officials. WHiPA were delighted to welcome several Wellington Councillors to the function, including mayoral candidates Justin Lester, Jo Coughlan and Nicola Young, along with Simon Marsh and Paul Eagle. The awards were presented by WHiPA Patron Kerry Prendergast. Outstanding young Wellington swimmer, Chelsey Edwards, featured in
Last week WHiPA partnered with Sport Wellington to present a seminar on The Key Components of Talent with Wayne Goldsmith. The event was a great success with over 120 attendees representing coaches, athletes and parents from the local sporting community. The seminar focused on the inter relationship between the coaches, athletes and parents in developing talent and their specific roles they play in supporting the athlete. During the seminar, the attendees were split up into t
WHiPA are excited to partner with Sport Wellington to present guest speaker - sports performance expert Wayne Goldsmith. Wayne will speak on identifying and developing talent, and how to produce winning performances. This will be a must attend event for athletes and coaches wanting to take things to the next level. Friday 17th June 2016
from 5.30pm - 7pm
The Royal Society of NZ Lecture Theatre, 11 Turnbull Street, Thorndon $15 (incl. GST), Free entry for students - includes
Congratulations to the Wellington aquatic sportspeople named as finalists in the Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards this week!
Mary Fisher (Para-Swimming) Sportswoman of the Year Disabled Sportsperson of the Year Samantha Lee (Surf Life Saving & Swimming) Sportswoman of the Year Mark Berge (Swimming) Volunteer of the Year #SportspersonoftheYearAwards #MaryFisher #SamanthaLee #MarkBerge #Events