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Coach Development Opportunities:

  • Year 10&11 Blues
  • Year 12 Blues
  • Open Blues
  • Interprovincial Campaign
  • ARA Scholarship Coaches
  • RNZ Coaching Modules
  • RNZ Coaches Conference
  • RNZ Coaches Scholarship
  • Sport NZ Development
  • Aktive Development


This year the ARA will be holding a Coaches Conference for coaches in the region. Details for this free event:

  • Saturday 3 September 2022; 12 pm – 4:30 pm
  • Venue: Endeavour Room at The Parnell Hotel & Conference Centre on Gladstone Road, Parnell
  • A light lunch will be provided and there will be a bar tab running at the end of the afternoon for coaches to socialise

What To Expect:

Sara Richardson (HPSNZ Lead Nutritionist) will discuss how to identify red flags in athletes’ nutrition and wellbeing, and how coaches can better support them when needed. Sara will also touch on how to support lightweights and coxswains who are struggling to maintain weight.

Simone Spencer (Aktive – Auckland Sport & Rec Manager, Sport) will discuss “Women & Girls in Sport”.

Sam Bosworth (Olympic Gold Medalist Coxswain) will discuss “How to coach coxswains” and conduct a Q&A.

Ian Bright (Takapuna Grammar Head Coach & NZ U21 Lead Coach) will discuss rigging and gearing boats/oars for crews from novice to Elite.

And more

Plus, a free bar tab running at the end…

RSVP with the link below so we can get a good indication of numbers.

All Auckland coaches are welcome!!

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