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Minister unveils FIFA U-20 volunteer uniforms

2015 May 01

Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman has today unveiled the FIFA Under-20 World Cup volunteer uniform at a football event in Auckland. “Volunteers play a vital role in the successful1h…

Speech to Sport NZ’s annual conference, Auckland (14 April 2015)

2015 Apr 14

Hon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister for Sport and Recreation 14 April 2015 Speech notes Speech to Sport NZ’s annual conference, Auckland Opening It’s great to be here for Sport New Zealand’s annua…

International cyclist and former doper to address conference

2015 Apr 14

World-renowned cyclist, former teammate of Lance Armstrong, and self-confessed doper, Tyler Hamilton, will share his captivating story at the Sport NZ conference today. One of the few cyclists to1…

Drug Free Sport NZ responds to Essendon ruling

2015 Apr 01

Drug Free Sport NZ says yesterday's ruling on Essendon players by the Australian Football League’s Anti-Doping Tribunal provides valuable lessons for athletes, sporting clubs and anti-doping1agenc…

Countdown to NZ hosting FIFA U-20 World Cup

2015 Apr 01

Following a hugely successful ICC Cricket World Cup, Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman says the countdown is now on for football’s FIFA Under-20 World Cup. “The country has been1g…

Black Caps have done us proud

2015 Mar 31

Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman says the Black Caps have done New Zealand proud in the ICC Cricket World Cup. Dr Coleman will be attending the public welcome home for the Black Caps…

New strategy aims to preserve New Zealand’s proud sporting heritage

2015 Mar 20

Sport NZ has today launched a new Strategic Plan (2015-20) aimed at ensuring New Zealand remains one of the world’s most successful sporting nations. Sport NZ Chief Executive Peter Miskimmin …

Minister acknowledges the passing of Sir Don Rowlands

2015 Mar 19

Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman today acknowledged the passing of rowing legend Sir Don Rowlands. “Sir Don was an inspirational athlete and a highly successfully businessman,”1s…

Sport and recreation still a big part of Kiwi lives

2015 Mar 16

Sport and recreation continue to play a big part in the lives of Kiwis, according to the latest Active New Zealand survey released by Sport NZ today. The Active NZ Survey 2013/14 provides a nation…

High Performance Sport NZ congratulates Halberg Sportsman and Sportswoman Winners

2015 Feb 12

High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ) Chief Executive Alex Baumann says the winners of the 52ndHalberg Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Awards are outstanding athletes who consistently1del…

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