Sport Waikato is proud to support the communities within the Waikato region, in their goals to achieving healthy lifestyles, which includes being active through both sport and recreation.

The core focus for Sport Waikato is and will always be to inspire and enable our people of the Waikato to be active and healthy for life.

Our teams are inspired by the words of Te Puea Herangi "Mahia te mahi hei painga mo te iwi". We strive every day to 'do the work for the betterment of the people'. 

As an organisation who has a focus on sport and recreation, Sport Waikato and all of its programmes are focussed around:

  • Healthy Active Lifestyles
  • Young People
  • Community Sport
  • Regional Leadership. 

Simply put - Sport Waikato’s role throughout the whole community is to help people to help themselves. 

So let's take the journey together - everyone, out there and active.

Community Sport

Community Sport

From coaching to clubs and sport development, Sport Waikato's community sport team are here to help

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Healthy active lifestyles

Healthy active lifestyles

For everything you need to know about keeping healthy and active, our healthy active lifestyles team will support you

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Regional Leadership

Regional Leadership

Everything you need to know about Sport Waikato's vision and history

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Young People

Young People

Sport Waikato has specific programmes to help and support young people to lead healthy active lifestyles and play sport

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Toka Irere Te Openga Natua takes out two titles at the Mercury South Waikato District Sports Awards

Toka Irere Te Openga Natua takes out two titles at the Mercury South Waikato District Sports Awards

08/11/2017

Toka Irere Te Openga Natua, named Sportsperson of the Year and Sporting Personality of the Year, has had an amazing year.

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Service to Sport recipients recognised at the Hamilton City Council Sport Volunteer Awards

Service to Sport recipients recognised at the Hamilton City Council Sport Volunteer Awards

03/11/2017

Thursday 2nd November saw a number of Hamilton sporting volunteers recognised in awards held at The Bill Gallagher Centre, Wintec.

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Are you a member of a Club committee?

Are you a member of a Club committee?

21/08/2017

We need your help to identify gaps and opportunities to grow sport and recreation in the community.

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Sport Waikato’s ‘Good Sorts for Sport’ community day

Sport Waikato’s ‘Good Sorts for Sport’ community day

21/08/2017

Sport Waikato is giving its staff time off work duties to spend the day helping out on community projects.

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Hauraki/Thames-Coromandel District Sports Awards 2017

Recognising achievement in the Hauraki & Thames-Coromandel districts

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Saturday Morning Rides - Te Miro

Mountain Biking rides for kids 8-15 years at Te Miro Mountain Bike Park. Adults are welcome to

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