Community

Mitre 10 Festival of Sport and Recreation Expo and Seminar

4 September 2019

This year’s Festival of Sport Recreation is a two part production! – the festival day itself on 15th September and the first of our speaker series on 24th September. Spearheaded by the Upper Clutha Sports Community, these events are designed to inform, inspire, activate and connect our sport and recreation community. The ‘Mitre 10 Festival of Sport Recreation’ on Sunday 15th September at the Wanaka Recreation Centre from 10am -1pm, show cases the wide range of active opportunities offered by local clubs, organisations and businesses and will be held in 4 arenas:

•  The Print It Display Court - 30+ booths
•  The Central Lakes Physio Activities Court – indoor
•  The Fit Collective Kids Zone - indoor
•  The Stonewood Homes Interaction - outdoor

FREE & FUN! Whether it involves hitting, jumping, throwing, kicking, climbing, swinging, tumbling or just finding out – there is something for all! A full event programme will be in the Messenger next week. Enquiries: Amy Allan - Ph 021 2778 669.

The Gallaway Cook Allan speaker series will offer an evening of further inspiration from our panel of four speakers: Dave Collins (Sports Pysch), Tom Wilmott (SSNZ Head Park & Pipe Coach), Dougal Allan (Multisport Athlete) and Annabel Anderson (SUP Athlete). They will reveal how “Mind over Matter” can lead to success in the face of adversity and how some of the techniques used in high performance sport can be applied to everyday life.

Tuesday 24th September, 7.00 - 8:30pm. $10 Tickets available www.eventfinda.co.nz Enquiries: Britt Hawes - Ph 027 2257 001.