Ashhurst School Sports Programme
Ashhurst School provides a very wide-ranging variety of sporting opportunities at school. We cater for all levels of sportsperson from participation focused and fitness-based to competitive events. The school provides opportunities for children to participate in weekly sports in the following teams;
Children are able to register for these sports by visiting the drop-down menu, picking the sport and filling in the form
Within school hours we provide a wide range of opportunities as well such as
Elite sport (Touch, Netball, Volleyball, Basketball, Rugby, Football, Cross Country, Athletics). These are one-off day events
Year 5/6 Super Sports and Ricoh Sports (Netball, basketball, Football and Rugby)
Central Football Tournaments
Rippa Rugby Tournaments
Ashhurst School also provides a sports coach (Andre Taylor) who works with classes and teams on building confidence and capability. Our Year 7/8 students have the opportunity to be part of a "Sports Academy" where they apply to be apart of and are part of a programme that runs weekly for the whole year. This programme covers items such as fitness development and programme, nutrition, rest and recovery etc.
Sports such as
Are all club-based and have to be run by clubs in the Manawatu. There is both an Ashhurst Pohangina Rugby and Football Club in the village. Cricketers will need to register with a club in either Palmerston North or Feilding.
There is also a local Ashhurst Athletics club as well.
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Ashhurst School Code of Conduct