Women and Girls Focus
Sport NZ is committed to improving the opportunities, value and visibility for women and girls.The Government's Women and Girls in Sport and Active Recreation Strategy aims to ensure that all women and girls, in all roles, are visible, feel positive about the contribution they make, and value being involved and participating in all levels of play, active recreation and sport. See our research, resources and funding to find out how we are addressing the inequities for women and girls in play, active recreation and sport.
HERA – Everyday Goddess®
HERA – Everyday Goddess is an initiative that celebrates girls as girls through being physically active.
It’s about knowing, as a girl, that what drives you to be physically active is unique to you – and HERA celebrates that! It’s also got tips and tools for parents, teachers and coaches; all designed to get girls engaged in physical activity.
Roseanne Te Hau - Woman and Girls Manager
South Auckland born and bred, Rose has been actively involved in fitness, sport and various sporting teams her whole life. Rose has a strong commitment to creating an inspiring environment and encouraging others to make healthy positive choices. As the women and girls manager she is passionate about developing opportunities for our community and to increase engagement and participation of women and girls in sport and physical activity/recreation.