The Future Champions Programme
Sport Taranaki facilitates the Future Champions Programme, an initiative aimed at recognising, acknowledging and supporting the development of young Taranaki athletes aged 15–18 years of age. Future Champions provides mentoring, personal development sessions and comprehensive workshops to assist those talented athletes selected for the programme to fulfill their potential.
Check out the biographies of some of the amazing 2017 Sport Taranaki Future Champions.
Applications for 2018 have now CLOSED
The 2018 Future Champions Programme consists of a series of workshops including nutrition, performance psychology, leadership, injury prevention, mental skills, dealing with the media, strength and conditioning, drug free sport and also includes forming an athlete life plan.
The athlete’s coaches and parents are included at relevant times to ensure the plans are aligned to what the athletes already have in place. The program is scheduled to run across Term 2 & 3 of 2018.