Our Get Waikato Swimming, low-decile primary school swim and water safety program has been selected as a finalist for the 2021 Waikato Sport & Active Recreation Awards Sport & Active Recreation Partnership category!
Thank you to Sport Waikato and Awards Panel for the nod and to all our funders and supporters for helping to Get Waikato Swimming! Also huge shoutout to Hamilton Aquatics and St Peter’s Swimming Club and Sport Waikato for their support with this initiative from day.1 and to the Swimming Waikato staff who worked tirelessly to get this project off the ground
“We are absolutely delighted to get the nod for the second year in a row for a Swimming Waikato initiative, fingers crossed we can go one step further this year. To be nominated is a huge honor and a great way to acknowledge the hard work behind the scenes from the team at Swimming Waikato who have put their heart and soul into this new project. A huge thank you to everyone that has played their part, especially our funding partners and supporters, your support is key to initiatives like these. I would also like to pay tribute to Wendy Smith of Swimming New Zealand who has been instrumental in getting this project off the ground”
The final award evening will be on the 27th of January…fingers and toes crossed!