Winter 2018 Sport Shorts

Athletics Sydney: 10 Saturday 5 May saw 4 of our Track and Road development group hit the road as part of the Athletics NSW Sydney: 10. Returning to defend his title was Luke Bailey. Alongside Luke were Triple Junior World Champion Greg Luff, Australian Melasian Championships representative Emily Preketes-Ashley and IWAS World Championship medallist Julie

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Winter 2018 Member News

WS NSW received a note from Sandra Auprince to share how well her son Michael (pictured below) had been performing over in Alabama: “Hi there, I am just writing to let you know about the successes of Michael Auprince at the National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament which was held at Southwest Missouri State University (USA) from

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Winter 2018 Junior Wheelies

School Holiday Camp The April school holidays saw the return of the Junior Wheelie’s School Holiday Program for 2018! Ten of our junior members came along to Alexandria Park Tennis courts for two jam-packed days of wheelie fun. Our juniors were introduced to basketball, tennis, rugby, balloon soccer, bowls, and other games. On the Friday

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2018 Winter Roadshow

As Schools have settled into classes after the first term, the Roadshow Bookings have started to pick up in Term 2. A lot of promotion has occurred with Councils and School Holiday Programs for the use of the Roadshow in Vacation Care Centres.  During the Easter school holiday period we had the pleasure of visiting

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Winter 2018 Fundraising News

Stacks Goudkamp Charity Golf Day It was a stunning day at St Michael’s Golf Course this year and another great turnout. In addition to our Ambassador, Bryan Fletcher joining us for the day, so too did Steve Menzies, Luke Ricketson and Braith Anasta.  A real Rugby League flavour. Chad Graham (wheelchair rugby) was our speaker

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Winter 2018 CEO’s Report

Just to cover off on some administrative issues.  I do trust that members have renewed their membership for 2018-2019.  We want to support our community but until members renew, we really can’t offer them the many programs, services and benefits that are available through WS NSW.  Also there are issues of insurance, liability and indemnity

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Winter 2018 Chair’s Report

On behalf of the membership I would like to congratulate our athletes who competed in the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.  Their results are listed elsewhere in this Pushers Post but I must mention the successes of Kurt Fearnley OAM and Madi de Rozario.  In his swansong in Australian colours Kurt won the wheelchair

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