Jumping for height is a skill required for most land-based sports, and one we teach, and practice, at Aussie Aths.
This is a true story, and with athletics season now underway, it needs to be told.
I am a weekend warrior. One of the many adults who finds joy in running and a great sense of achievement in reaching personal fitness goals through my regular pavement pounding.
The grade six student at Coomera Rivers State School loves being like any normal 10-year-old when she runs around the park in the new Aussie Aths kids program.
Chris Crewther MP, Federal Member for Dunkley, says the Aussie Aths kids’ health and fitness program is the perfect example of how to engage kids in sport and community activities.
Commencing from early March with a four-week introductory program, before full term programs get underway in April, the Aussie Aths program will be delivered by a local coaching team headed by Frankston Athletic Club coach Alistair Tait.
Australian athletics royalty Sharon and Peter Hannan are bringing a new era of athletics to the Gold Coast with the local launch of Aussie Aths.
With one in four Australian children overweight or obese according to the OECD, a new activity program designed especially for kids is aiming to address the issue. Aussie Aths, a health and fitness program for kids, has opened in multiple venues in Victoria, just in time for the summer sports season. Aussie Aths has been developed by experienced athletics coach …