Sports

He Oranga Poutama

Wiremu Mato

Phone: 0272405276
Email: wiremu.mato@sportwaitakere.co.nz

Location: Based with Aktive
Local board: Hsn-Massey

The He Oranga Poutama programme has a goal of, “increasing participation and leadership as Māori in sport and traditional physical activity at community level”.

Riripeti Motu

Phone: 0211685362
Email: elizabeth.motu@sportwaitakere.co.nz

Location: Based with Sport Waitakere.
All of West Auckland – any māori settings, ie. Marae, hapū, iwi, kōhanga/Puna Reo, Kura Kaupapa, Wharekura, Whare Wānanga.

Local board: Hsn-Massey

Youth focused.

Māori Touch NZ

Sue Panapa

Phone: 021669500
Email: maorinztouch@xtra.co.nz

Location: National
Local board:

To support the aspirations of individuals, whānau (families), hapū (sub tribal), iwi (tribal) and urban Māori and to empower and strengthen Māori in tikanga (traditional protocols and practices), te reo (language), whanaungatanga (relationships) and hauora (health) through the game of touch.

Waitākere Māori Touch

Poppy Nathuran

Phone: 0211705938
Email: cnathuran@icloud.com

Location:
Local board: Hsn-Massey

To encourage participation of all ages in touch and select a Waitākere Māori representative team to attend national tournament. For all Maori to participate, show and develop their natural talent, a chance to learn their Tikanga and Kapa Haka skills as a Roopu, who they are and to be proud of being Maori.

Waitākere Outrigger Canoe Club

Tahuri Tumoana

Phone: 0277723597
Email: waitakereocc@gmail.com

Location: Te Atatu
Local board: Hsn-Massey

Waitakere Outrigger Canoe Club is the only waka ama club in the West Auckland district and caters for people from all walks of life. The sport takes participants from the age of 5 years up to 107. There is no age limit in the sport. You can paddle in teams of 6, 12 or just on your own. Waitakere Outrigger Canoe Club is now one of the largest Junior and Senior clubs in Auckland. Come down to the local Te Atatu Boat club and give this amazing sport a go.

Tāmaki Makaurau Poitarawhiti Inc (Aotearoa Māori Netball Oranga Healthy Lifestyle)

Tracey Pirini

Phone: 0210393421
Email: traceypirini@gmail.com  tmpoitarawhiti@gmail.com

Location: Tamaki (West, East, South)
Local board: Hsn-Massey

Under auspices of MWWL – using netball as the vehicle for Māori women to be healthy, fit, proud as Māori. Representative netball tournament annually.

Whutuporo Maori ki Tamaki Makaurau (Auckland Maori Rugby)

Rick Steedman

Phone: 0272764279
Email: rick.steedman@outlook.com

Location: Tamaki Wide
Local board: Hsn-Massey

Tamaki- herenga tangata, herenga rangatira. Weaving Tamaki together creating leaders to become chiefs. Actively seeking, growing and supporting Māori youth in rugby to represent Tamaki region.