The Future Champions programme is an initiative aimed at recognising, acknowledging and supporting the development of talented young athletes within Taranaki, a region that has a very proud sporting history.

About the Future Champions Program

Sport Taranaki & TSSSA will assist selected aspiring athletes, via mentoring, personal development sessions and a comprehensive workshop calendar to support and lead talented athletes in fulfilling their potential.  

The 2023 Future Champions Programme is open to athletes in Year 12 and Year 13 at school. It will include a series of workshops including nutrition, performance psychology, leadership, injury prevention, mental skills, dealing with the media, strength and conditioning and drug free sport.

For more information or to apply please contact Guy Honnor at Sport Taranaki on (06) 7590930 ext 735 or via email or Nicole Wong at Taranaki Secondary Schools Sports Assosciation via email.

2023 Future Champions

Dean Clarkson - NPBHS

Zavier Adam - NPBHS

Spencer Rowson - NPBHS

Will Roberts - NPBHS

Jack Parr - NPBHS

Tara Shotter - SHGC

Skylar McFetridge -NPGHS

Cullann Read - FDMC

Daniel Callebaut - FDMC