Girls Get Active Day Moree

Moree CouncilThe Moree Girls Get Active Day was held on the 3rd December at Moree PCYC. The day was very successful with over 200 school girls attending the day from Saint Philomenas Secondary School, Moree High School, Warialda High School and Moree Christian School.

There were eight different sports included on the day with activity stations for the girls to participate. These sports included:

  • Boxing
  • Cricket
  • Hockey
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Rugby Union
  • Rugby League
  • Yoga

Athletes from several sports participated in an open discussion panel where the girls got to ask the athletes questions and interact with them. These athletes included:

  • Shelley Watts (Boxing)
  • Kate Jenner (Hockeyroos)
  • Taleena Simon (Rugby Union)
  • Maddie Studdon (Rugby League)
  • Angela Walker (Swimming)

The afternoon included a visit to Saint Philomena’s Primary School where the athletes spoke to young girls from years 3-6 about participating in sport, followed by a  boxing session. Photos from the day can be seen below.

We were lucky enough to be on the Prime news segment which can be viewed here:

 Prime news segment 

Prime7 News WaggaGirls in sport
10432124_947908665238335_4884599648504837749_n IMG_1014 IMG_1028 IMG_1034 IMG_1039 IMG_1041 IMG_1045 IMG_1046 IMG_1051 IMG_1055 IMG_1097 1972363_947908735238328_155217881197851547_n 10801892_947908781904990_2797428563320690394_n IMG_1111 IMG_1113 IMG_1114 IMG_1123 IMG_1133 IMG_1135 IMG_1140 IMG_1144 IMG_1151 IMG_1180 IMG_1181 IMG_1186 IMG_1187 IMG_1190 IMG_1193 IMG_1197 IMG_1198 IMG_1200 IMG_1201 IMG_1202 IMG_1204 IMG_1207 IMG_1208 IMG_1222 IMG_1224 IMG_1226 IMG_1244 IMG_1247 IMG_1248 IMG_1268
IMG_1270 IMG_1275 IMG_1280 IMG_1285 IMG_1286