Good Sports Awards 2020

Nominations for the 2020 Good Sports Awards are officially open! Enter for a chance to win the ultimate trophy and cash for your club.

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Our Aim is for all australians to be the healthiest they can be

Good Sports works together with local sporting clubs to build a healthier sporting nation.

We support local sports clubs, social teams and elite clubs at the pinnacle of their profession.

Our program has helped over 9,500 sporting clubs across Australia provide a safe and inclusive environment, where everyone can get involved.

Positive change

We recognise the huge role that sport plays in the development of healthy individuals and communities. The Good Sports program leads the way to success for a thriving and inclusive club culture.

Health benefits

Sport and health are side by side. We support our clubs to help look after the physical, mental and social wellbeing of their members. That means education and support for responsible alcohol consumption, nutrition and mental health.

Club support

We work as a team with all of our clubs to help facilitate change. We have a list of courses and resources that are proven to help you formulate a winning strategy to improve the health and wellbeing of your club. Take a look at our resources.

Keep up to date with all things Good Sports

Excessive alcohol consumption can delay the repair of soft-tissue injuries.

Excessive alcohol consumption can distract you from carrying out appropriate recovery strategies to help the body refuel and rehydrate.

Drinking the night before a game can affect a person’s speed and performance and increase the risk of injury.

If a person drank a lot at night they may still have a high concentration of alcohol in their bloodstream the following day.

Become a Good Sports Club Today!

Over 9,500 community clubs have created a better sporting culture by implementing the Good Sports program.

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World Mental Health Day: The impact of alcohol and other drugs

Every year, October 10 is recognised as World Mental Health Day. It raises awareness and support for mental health issues around the world. Mental health and alcohol and other drug use can be connected. But…

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Attracting and Retaining Volunteers Webinars

Good Sports is pleased to present a two-part series of webinars focusing on attracting and retaining volunteers. With community sport paused across the country for the past six months, many…

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How much do you know about alcohol and health? We all know about the short-term harms of alcohol. Like road accidents, injuries, violence and alcohol poisoning. But lots of people…

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Manning Tennis Club restarts the season

Dwayne Augustin has been the club captain at Manning Tennis Club in Perth for about seven years. He played there many years before that. The historic club has been…

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