COVID 19 Update – September 2020

14th September, 2020 Dear Central Coast Academy of Sport Athletes and Families, First of all, thank you for your patience and I apologise for the continued correspondence surrounding covid-19 protocols. We are living and training as high performance athletes in interesting times and I thank you for your dedication. Please understand that The Central Coast…

Water Polo Making A Virtual Splash

AUGUST 2020, The Central Coast Academy of Sport and three (3) other Regional Academies of Sport, in partnership with Water Polo NSW is launching a Water Polo Program for junior boys and junior girls, playing a vital role in the athlete pathway by identifying, monitoring and developing the skills of young water polo players from…

Summer Sports Programs Applications OPEN

Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS) has opened applications for the summer sports programs including AFL, Central Coast Granite Basketball, JNJG Golf, UAA Hockey and Crowne Plaza Terrigal Pacific Triathlon. Each sporting program caters for boys and girls of various ages. CCAS is working hard to ensure that the summer program schedules will still go…

NSWIS & Regional Academies in Historic Partnership

The NSW Institute of Sport (NSWIS) and Regional Academies of Sport (RASi) today announced a partnership that will deliver improved pathway opportunities for regionally based athletes across NSW. A four-year agreement which will run throughout the next Olympic cycle, the partnership will leverage off RASI environments and world class NSWIS high performance expertise to develop…

Certainty During Uncertain Times

During times of uncertainty like those currently being experienced with COVID-19, high on an organisations risk profile is financial security.  Financial security in the Not-For-Profit sector generally translates to long term partnerships or commitments that honour sponsorship and commercial level support. Underwriting Agencies Australia (UAA) is the largest specialist insurer of mobile plant and equipment…

Academy Netball Programs Back on Track

With restrictions for sport lifting across the state, the Hunter (HAS), Central Coast (CCAS) and Western Region Academies of Sport (WRAS) are working on a re-structured training schedule for their Greater Bank Netball Programs, with the hope of getting the young athletes back to training in the latter part of 2020. The Greater Bank Netball…

Coast Sport Strapped to CCAS

Coast Sport has expanded its commitment to supporting Central Coast athletes by today renewing a new three-year partnership with the Central Coast Academy of Sport. Coast Sport provide world class allied health and sports medicine services for the Central Coast. After being a long-time supporter of the CCAS this extended partnership will allow Coast Sport…

A Night With The Stars – An Olympic Journey

JUNE 2020, A panel of three (3) Olympic and Commonwealth Games Athletes shared their Olympic Journey with The Central Coast Academy of Sport Winter Sports Programs via a ZOOM online question and Answer evening. The panelist’s consisted of: Nicole Hackett – Triathlon 2000 Olympics and Commonwealth Games 2002 Bronze Medalist Nicola McDermott – High Jump…

Our People Series – Larry Spencer (Athletics)

The Central Coast Academy of Sport continues the ‘Our People Series’.  A series of media alerts designed to shine the spotlight on the amazing work done by a committed group of highly qualified individuals, today we shine the spotlight on Larry Spencer the Mentor Coach of the Mingara Athletics Program. Larry Spencer- Athletics Larry Spencer…

Our People Series – Tim Hudson – Basketball

The Central Coast Academy of Sport continues the ‘Our People Series’.  A series of media alerts designed to shine the spotlight on the amazing work done by a committed group of highly qualified individuals, today we shine the spotlight on Tim Hudson a Mentor Coach of the Central Coast Granite Basketball Program. Tim Hudson- Mentor…