Vibrant Launch for Summer Sports Programs

The Central Coast Academy of Sport recently inducted the summer intake of athletes at the group Orientation Event held at Mingara Recreation Club.  In all upwards of one hundred (100) athletes took part representing programs in AFL, Basketball, Golf and Hockey. Soon to follow suit will be Netball, providing another thirty-plus (30+) positions for young…

Triathletes on the Road to Nationals

In a first for the Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS), a team of four Female Triathletes from The CCAS Crowne Plaza Terrigal Pacific Triathlon Program will undertake Race 1 of The Australian Youth, Junior and U23 National Triathlon Series to be held in Runaway Bay, QLD, in December. The CCAS team charged by Head…

Hockey Through An Athlete’s Eyes

Authored by Mackenzie Needham – Work Experience Intern – Central Coast Adventist School OCTOBER: The Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS) allowed me to have the opportunity to do work experience in their organisation. I choose to do my work experience at Central Coast Academy of Sport because I am currently enrolled in the CCAS…

Basketball Trials Extremely Popular

OCTOBER The Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS) held two trials for the Central Coast Granite Basketball program and the numbers seeking to trial hit record numbers.  The Basketball program is structured to align with the FTEM development pathway of Basketball NSW and the interest shown by athletes seeking to gain entry to the program…

CCAS VIATEK Athlete’s Celebration 2019

The VIATEK Central Coast Academy of Sport Athlete Celebration was held at Mingara Athletics Track on Wednesday 2nd October. The event was held under sunny skies with over 100 athletes and parents in attendance. Team Challenge Australia engaged the Academy Athletes in a series of outdoor challenges before the presentation of the sport program awards.…

Academies Challenged in Orange

The Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS) Greater Bank Netball athletes have successfully competed in the Academy Challenge long weekend in Orange, NSW. The event combined a two day inter-academy competition with an added ‘challenge day’. This day allowed athletes from across twelve academies to be mixed into teams which then competed against each other.…

Tours a Hit in The Holidays

Two programs operated by the Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS) find themselves in full swing during the October school holidays with the Greater Bank Netball program travelling to Orange to attend the Academy Challenge long weekend. This event will combine an inter-academy competition with an ‘enjoy the challenge’ integrated development aspect. Netball NSW coaches,…

AFL Trials Present a Pleasing Problem

The Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS) held two recent trials for an AFL boys and AFL girls program and was delighted with the interested by athletes trailing for positions.  Both programs are structured to align with the development pathway of ALF NSW/ACT and interest shown by athletes was outstanding. Another very pleasing aspect was…