Leah Powick receives USA scholarship
NZIS Christchurch

Leah Powick, former NZIS student, has been granted two scholarships to attend Concordia Irvine University in the USA. They are a track and field scholarship and an academic scholarship for a four-year degree.

After working in a trades role for several years, Iraia decided to make his dream career a reality. His strong passion for health and fitness led him to enrol at NZIS Ōtāhuhu to become a Fitness Trainer.

Stephen Sprowson winging to the US

Stephen Sprowson, former student at the New Zealand Institute of Sport and studied our New Zealand Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise (Level 6).

Meet NZIS Alumni Dan Rodden, General Manager for McLean Park

“Since graduating from NZIS, I have been able to combine my skills and expertise in personal training, events management and rugby coaching in a number of challenging roles.”

Matt Megaw

“[NZIS] ...allowed me to excel in my areas within sport. I heavily enjoy being a part of a team environment and see challenges as something I can overcome and achieve.”

Drew Macdonald

Aspiring Basketballer, Drew joined the New Zealand Institute of Sport after facing the tough decision of what to do after high school.

Hashan Goonetilleke

After moving to New Zealand and joining the New Zealand Institute of Sport, Hashan found opportunities opened.

Aleshia Taylor

Aleisha says joining New Zealand Institute of Sport has given her the boost of confidence and direction in life she needed to open doors.

Ben Pitoitua

Ben says, he’s found himself in a sport environment where he can thrive and looks forward to coming into school as he’s “surrounded by like-minded people.”