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Let’s talk about a growing concern: our kids aren’t getting enough physical activity. According to the Australian Clearing House for Sport, our little ones should be clocking in 45 minutes of energetic play every single day. But sadly, many are falling short.

The Power of School-Based Sports

Boosting Academic Performance

Did you know that hitting those activity targets isn’t just good for the body? It’s a game-changer for the brain too! Studies show that kids who get their daily dose of physical activity perform better in subjects like math and literacy. It’s like supercharging their learning potential!

Nurturing Well-Rounded Development

But wait, there’s more! Getting active during school hours isn’t just about muscles and bones. It’s about nurturing confident, well-rounded individuals. From making friends to boosting self-esteem, physical activity is the secret sauce for happy, healthy kids.

Planting the Seeds for a Lifetime of Fitness

Here’s the real kicker: by getting our kids moving early on, we’re setting them up for a lifetime of fitness. It’s about instilling those healthy habits from the get-go, so they grow up loving every minute of being active.

Why GeckoSports Rocks for School-Based Sports Programs

1. Smashing Barriers to Participation

We’re all about making it easy for kids to get moving. By bringing sports programs right into the school yard, we’re cutting out the hassle for parents. No more rushing to after-school activities or worrying about costs. We’ve got it covered, thanks to school partnerships and government support!

2. Energising Our Young Audience

Let’s face it, kids need a break from the books. That’s where we come in! With our high-energy sports programs, we’re turning school breaks into the highlight of the day. Who says learning can’t be fun?

3. Playground Perfection

When it comes to playtime, we’ve got the ultimate setup. Schools are the perfect playgrounds, with plenty of space to run, jump, and kick goals. Plus, we bring along all the gear, so kids can dive straight into the action!

Find out more about our School Programs here. GeckoSports is on a mission to get Aussie kids moving, one school at a time. With our fun-filled sports programs, we’re breaking down barriers, boosting engagement, and planting the seeds for a lifetime of fitness. Let’s make every day an active adventure!



Sport In Education (2022). Australian Clearing House for Sport. Sport in Education | Clearinghouse for Sport

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