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sports at st. peter’s

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At St. Peter’s, we view sport as integral to the holistic development of our students as it encompasses participation, athletic development, high performance, and leadership development. While at St. Peter’s, your child will be offered an extensive array of opportunities and programmes to develop their sporting passions and abilities. From traditional team sports like cricket, football, hockey, netball, and rugby to individual pursuits such as athletics, swimming, and tennis, St. Peter’s students engage in a wide variety of activities both within their timetable and outside of school hours.

With the Grassroots Trust Velodrome, Lake Karapiro rowing facilities, and equestrian and golf centres on campus, we are uniquely positioned to provide specialised programmes to our students. With advanced coaching for all participants, state-of-the-art facilities, and numerous competitive and recreational opportunities, our sports programs provide opportunities to maximise the sporting potential of all students.

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With a successful track record in guiding aspirational and high-performing athletes to achieve sporting success, St. Peter’s students have gone on to excel at regional, national, and international levels, with pathways available to study and develop their sport overseas after finishing their secondary education. Your child will benefit from the support and guidance of our dedicated and experienced team of sports leaders and coaches. This legacy of excellence is a testament to our commitment to nurturing talent and fostering a high-performance culture.

Sport at St. Peter’s plays a pivotal role in developing character through programs that promote the School’s values of respect, engagement, aspiration, and leadership. Students learn to value fair play, fully engage in their activities, strive for excellence, and take on leadership roles with confidence and integrity.

Overall, sport at St. Peter’s builds a strong sense of community and belonging and provides a chance for students to make meaningful and transformational connections.

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