The 2018 Your Local Club Academy Games will be hosted by the Hunter Academy of Sport from Friday 27th- Sunday 29th April across the beautiful Hunter region.
The 2018 Your Local Club Academy Games will showcase the states best emerging athletes across eight (8) sports including Basketball, Golf, Hockey, Netball, Tennis, Softball, AFL and Surfing.
Your Local Club have been the principle partner for the Academy Games since its inception, and the RASi is proud to be associated with such a supportive and progressive organisation.
The NSW Government, through the Office of Sport, also provides strong support for the Games.
About the Regional Academies of Sport
The Regional Academies of Sport Incorporated (RASi) NSW network covers each of the points of the compass' in NSW and the Vision and Charter of the RASi is 'To be a collaborative, efficient and integrated lead organisation for Regional Academies of Sport'. (RASi) is a unique body representing the eleven (11) Regional Academies of Sport (RAS) operating across New South Wales . Academies include; Central Coast, Far West, Hunter, Illawarra, North Coast , Northern Inland, Southern, South East, South West Sydney, Western Region and Western Sydney. RASi is the owner of the Your Local Club Academy Games and works with the event host academy to co-ordinate the event.
The RASi network represents an amazing geographic spread across NSW, over 100 Local Government areas and encompasses some 2,000 athletes, 300 coaching and program staff with a combined annual operating budget in excess of $4 million. In essence the Regional Academies of Sport Incorporated NSW is the delivery arm of pre elite athlete development, a unique position in the state of NSW and one that has significant commercial advantage.
The development of the 'Academy Games' is the first demonstration of the strength and commitment of the RAS Network to deliver tangible benefits to athletes throughout NSW.
The Your Local Club Academy Games are proudly supported by