WITH just two days to go, regional academies are counting down to the 2015 ClubsNSW Academy Games.
The three-day event is an opportunity for the states up and coming athletes to showcase their talent, hard work and dedication across a myriad of sports.
This year, the event will be hosted by the Central Coast Academy of Sport (CCAS). The CCAS is incredibly excited to play host to so many talented athletes across one weekend and has been working tirelessly to ensure that weekend of competition is not one to be forgotten.
Emily Burgess-Moore, coordinator of the 2015 ClubsNSW Academy Games said, "We're incredibly excited to be hosting such a huge event. We hope that it will live up to the expectations it has achieved in previous years."
There will be over 700 athletes making hte journey to the Central Coast, competing across six different sports. Including AFL, basketball, golf, hockey, netball and triathlon.
The opening ceremony kicks off this Friday 10 April, where athletes, coaches, sponsors and the like will all gather to discuss their excitement, nervousness and hopes for the ClubsNSW Academy Games.
The ceremony will close out with a bang, as the basketball competition kicks off in preparation for a competitive three days of play.
For a complete program of the ClubsNSW Academy Games, including a list of upcoming sports, competing academies, news and information, draws and locations, click here.
In just two days, athletes with years of experience and training will take to the field, court and track in a weekend of fierce competition and sportsmanship.
The Central Coast Academy of Sport on behalf of the Regional Academy of Sport (RASi) network would like to thank and acknowledge the support received from the following organisations:
ClubsNSW (Principal Partner), NSW Government through the Office of Sport, Gosford City Council, Wyong Shire Council, NBN Television (Media), Southern Cross Austereo (Media) [101.3 SeaFM and 107.7 2GO], Central Coast Tourism.
For more information please visit: www.academygames.com.au
Media info: (CCAS Media) 4349 7756.