Sports Archive February 2022

Participants are representatives of various organizations in the country dealing with sports.

National Sports Council Promotes Women Leadership Through Sports

The National Sports Council (NSC) successfully hosted a 2-day mentorship ‘Women Leadership through Sport for All’ virtual workshop on 24th and 25th February 2022.
SIWTU training squad flanked by SINIS Executive Director Aaron Alsop & Portfolio 1 Manager Moses Aunama Jr.

Taekwondo First Federation to Benefit from SINIS Scholarships

Solomon Islands World Taekwondo Union (SIWTU) is the first National Federation to select their 32-member training squad for elite scholarships available with the Solomon Islands National Institute of Sport (SINIS) High-Performance program.
The coaches are asked to participate in a range of theory and practical sessions to showcase their skills, knowledge and experience.

Sports Institute Conducts Scholarship Interviews

For the first time, the Solomon Islands National Institute of Sport (SINIS) successfully conducted a 3-days Coach Scholarship Interview workshop last week starting Wednesday 16th February, 2022
GOC’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Peter Stewart delivered a virtual presentation for businesses.

Pacific Games to Create Opportunities for Local Businesses

Businesses in the Solomon Islands will be looking to get in on the action as preparations continue for the 17th Pacific Games in the Solomon Islands in 2023.
SITAS interim committee during their meeting last week. The committee currently is represented by the SINIS High-Performance Sports Business & Education Department, the University of South Pacific (USP) and the Solomon Islands National University (SINU) representatives.

Sports Institute Partners with Tertiary Sports Association

The Solomon Islands National Institute of Sport (SINIS) High–Performance program is partnering with national education institutions to re-establish the Solomon Islands Tertiary Association of Sport (SITAS).
According to the Happy Isles Landscape & Turf (HILT) Construction, the initial phase and installation of synthetic grass has progressed well since their commencement in mid-December 2021.

Sports Institute Turf Shaping up

Solomon Islands National Institute of Sport (SINIS) High – Performance multipurpose outdoor field upgrading and construction is progressing well, despite the uncertainties posed by the Covid-19 outbreak in the country.