The NZFDC Paton Family Award is now open for nominations. The Award is to recognise a Deaf or hard of hearing Secondary School Student who has attained the highest level in their chosen sport during the specific 12 month period ending end of School Term 3. Nominations close on the 20th September 2015. This link below will lead you to the information and the nomination forms. NZFDC Paton Family Award for Sporting Excellence Nomination
The New Zealand Deaf Lawn Bowls team is getting ready and finalising their plans to compete in the 7th International Deaf Lawn Bowls Championships in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The dates for the event are from 28th August to 9th September 2015. The team will be flying out of Christchurch on the 25th August. Team selected is: Mens: Dennis Herrick Roy Williams John Lavell Paul Gillespie Roger Strong Barry Gernhoefer Womens: Barbara Herrick Joan Richards Rae McKie Ngaire Doherty Ann Stronge Margaret Bailey Elaine Taylor
Deaf Sports New Zealand is now accepting Expressions of Interests for the Australian Deaf Games in January 2016. Click on the image to fill out the form and send to firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible so we can start finalising the team to represent New Zealand.