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With so much going on at YMCA there is lot's to talk about. Whether its our youth, staff or the people who use us we're sure you'll be impressed.

Isaac Temby Ymca Auckland City Personal Trainer

Question time with - Isaac Temby

Growing up in a small country town with 3 brothers, not playing sport wasn't exactly an option. For as long as I can remember, my life has revolved around sport and being overly competitive....

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Gilly bounds into life after Outward Bound

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Giving back runs in the family

Two years ago Chelsey Harnell unknowingly started a family tradition, a tradition of giving back to her local community. The 22 year-old is invested in Raise Up, YMCA Auckland's youth development programme, and now most of her family have caught the giving bug.

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Giving a little means a lot

Caty Harty is a giver, and a humble one at that, “I’d rather give to others than receive,” says the Fitness Supervisor at YMCA Auckland City. And, she’s surrounded by people who share the same mentality. At Christmas, Caty, her team and members extend their giving beyond Auckland City gym and deliver joy to the homes of others.

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Raise Up the key to Jed’s new-found confidence

Seventeen year-old Jed Stancliffe has transformed from a follower to a leader with a vision thanks to the youth empowerment programme he jumped into three years ago.

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Raise Up helped Chelsey find her niche

Chelsey Harnell found her dream job by pure accident. Now, the 22 year-old has big aspirations for her future and the future of Raise Up.

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Meet our newest team member, Mayuri

Top 5 with Mayuri

Our newest team member Mayuri has been on a journey with YMCA Auckland City over the last year. She began volunteering in centre and gained additional experience through upskilling with AUT. Mayuri brings a wealth of physiotherapy and sports science knowledge and has been a great addition to our experienced team.

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New additions arrive in November

With the continued growth of Auckland City's community we are taking the opportunity to add value to your workout experience not only through class additions but equipment as well.

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Powering her way to international success

At just 24 years-old New Zealand fashion designer Danielle Power-Silk is being chased by the who's who of the fashion world. Her designs have featured in British Vogue, been showcased at Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, and now Paris has come calling. So, what role did YMCA Auckland's Walk the Line fashion show play in her success?

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Triple awards haul at AUSTSWIM Aotearoa conference

The 2018 AUSTSWIM Aotearoa Aquatic Conference and Aqua Summit in Rotorua proved a huge success for the team from YMCA Auckland. By the end of the afternoon, three award nominations had turned into as many trophies.

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Jill Gibson receives Local Hero award and $10K grant

Jill Gibson is already a hero to many in the Mt Albert community, but now she can officially call herself a Local Hero. The Centre Manager at YMCA Mt Albert Community & Leisure Centre is one of three people who have each received $10K grants from Westfield St Lukes.

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Top 5 yoga tips for beginners

Yoga. It's the perfect workout for mind, body and soul, but it's not always easy to know where to start. To celebrate International Yoga Day, we asked Gemma Mullins, YMCA's MindBody Teacher of the Year, to give us her top 5 tips to help beginners get into yoga.

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