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Auckland swim teacher receives national award

YMCA Auckland swim teacher Liam Blain-Caunce has received national recognition for his contributions to aquatic education and water safety by taking out the 2017 AUSTSWIM Teacher of Infant and Preschool Aquatics Award on 15 July.

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A new start with Jumpstart

Since joining the Jumpstart diabetes education and lifestyle programme at her local YMCA, 77 year-old Tirita Coombe has found a new lease on life. 

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Onehunga spa pool closed after legionella bacteria detected

A spa pool at the Auckland Council-owned Onehunga War Memorial Pool and Leisure Centre has been closed following the detection of legionella bacteria.

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Youth-run music event showcases local bands

Auckland high school bands, musicians and singers are set to showcase their talent in June and July at live music events across the city organised by youth and open to local teenagers.

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Learning to swim a family affair for Tuaras

Ask Lisa Tuara, mother of three children, why she decided to send her family to swimming lessons and she can trace the decision back to one definitive moment last summer. 

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YMCA Auckland launches virtual fitness classes

YMCA Auckland has announced the introduction of virtual on-demand fitness classes in five of its 12 fitness facilities.

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Addressing the vitamin N deficiency in early learners

Step inside a YMCA Auckland Early Learning Centre and what’s immediately apparent is flow between the indoors and outdoors.

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YMCA Auckland city facilities undergo repairs

Repairs to YMCA Auckland’s central city premises in Pitt Street will begin this week following storm damage which uncovered the presence of asbestos.

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Mt Albert Community and Leisure Centre wins local business awards

Mt Albert Community and Leisure Centre managed by YMCA has taken home the top honour at the 2017 Albert-Eden Business Awards.

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Massey Raise Up secures funding for new Youth Hub

Massey’s Raise Up youth group has secured $38k in funding for a new Youth Hub to be located at Massey Leisure Centre managed by YMCA.

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Our game. Our community.

Since the beginning of YMCA in 1844, our movement has forged several paths to building strong communities and empowering youth.

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Pool opens doors to dogs to raise funds for family causes

The doggy paddle will be on full display on Sunday May 7 as 400 pooches descend on Auckland’s Onehunga War Memorial Pool for the YMCA’s Dog Day Out charity event.

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