Province KwaZulu-Natal Date of event 08-12 February 2016
Educational district Geluksburg Age group 26-55
Facilitator Michael Flockhart and Sifiso Khoza
Name of event Champion Educator Training
Type of event Training Workshop Sport code



Brief overview of the event
The training of the champion educators and two staff members from the Department of Education from Namibia, Hardap Region – took place from the 08-12 of February  in Geluksburg. With a group of seven champion educators from the four pilot schools in Namibia, it was an very enlightening training session, specifically with  regards to the roles of the facilitator,  champion educators and regional committee. The training was also very informative on the structures of physical education in the schools.

  1. Buy  In.
  2. Inter-class/ inter-house
  3. Extra mural
  4. Inter-school
Highlight of the event
The champion educators went to several schools and were impressed to see how well the program has been  implemented and the  support within schools. The following was highlighted:-

  1. The integration of the program by Sportstec into the curriculum and the class and mass participation
  2. Seeing how the champion educators function in their  school,  working with the principal, fellow teachers  and  supporting the facilitators
  3. To see how the program is well accepted in the community

The tours after the long day’s work  to the Drakenkensberg  was most memorable

Hero of the day