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More focus on sport at schools?

Posted by: 2ue | 7 August, 2012 - 8:53 AM
Do we need to boost funding to school sports?

The lack of gold at the London Games has placed the issue of sport for our children at school front and center in the debate. Jason Morrison on the passionate debate to focus on achieving better sports programs.

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Blog comments Your Say

  • More money is not needed, they get more than enough now to waste, with all the bludging hangers on milking the system. Sportsmanship is needed and is now a thing of the past, no longer taught in schools anymore.

    Benji Tuesday 7 August, 2012 - 10:01 AM
  • Compulsive school sport went the way of the dodo when Insurance increased premiums and parents with litigation lawyers on speed dial started looking for either a quick buck or a way not to payout claims.

    Peter Tuesday 7 August, 2012 - 9:54 AM

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