Our Stories

GippSport is proud of the work we do with the Gippsland Sporting Community.

Our staff are always out & about working with local clubs across Gippsland promoting health & wellbeing through participation in Sport.  Following is a selection of success stories from some of our programs & events.

VicHealth: Healthy Sporting Environments Case Studies

Video Case Studies

The Leongatha Table Tennis Club worked with GippSport through the VicHealth Healthy Sporting Environments Program. As a result of working through the Inclusion module they gained 14 new junior members more than doubling their total junior membership. Watch to find out how they did it!Woodside and District Football Netball Club explores the Alcohol Management module of VicHealth's Sporting Environments Program with support from GippSport. More information at http://www.gippsport.com.auSale Tennis Club have been working with GippSport on the Healthy Sporting Environments program and in this video tackle the module of UV protection. More info http://www.gippsport.com.auThe Yinnar Football Netball Club worked with GippSport through the VicHealth Healthy Sporting Environments Program.The Latrobe Cricket Club worked with GippSport through the VicHealth Healthy Sporting Environments Program.The Meeniyan Golf Club worked with GippSport through the VicHealth Healthy Sporting Environments Program. As a result of working through the Healthy Eating module improvements have been made to their food preparation practices, menu changes and promotion of healthy options. Watch to find out how they did it and how your club could do the same!First Aid and Injury Prevention & Management has been a high priority for the Stars since they took on the VicHealth Healthy Sporting Environments Program. Many changes have been implemented to ensure players stay on the park and if they do suffer an injury they recover as quickly as possible to get back to playing the sport they love.The Moe Cricket Club worked with GippSport through the VicHealth Healthy Sporting Environments Program. As a result of working through the UV Protection module the club has added shade and sun protection for their players.The Leongatha Gymnastics Club worked with GippSport through the VicHealth Healthy Sporting Environments Program. As a result of working through the Inclusion module they contacted GippSport with an idea to create a new All Abilities program. Watch to find out how they did it!Lucknow Football Netball Club worked with GippSport on Alcohol Management as part of the HSE VicHealth program.

Written Case Studies