The Latrobe Health Assembly’s Increasing Access to Sport Project aims to identify and address barriers to youth sports participation in the Latrobe Valley. For more information, email GippSport Community Planning Officer Damen Francis at

Click below to read youth in sport stories:

Pool is Audrey’s happy place

Traralgon Swimming Club is widely regarded as one of the most competitive and successful sports clubs in regional Victoria.

Fun beats fatigue for Sasha

Chronic fatigue syndrome sapped Boolarra’s Sasha Chalmers of energy, affected her goal shooting skills and even impaired her eyesight.

Time in the middle is time well spent

When Tyler Reynolds arrived at Traralgon Rovers Cricket Club five years ago, he had barely given playing cricket a second thought.

Pain no barrier for Deklan

Deklan White didn’t know he needed baseball until he found it.