Media Releases

March 24th, 2009

Parental support encourages physical activity

Parental support plays a role in enhancing physical activity among cultural sub groups, a new study has shown.

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March 16th, 2009

Compression garments shown to enhance performance

Compression garments may enhance performance in movement during team sports, a new study has shown.

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March 10th, 2009

Birthplace link to athletic talent

Athletes from smaller cities or towns are more likely to play professional sport, a new study has shown.

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February 5th, 2009

Schoolyard safety

As the school year begins, parents can aid children’s health by encouraging physical activity and safer sporting practices, says Smartplay.

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January 29th, 2009

Hot Weather Policy a sports injury saviour

With the current Melbourne heatwave, Smartplay is encouraging all sporting organisations to implement a Hot Weather Policy to prevent heat illness and heat related injuries.

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