Smokefree Sports Club

Smokefree Sports Club

Sport is a large contributor to everyday life in New Zealand, enriching our communities in so many ways. It raises enjoyment levels and health outcomes, and contributes to a sense of belonging and community spirit. Sports clubs are central to making this happen.

Smokefree Sports Club


Sport is a large contributor to everyday life in New Zealand, enriching our communities in so many ways. It raises enjoyment levels and health outcomes, and contributes to a sense of belonging and community spirit. Sports clubs are central to making this happen.

Smoking on the other hand, takes a lot away from communities - health, money, and lives.

Becoming smokefree is an important way that your club can show leadership and support your community. This webpage offers practical ideas to support your club to become Smokefree/Auahi Kore.

Download the Smokefree Sports Club Toolkit [PDF].

Contact Smokefree Canterbury if you have any queries or questions about this toolkit and/or would like support to become smokefree. You can also phone 03 364 1777.