EIT Infoline (NZ only)
0800 22 55 348

study areas

Sport, Recreation and Massage

Prepare for a career in the recreation, sport or fitness industries with study at EIT. EIT’s Recreation & Sport programmes are designed for people aiming to become highly qualified professionals in recreation, sport & exercise science, sport coaching, sport/leisure management & leaders in the health and fitness industry.

choose a programme

Featured Programme

No featured programmes were found

Featured Profile

Levi Armstrong03 resized

Levi Armstrong, Bachelor of Recreation & Sport Graduate

A formal qualification means I can build a better future for my whanau, it also means I can help those less fortunate.  Just because you have been raised in a negative environment doesnt mean you can't change your life for the better of your whanau.  Live life to the fullest!

Featured Staff

Marcus Agnew

Marcus Agnew

Marcus had been a tutor on the EIT Recreation and Sport programme since 2008, and is currently teaching Biomechanics and Physical Conditioning. He has a Masters in Health Science from the Auckland University of Technology, completing his thesis on Game Analysis in Rugby Union with the NZRU.

See full staff profile

Services to the Public

The Massage Therapy Clinic is open Wednesday and Fridays throughout the academic year. For bookings call 06 974 8000, Linda ext 5406 or Di ext 5536 or email dreid@eit.ac.nz or lmiller@eit.ac.nz

For more info

EIT Sport Science Services at Pettigrew Green Arena offers a range of testing and training services for all athletes to enhance their training and performance.

All Staff are highly qualified & experienced in their field of interest. They are closely linked with New Zealand Academy of Sport and work with athletes from novice to elite.

For bookings call 06 974 8000, Linda ext 5406 or Di ext 5536 or email dreid@eit.ac.nz or lmiller@eit.ac.nz

More info

Facilities 

Practical studies take place in the new multi-million dollar Pettigrew Green Arena Hawke’s Bay. These facilities include three squash courts, an exercise science laboratory, an aerobics-fitness room, a theatre for lectures and presentations for up to 80 people, changing rooms, consulting rooms, office and administration area, and a massage room.

Latest News

See all RSS

Dec
19

Hawke’s Bay Triathlete Headed Team to World Champs

Leading Hawke’s Bay triathlete Fred Koenders finds it special to wear the silver fern... Read More

Dec
19

Degree Student Keeping the Balls in the Air

Netball star, mother-of-two and full-time degree student Denise Aiolupotea knew she was... Read More

Dec
15

Southern Student Attracted to Hawke’s Bay Lifestyle

From Southland, Melissa Whitefield is so taken with her life in Hawke’s Bay that she... Read More

Apr 8

Dignity Conference 2015 – Response-Based Practice in Action

... Read More

Events at EIT