THFC Coaches Tour of New Zealand

As part of the New Zealand’s Healthiest Schools Challenge this year AIA are sending two Tottenham Hotspur International Development coaches, Shaun Harris and Anton Blackwood, to tour selected winning schools and football clubs around New Zealand. Hamilton Wanderers has been chosen to be visited by these coaches and we will be running 3 age group sessions this Sunday the 4th of November between 9am – 12:30pm.

- Ages 6-9 (30 minute session) 9:15am - 9:45am
- Ages 10-14 (45 minute session) 10:00am - 10:45am
- Ages 15-19 (90 minute session) 11:00am - 12:30pm

We have 40 spots available for each session so please register your interest by emailing with the following details:

  • Child's name
  • Age for session numbers
  • Contact email so we can confirm entry

NB: There is no charge to attend these sessions but football gear will be expected to be worn (boots, shin pads etc). Our clubrooms will be open to purchase drinks and food from throughout the sessions.


Read more below on the Tottenham Hotspur International Development Coaches:

  • Sport science professional football coaching degree
  • UEFA 'B' licence
  • Worked for Spurs across primary schools, community projects and equality & inclusion programmes
  • Conducted domestic and international player development and coach education programmes
  • Head coach for Spurs' ladies U20 squad competing in the WSL league
  • Foundation phase academy coach
  • Former THFC professional footballer
  • UEFA 'B' licence
  • MSc strength & conditioning
  • Former Antigua international player
  • THFC academy sports scientist intern
  • THFC development centre & THFC Global Coach
  • THFC ladies strength and conditioning coach
  • Current international development coach

Why AIA and Tottenham Hotspur?

AIA have a range of insurance options to give you the cover you need for the peace of mind you want. AIA believe in the positive power of protection to help people live healthier, longer, better lives and are committed to making New Zealand one of the healthiest, most-protected nations in the world.

AIA is proud to be the Official Shirt Partner of Tottenham Hotspur Football Club. AIA believe that active participation in sport plays a vital role in promoting a healthy lifestyle and that football conveys the positive values of teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship, to positively impact on people’s lives.