On the back of the Sport NZ push promoting fun in sport, along with the support from five major codes, the mighty AIMS Games event took over the Bay of Plenty last week.

Sport NZ has just rolled out messages promoting fun first, discouraging selection of top teams and not specialising in sports too early. The potential concern is that AIMS Games becomes a hotbed for all those things that we don't want to see in kids' sport, and we see high performance type pressure imposed upon them well before they are ready.

While the AIMS Games may have been

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