August 2019 saw the
conclusion of Aligned Leisure’s first Cardinia Young Leadership Development
program. This program was aimed at 15-17 years old’s who are members of a
sporting club within Cardinia Shire, to assist in developing them as young
leaders within their clubs and broader communities.
This program was facilitated by Steve Morris (Current Richmond VFL
Captain), encouraging and supporting participants to build the necessary skills
to help local sporting clubs implement healthy sporting environments within the
Over six sessions, various topics were covered including;
Resilience, Mindfulness, Personality profiles, Public speaking and professional
development. These sessions were facilitated by guest speakers from both
Aligned Leisure and the Richmond Football Club helping these young leaders
increase contacts and knowledge within the sports and leisure industry.
The group of young leaders who successfully completed the program,
were celebrated with a tour of Richmond Football Club’s training facilities at
Punt Road, followed by attending an AFL match at the MCG.
If you or someone you know might be interested in participating in
the 2020 Cardinia Young Leadership Development program please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Expressions of interest will be open in November 2019.