KGI Sports Development Program

Years 9-12

Elite-level training for young Indigenous athletes who are actively engaged in competitive sport

Experience a typical week in the life of an elite athlete and physically prepare for pre-season

For Indigenous athletes

What can you expect from the program?

Frequently asked questions

No, the program and training is general and suitable preparation for athletes from any sport.

KGI’s programs are suitable for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people only.

No, however we can refer you on to AFL Pathway Programs if that is something you are interested in.

This program involves rigorous physical exercise designed for elite-level athletes. It is not suitable for people with no sporting experience. 

Yes, in order to attend this program you must be engaged in school based or club level competitive sport and be registered with a sporting club however it does not matter which sport. 

This program is 100% FREE for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander young athletes. 

You don’t need a referral to apply, as long as you are actively engaged in competitive sport and ready to work hard you are welcome to apply.

You don’t need to have attended any of our other KGI programs to apply for this one. 

Got more questions?

Still not sure if our Elite Sports Program is for you?

Send us your questions below and one of our Program Leads will be in touch.

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