Not surprising given the people involved and their interests. Behind some of this is, of course, the University of Otago’s Dave Gerrard and his Development Office, as I have commented on previously. You just don’t create a centre for excellence in sports administration and performance without using his connections…
### ODT Online Wed, 10 Jun 2009
Sports centre at stadium proposed
By Allison Rudd
An international centre of sporting excellence based at the new Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin is one of many ideas for the facility being explored by a stadium users group.