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Thousands Enjoy Inaugural Rwts in Hamilton

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 11:59:08 +1300 | RWTS

Rio dressage hopeful John Thompson danced his way to victory at the inaugural Riding with the Stars in Hamilton tonight while honours in the showjumping went to the Australians . . . riding New Zealand bred horses.More >>

Wilde off to strong start in Coast to Coast despite injury

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 11:25:32 +1300 | Coast to Coast

A sore ankle didn’t stop 18 year old Hayden Wilde from a dominating display on the Coast to Coast two day event that started today on the South Island’s West Coast.More >>

Macpac Motatapu Off-Road Sporting Event

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:00:20 +1300 | Motatapu OffRoad Sporting Event

Stunning Motatapu Valley once again plays host to iconic Macpac Motatapu event The spectacular sights and sounds of Soho, Motatapu and Glencoe High Country stations will be admired and appreciated by thousands of competitors competing in the twelfth ...More >>

Mondiale Auckland Aces named for Plunket Shield clash

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:33:16 +1300 | Auckland Cricket

The Mondiale Auckland Aces have made one change to their squad to face the Wellington Firebirds from tomorrow at Colin Maiden Park. More >>

Auckland Hearts named for Women's One Day Final

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:47:09 +1300 | Auckland Cricket

Friday, 12 February 2016 The Auckland Hearts have named a strong squad for the Women's One Day Final against the Wellington Blaze. More >>

Kiwis Prep for Invictus Battle

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:33:17 +1300 | New Zealand Defence Force

Twenty-one members of the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) are preparing for battle, as they train to compete in the May 2016 Invictus Games, held in Orlando, Florida. More >>

Incredible four gun day for Burling and Tuke

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:58:13 +1300 | Yachting New Zealand

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke have stamped a mark of dominance over their rivals on day three of the 2016 49er World Championships in Clearwater Florida, where the Olympic men’s skiff, women’s skiff and mixed multihull are vying for their 2016 ...More >>

Polo Ladies Perform under New Handicap System

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:34:58 +1300 | NZ Polo Open

The Harcourts Ladies Polo International will be held on Sunday, February 14 at Cambridge Polo Grounds from 3pm. The tournament will be the first ladies match in the country to be played under the new Ladies handicap system. The system has already been adopted ...More >>

Hertz And NZ Golf Have the Winning Drive

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:31:23 +1300 | Hertz

Auckland, New Zealand – 12 February, 2016. Hertz New Zealand is proud to sponsor the ISPS Handa New Zealand Women’s Open as part of its partnership with New Zealand Golf (NZ Golf). Additionally, in support of NZ Golf members and the upcoming tournament, ...More >>

Wellington Blaze Announce an Unchanged Team for Final

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:16:06 +1300 | Cricket Wellington

Friday 12 February 2016 The Wellington Blaze Announce an Unchanged Team for 50-Over FinalMore >>

New-Look Bambina Event Heralds Fresh Targa Programme

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:23:40 +1300 | Targa NZ

New-Look Bambina Event Heralds Fresh Targa Programme for 2016 A new-look, two-day Targa Bambina event in Pukekohe next month (Sat-Sun March 05-06) heralds a fresh Targa tarmac motor rally programme for 2016. This year's Bambina reverts to a full ...More >>

Hamilton Psychiatrist and Professional Swimmer to Raise Fund

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:18:11 +1300 | Sashbear Foundation

Hamilton psychiatrist Marilyn Korzekwa, 58, is training to become the first Canadian to swim the Cook Strait, the body of water that separates the north and south islands of New Zealand. Only 84 swimmers have successfully crossed the Cook Strait in the ...More >>

Shears competitions heat-up in Balclutha

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:48:23 +1300 | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The business end of the competition shearing and woolhandling season has started in earnest with the opening of the two-day Otago Shears in Balclutha today. More >>

Godzone Announce Merrell Apparel Sponsorship for 2016

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:43:38 +1300 | Godzone Adventure

Leading international outdoor brand Merrell have signed on as the exclusive apparel and footwear sponsor for New Zealand’s premier adventure race, GODZone. More >>

Spoken gear up for the REV Cycle Race

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:18:27 +1300 | REV Cycle Festival

Cambridge, 11 February - Spoken Cycles is getting ready to tackle the REV Cycle Race on Saturday 20 February, including a team of five who will compete in the REV Classic UCI 1.2 elite race.More >>

NZDF Fitness App Wins International Award

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:25:35 +1300 | New Zealand Defence Force

NZDF Fitness App Wins International Award The New Zealand Defence Force ( NZDF) has won an international award for Force Fit, its innovative mobile app designed to encourage new recruits and the general public to get “Force Fit”. The Chief ...More >>

MARWIN GC32 Set to Fly In the City of Sails

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:19:04 +1300 | Sailing Team Marwin

MARWIN Racing Team will set sail in Auckland in March following an action packed debut in New Zealand waters. Twenty-five sailors from close to 90 applicants and expressions of interest joined GC32 skipper Flavio Marazzi and team manager Sharon ...More >>

Top of the table clash this weekend

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:18:55 +1300 | Mainland Football

Top of the table clash this weekend – Canterbury United Dragons Canterbury United urge local football fans to come out at show their support this weekend, as The Dragons remain firmly in the hunt for a home semi-final. The Canterbury United Dragons will ...More >>

Nacras sail four and FX get underway

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:53:00 +1300 | Yachting New Nealand

Harsh conditions prevailed on day two of the 2016 49er, 49erFX and Nacra World Championships on now in Clearwater, Florida where strong breeze and choppy seas caused further disruption to the schedule. More >>

Kotahitanga! Whanaungatanga! Waikatotanga!

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:10:41 +1300 | Waikato Tainui Group

Unity, kinship and being Waikato proud is the theme behind the upcoming Waikato-Tainui Games – the tribe’s largest sporting event. More >>

 

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