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Aces unchanged for Volts

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:05:42 +1300 | Auckland Cricket

The Auckland Aces are home and looking to bounce back against the Otago Volts at Eden Park Outer Oval in their second round Plunket Shield fixture starting Saturday. Coach Mark O’Donnell has shown faith in the squad he selected last week, naming ...More >>

ASB Auckland Marathon - Race by Numbers

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:50:25 +1300 | ASB Auckland Marathon

New Zealand’s premier road race is made up of five events: Full Marathon, Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, Heart Foundation 5km Challenge and Kids’ Marathon, all set to start on Sunday, October 30. More >>

NZSki has done it again!

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:39:54 +1300 | NZSki

Following the success of its 2016 season, NZSki has announced it will leave its season pass pricing unchanged for the 2017 season, starting with the $599 earlybird 3 Peak Pass and $299 Mt Hutt super earlybird prices released this week (Thursday 27 October).More >>

Fave females regroup for She Loves Golf 2016

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:46:02 +1300 | New Zealand Golf

Lydia Ko may have been the youngest New Zealand sportswoman to ever win a medal at August’s Olympic Games - but young women are still thin on the ground in golf clubs around the country.More >>

Valerie Adams first Pacific Sports Ambassador

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 10:02:43 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced Valerie Adams as New Zealand’s first Pacific Sports Ambassador. More >>

One Change For Kiwis' Four Nations Opener

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:56:09 +1300 | New Zealand Rugby League

NZ Kiwis coach David Kidwell has named the same 17 that took the field against Australia in Perth for the opening clash of the Four Nations against England at John Smith’s Stadium in Huddersfield.More >>

Proud Sister Running Marathon in Memory of Her Brother

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:36:44 +1300 | Queenstown International Marathon

For Michelle Anderson, the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon on 19 November is all about her late brother. More >>

The Land Rover NZ polo open to showcase world class event

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:20:05 +1300 | NZ Polo Open

It’s that time of year again for the Clevedon based Auckland Polo Club, the polo players have their horses in from winter grazing, the grooms are returning from their season in the northern hemisphere and Hannah Marshall, Executive Director for the ...More >>

NZ Millennium Cup grows in fleet, and economic footprint

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:34:04 +1300 | NZ Millennium Cup

Two new superyacht entries have been announced for the NZ Millennium Cup (24-27 January), with local industry members reporting the event leads to direct economic growth for New Zealand. More >>

Top Talent and Endless Action at Big Boys Toys This Weekend

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:35:13 +1300 | Big Boys Toys

Big Boys Toys 2016 is lining up to be a stellar weekend of high energy, death-defying, stunts and amazing autos, packed into three big days this October 28th-30th at Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds.More >>

Annual Report reinforces trotting club’s commitment

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:12:31 +1300 | Alexandra Park

Members of the Auckland Trotting Club formally received and signed off their 2016 Annual Report at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting last night. More >>

‘Trains and sports good, computers bad’, says Winston

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:04:59 +1300 | ACT New Zealand

Winston Peters’ objection to handouts for Wynyard Group is rich coming from the king of corporate welfare himself, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Fifth Season of Capital’s Premier Track Racing League

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:52:56 +1300 | Burkes Cycles Speed League

Wellington's track cycling scene continues to flourish, with the fifth season of the weekly Burkes Cycles Speed League promising another summer of record attendance and performances from the region's quickest cyclists. Kicking off on October 30 at ...More >>

New Zealand’s biggest stair climb returns to Eden Park

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:19:30 +1300 | Eden Park

New Zealand’s biggest stair climb returns to Eden Park on Sunday 26 February 2017 More >>

Flight Centre K2 Race Programme - How the day unfolds

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:38:41 +1300 | Thames Coromandel District Council

Close to 1,500 riders are taking part in the Flight Centre K2 this Saturday from all over New Zealand and overseas - so avoid delays by reading below for the schedule of events throughout the day.More >>

Double Olympic champion to speak at inaugural Awards

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:21:43 +1300 | Joint Press Release

PALMERSTON NORTH, New Zealand (26 October, 2016) – Organisers of the Norwood New Zealand Rural Sports Awards have announced Olympic rowing gold medallist Mahé Drysdale as guest speaker for the inaugural event that takes place at Awapuni Racecourse, ...More >>

Report on tackling homophobia in NZ sport released

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:11:31 +1300 | University of Otago

New Zealand national sporting bodies should work towards adopting a policy of zero tolerance for homophobia and other discriminatory behaviour, a new report by a University of Otago researcher recommends.More >>

Advertising effectiveness awards for safer boating campaign

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:04:03 +1300 | Maritime New Zealand

Maritime NZ’s innovative safer boating campaign has picked up four more New Zealand Effie advertising awards for its “Get it on or it’s no good” lifejacket campaign. More >>

Venus Williams Takes Asb Classic to New Heights

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:46:55 +1300 | ASB Classic

The star power of the 2017 ASB Classic has reached another level with the return of Venus Williams. The elder Williams sister has been confirmed to join sister Serena in an unprecedented ASB Classic field.More >>

Cheerleading Competition Registrations Set to Break Record

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:09:52 +1300 | New Zealand Cheer Union

The New Zealand Cheer Union (NZCU) is holding its Cheerleading Nationals competition at The Trusts Arena, Henderson, Auckland on 29-30 October 2016 and it is shaping up to be an electrifying event. The competition will involve over 1000 athletes which ...More >>


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