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When Will the Rogue Resign? Blatter and FIFA

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 12:16:33 +1200 | Binoy Kampmark

Even he admitted it. Having ridden roughshod over those who questioned his authority to be at the helm of the world’s most famed sports mafia enterprise, Sepp Blatter decided to resign from his position as FIFA head. Only, he hasn’t.More >>

World’s largest Speedball competition in Wellington

Sat, 1 Aug 2015 10:33:05 +1200 | Ignite Sport

More than 150 teens will be throwing balls at Speedball nets during the largest speedball competition in Wellington – and the World - on Saturday night (1 August 2015). More >>

Treble Cone’s Busiest Ever Start to a Snow Season

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:31:42 +1200 | Treble Cone

The South Island’s largest ski area – Treble Cone (Wanaka, New Zealand) has enjoyed its busiest ever start to a snow season and has set new records for both its ‘busiest week overall’ and ‘busiest July ever’. More >>

DOC reminds whitebaiters to follow the rules

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:24:10 +1200 | Department of Conservation

The Department of Conservation (DOC) is reminding whitebaiters to be aware of whitebait regulations, as the 2015 season begins in a couple of weeks. More >>

World Champs Next for Euro Kart Round Winner Armstrong

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:29:46 +1200 | KartSport

New Zealand has another World Karting Championship contender in Marcus Armstrong, the 14-year-old Christchurch ace who won the KF class at the final round of the CIK-FIA European Championships in Sweden last Sunday.More >>

Veuve Clicquot paints Queenstown ‘Clicquot Yellow’

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:21:21 +1200 | Veuve Clicquot

The highly anticipated Clicquot in the Snow program returned to Australasia’s biggest winter playground on July 30. The four day celebration of champagne style après ski was officially launched on Thursday July 30 which saw a select group of VIP guests ...More >>

World Cup audiences shouldn’t be stuck at home

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:16:12 +1200 | ACT New Zealand

ACT Leader David Seymour intends to introduce a Bill to let people watch the 2015 Rugby World Cup in bars and function rooms. More >>

Anchor Milk Reignites 1935 All Blacks Partnership

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:32:08 +1200 | Anchor Milk

Today Anchor milk announced that it will be partnering with the All Blacks, refreshing its original 1935 Anchor-All Blacks partnership. More >>

FMG granted naming rights for Waikato Stadium

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:34:16 +1200 | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton Mayor Julie Hardaker has welcomed a new naming rights sponsorship agreement for Waikato Stadium. More >>

Australia Welcomes World’s Best for the Netball World Cup

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:31:42 +1200 | Australian Government

Australia will welcome the Silver Ferns to Sydney next week, as they join 15 other teams from around the world – Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe and Oceania – to compete at the pinnacle event for international netball, the Netball World Cup. More >>

Canterbury A&P Show to host Royal Equestrian Event

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:46:29 +1200 | Canterbury A and P Association

The Canterbury A&P Association have announced that the Canterbury A&P Show will host a Royal A&P Equestrian Event in 2015, giving competitors the chance to win prestigious Royal ribbons and medals at the annual Show.More >>

Applications open for Great Rides funding

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:23:25 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism 30 July 2015 Applications open for Great Rides funding More >>

Fagan’s curtain-call – in France

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:49:56 +1200 | Shearing Sports New Zealand

The competition career of New Zealand shearing great David Fagan is going one more round after he bowed to pressure to compete in the French championships this weekend. More >>

Coast to Coast early bird incentives about to close

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 09:38:48 +1200 | Enthuse

With early bird entry incentives about to close for the iconic multi-sport race the Coast to Coast, organisers say planning is well advanced compared to the same time last year. More >>

NZ Ocean Swim Series for Rotorua’s Blue Lake

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:15:38 +1200 | Rotorua Lakes Council

29 July, 2015 NZ Ocean Swim Series for Rotorua’s Blue Lake The clean and clear waters of Rotorua’s Lake Tikitapu – the Blue Lake – have been announced as the home of the newest event in the New Zealand Ocean Swim Series. An hour from the ...More >>

Local Hutt City clubs thanked by Lotto Sports Makers

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:19:33 +1200 | Sport Wellington

Stokes Valley Rugby Club and Naenae Old Boys Cricket Club are the latest recipients of Sport Wellingtons good practice award. The clubs have both received $1000 worth of ‘Sport Makers’ sporting goods as part of the ‘Thank a Sport Maker’ campaign. ...More >>

A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity for Land Rover Owners

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:00:24 +1200 | Land Rover

Land Rover New Zealand is going to make one kiwi kids dream come true, giving one lucky parent or guardian the chance to watch their son, daughter, relative or family friend run out onto Wembley Stadium, as a New Zealand team mascot at RWC 2015.More >>

Local Hip Hop Crew Selected to Represent NZ

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:23:14 +1200 | Zion Studios

Four crews from Zion Dance Studios competed at the Hip Hop Unite (HHU) competition in Wellington on Saturday, with their senior crew, Polaroids, taking out the top spot and being selected to represent New Zealand at the World Championships in the ...More >>

Talent ID Camp Instilling Performance Culture in Young

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:21:47 +1200 | NZ Snow Sports

Nine promising young freeskiers from around New Zealand took part in a Snow Sports NZ Talent Identification Camp from 19-22 July as part of the selection process for the Park and Pipe Talent Development Squad.More >>

Silver Ferns Share Team Secrets with Waikato Residents

Wed, 29 Jul 2015 12:24:42 +1200 | House of Travel

A lucky group of Hamilton netball fans have made the most of a chance to quiz Silver Ferns’ stars ahead of watching them compete at the Netball World Cup. More >>

 

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