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Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Unable to Access World Cup Games

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 16:54:45 +1200 | National Foundation for the Deaf

Rugby is the game of our nation and we love to follow it and support our boys in black! More >>

Rotary Kick-Start Winners to Bring New Life to Vogelmorn

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 15:47:23 +1200 | Rotary Club Of Wellington

The Vogelmorn Community Group is the inaugural winner of the Rotary Club of Wellington Social Enterprise Kick-start, run in conjunction with the Ākina Foundation. More >>

Tokoroa Throw Champions a Life-Line

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 15:25:28 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

They’re already calling it the “pool of death” and on a day when Bruce Pulman Park looked more like an aquatic arena, it was Tokoroa High School’s turn to fuel the Pool B feeding frenzy at the NZRL National Secondary Schools Tournament.More >>

National Triathlon Series Secures New Location

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 14:12:54 +1200 | Impact PR

The rapid growth of one of the North Shore's most popular sporting events has forced Sanitarium to secure a new venue on the Hibiscus Coast to accommodate the growing demand.More >>

Wellington Kids to Benefit from Triathlon Expansion

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 14:11:10 +1200 | Impact PR

More Wellington and Hutt Valley kids will have the opportunity to take part in large scale triathlon events following the expansion of a national junior triathlon series to the region.More >>

Help us find Canterbury's biggest rugby-mad dad

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 13:32:50 +1200 | Alexander Communications

There are few things that unite Cantabrians quite like rugby. As New Zealand’s unofficial home of the oval-shaped ball sport, numerous rugby-greats are proud to hail from the region. With less than a month until the Rugby World Cup kicks off, ...More >>

New Sporting Facilities on the Starting Blocks

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 13:09:10 +1200 | Warren and Mahoney

Warren and Mahoney continues to set the pace in the arena of sports’ facility design with the announcement that the architecture practice has been commissioned for the Eastern Recreation and Sports Centre (ERSC) at QEII Park in East Christchurch and ...More >>

Auckland hosts Commonwealth’s top sporting officials

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 13:06:27 +1200 | ATEED

1 September 2015 Auckland hosts Commonwealth’s top sporting officials Auckland is hosting about 250 high-level sporting officials this week as the Commonwealth Games Federation holds its annual General Assembly in New Zealand. The General Assembly ...More >>

Michael Papps to Captain Wellington Firebirds

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 08:18:23 +1200 | Cricket Wellington

The Wellington Firebirds will be captained by Michael Papps in all three competitions during the 2015/16 season. More >>

All the Favourites Scheduled for Teretonga

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 07:54:23 +1200 | Lindsay Beer

A unified V8 Series with big name drivers, ENZED Central Muscle Cars, NZ Super Trucks, the internationally recognised Toyota Racing Series plus the Evolution Motorsport Classic SpeedFest are the highlights of the upcoming season at Teretonga Park.More >>

Ocean Scientist Breaks Freediving Record

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 07:49:07 +1200 | University of Miami

MIAMI – University of Miami Professor Claire Paris broke the USA Women’s National Freediving record in the freediving discipline of Dynamic No Fins with a three minutes and seven seconds swim of 128 meters (420 feet) on a single breath. She was competing ...More >>

Upstarts Wary of Nzrl Schools Death Pool

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 07:46:11 +1200 | NZRL

Immediately after masterminding the first major upset of the 2015 NZRL Schools Nationals, Papatoetoe High School coach Kaiui Tukinga was quick to bring his players back down to earth.More >>

Whibley Leads a Yamaha 1-2-3 in Woodhill Forest

Tue, 1 Sep 2015 07:44:57 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

CAPTION: Taikorea's Paul Whibley (Yamaha YZ450F), the only rider to complete seven laps on Sunday. Photo by Andy McGechan, BikesportNZ.com More >>

Milestone looms for massive sporting tournament

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:21:03 +1200 | DSCRIBE

Sailing will make its debut at this year's NZCT AIMS Games in Tauranga. Credit: Jamie Troughton/Dscribe Media Services More >>

Jodi Brown’s return confirmed to complete Mojo Pulse roster

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:13:46 +1200 | Mojo Pulse

The Mojo Pulse roster for the 2016 ANZ Championship is now complete, with highly-experienced shooter Jodi Brown signing on for her second season in the yellow dress. More >>

John McBeth: Our World Cup All Blacks

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:06:44 +1200 | John McBeth

There has always been enormous interest in the naming of an All Black touring team and last night's announcement was eagerly awaited, even though most fans would have chosen at least 29 or 30 of the players selected.More >>

Premiership finalists set for Saturday triple-header

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:34:55 +1200 | Auckland Rugby League

The Mt Albert Lions and Pt Chevalier Pirates will face off in their third-consecutive Appliance Shed Fox Memorial Premiership grand final this Saturday at Mt Smart Stadium #2.More >>

All Blacks squad for RWC 2015 announced

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:02:56 +1200 | NZ Rugby Union

The All Blacks squad for Rugby World Cup 2015 has been announced with the All Blacks selectors selecting a squad featuring experience, depth and talent. More >>

Annual Breakaway Festival of Cycling programme announced

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:52:47 +1200 | Upper Hutt City Council

Upper Hutt’s annual cycle festival is about to kick off with events and fun for all ages More >>

Double the Roller Derby action

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:58:54 +1200 | Richter City Roller Derby

Wellington’s Richter City Roller Derby league will host a rare doubleheader vs Dead End Derby Christchurch Rollergirls on Saturday 5 September at Kilbirnie Rec Centre. More >>

 

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