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Mad Mike Whiddet Returns to Formula Drift USA

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:19:36 +1300 | Red Bull

Mad Mike Whiddet Returns to Formula Drift USA   Red Bull pro drifter Mad Mike Whiddett is making a return to the prestigious Formula DRIFT Professional Drifting Championship Series, with a commitment to multiple events of the seven-round US-based 2015 season ...More >>

How Fast is Fast? Warbirds Over Wanaka

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:00:00 +1300 | Warbirds Over Wanaka

Wanaka: Organisers have confirmed that Jet Racing will return for the Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow 2016 and will feature at least one, and possibly two, aircraft which have actually competed in the world-famous Reno Air Races.More >>

Labour Leader goes to the big game

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:56:47 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour Leader goes to the big game Labour Leader Andrew Little will attend the World Cup Cricket final in Melbourne on Sunday.More >>

Netball Central Zone in the Black

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:38:36 +1300 | Netball Central

Netball Central Zone in the Black Media Release 27 March 2015 Netball Central Zone has announced a surplus of $92,000 for the year ending 30 November 2014, in its second year of operation.More >>

Kearney set for next RLWC

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:38:42 +1300 | New Zealand Rugby League

NZ Kiwis coach Stephen Kearney will lead the men’s national side into the 2017 Rugby League World Cup, after masterminding last year’s successful Four Nations campaign.More >>

PM to attend the Cricket World Cup Final

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:04:19 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Prime Minister John Key will attend the final of the Cricket World Cup in Melbourne this weekend. More >>

Crusaders Join the First Aid Club with St John

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:00:53 +1300 | St John

Members of the Crusaders have been learning some important new skills – though not on the rugby field. More >>

John McBeth: Aussies anxious too

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:43:55 +1300 | John McBeth

Mike Hesson is cool and calm. Brendon McCullum is the same. These two are exuding a calmness that eludes most of the Black Caps fans as we await the final of the Cricket World Cup.More >>

Nominations now open for 2015 Sportsperson of the Year

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:44:26 +1300 | Sport Wellington

Nominations are now open for the annual Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards. Organised by Sport Wellington, the prestigious awards are now in their 46th year and aim to celebrate sporting excellence in the Wellington region.More >>

Sky Tower lights up to support Blackcaps

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:30:53 +1300 | SKYCITY

Auckland’s Sky Tower will join the #backtheblackcaps crusade and glow the official colours of the BLACKCAPS as the team prepares for the final showdown against Australia in Melbourne.More >>

Vink and Horgan new brand ambassadors for Revbox

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:02:47 +1300 | Revbox

New Zealand elite time trial champion Michael Vink and well performed professional Sam Horgan are two new Brand Ambassadors for the Revbox ERG, a revolutionary new stationary cycle trainer which uses air breaking to create resistance with minimal ...More >>

Series’ Finals Attracts Top Combos From the Nation Over

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:24:59 +1300 | Black Balloon

It’s the grand finale of New Zealand’s jumping season with the Glistening Waters Showjumping Championships starting in Masterton tomorrow (Friday). More >>

Virgin Australia Provides Ten Extra Flights for CWC Final

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:28:20 +1300 | Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia is pleased to offer ten extra trans-Tasman flights to meet the increased demand between New Zealand and Melbourne for the Cricket World Cup final. The extra flights depart from Auckland and Christchurch and are on sale now for Black Caps ...More >>

Sky Fast-Tracks Denton Oval Restoration with Donation

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:15:46 +1300 | Sky TV

SKY is fast-tracking repairs to the Denton Oval cycling track in Christchurch, with the company making a $200,000 donation this weekend. More >>

A Black Caps Fan Guide to Melbourne

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:22:12 +1300 | Tourism Victoria

The Black Caps made history this week qualifying for the 2015 Cricket World Cup Final. As the nation waits with baited breath for the final showdown this Sunday, Kiwis are getting ready to descend upon Melbourne Cricket Ground to cheer the Black Caps ...More >>

Whittaker’s supports Brendon Hartley

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:08:44 +1300 | Whittakers

Whittaker’s is pleased to have become one of the sponsors of Brendon Hartley, a New Zealand racing driver competing in the FIA World Endurance Championship. Whittaker’s Marketing Manager, Holly Whittaker, said “We’re proud to make a contribution ...More >>

Triathlon World Has Eyes for Auckland

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:33:26 +1300 | ITU Triathlon World Cup

The eyes of the triathlon world will be firmly focused on Auckland this weekend with the hosting of the second round of the World Triathlon Series with the Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Triathlon.More >>

Spirits Remain High in Mojo Pulse Camp

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:09:39 +1300 | Haier Pulse

A wobbly start has not diminished coach Robyn Broughton’s faith in Mojo Pulse as they prepare to resurrect their ANZ Championship netball campaign against Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic in Wellington on Monday.More >>

NZL Sailing Team head to Palma, Spain

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:56:56 +1300 | Yachting New Zealand

After spending the New Zealand summer training, preparing and competing domestically the NZL Sailing Team are Europe-bound getting ready for some northern hemisphere competition. More >>

Fanzone to screen live coverage of Cricket World Cup Final

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:58:28 +1300 | Christchurch City Council

As cricket fever grips the nation, the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 New Zealand Fanzone at Victoria Square will open one last time this Sunday, screening live coverage of the Black Caps in their first-ever ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Final. Christchurch ...More >>

 

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