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Kiwi Ferns Nines gear up for repeat win

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:13:48 +1300 | New Zealand Rugby League

Kiwi Ferns Nines gear up for repeat win The Kiwi Ferns team to take the field at the 2017 Nines tournament early next month has been announced. Sarina Fiso, three time winner of the NZRL Women’s Player of the year award retains her captaincy ...More >>

Eastern Regional Champs draws country’s top surf lifesavers

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:17:43 +1300 | Surf Life Saving New Zealand

Every year, the Eastern Regional Championships draws in some of the country’s top surf lifesavers and this year is no exception. Over 800 athletes from 31 clubs around New Zealand will take part in the event at Mount Maunganui from February 28-29 ...More >>

Roe Wins Stage One of the New Zealand Cycle Classic

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:09:21 +1300 | NZCT New Zealand Cycle Classic

Roe Wins Stage One of the New Zealand Cycle Classic - WEATHER BOMB DISRUPTS FINISH - Wild weather and a challenging course didn’t put off Australian rider Tim Roe who won the opening stage of the New Zealand Cycle Classic in the Wairarapa today. ...More >>

New Zealand hopes start in World shears buildup

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:01:25 +1300 | Shearing Sports New Zealand

New Zealand hopes start in World shears buildup New Zealand team members Nathan Stratford and Joel Henare starred in a big weekend of shearing sports in Southland at the weekend as the buildup started ahead of the World sheariong and woolhandling championships ...More >>

Henare and Stratford sound warning

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 21:44:35 +1300 | World Shearing Champs

New Zealand team members Nathan Stratford and Joel Henare sounded a warning to other World Championship hopefuls ahead of next month’s 40th anniversary championships in Invercargill with comprehensive wins in two shearing and woolhandling competitions ...More >>

Ivan Cleary Appointed Lebanon Head Coach

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:15:24 +1300 | Lebanon Rugby League

The Lebanon Rugby League Federation (LRLF) is delighted to announce the appointment of Ivan Cleary as the new head coach of the national team. More >>

Three Time Winner Still on Top

Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:13:02 +1300 | New Zealand Rugby League

Kiwi Ferns Captain Sarina Fiso is no stranger to the Women’s Player of the Year accolade winning for the third time at the NZRL Awards held at Mt Smart Stadium tonight. More >>

Official Swimming Warning - Tukituki River

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:49:53 +1300 | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

People are being warned not to swim at popular spots Patangata , Horseshoe Bend and Red Bridge in the Tukituki River following results in today showing increased levels of cyanobacteria mats (algal blooms).More >>

Tomorrow’s Wellington Cup Day a positive event for all

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:22:34 +1300 | Wellington City Council

Wellington Cup Day, tomorrow, is a great way to shake off the back-to-work blues, with over 15,000 people expected to attend the event, says Wellington Mayor Justin Lester.More >>

Suzuki - the driving force behind Netball in New Zealand

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:46:42 +1300 | Netball New Zealand

Netball New Zealand (NNZ) is pleased to announce a three-year partnership with one of the world’s most successful automotive brands – Suzuki. More >>

Rare opportunity to see Formula 1 cars in New Zealand

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:34:22 +1300 | Hampton Downs

Frank Lyons was at Silverstone in 1977 when James Hunt won the British Grand Prix in a McLaren M26 F1. “If you’d told me back then that I would own James Hunt’s car one day I’d have said there was more chance of me being struck by lightning,” ...More >>

Yamaha Team Amps Up For Woodville GP

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:30:40 +1300 | Bikesport NZ

JANUARY 20, 2017: Starting next weekend, the high-profile Altherm JCR Yamaha Racing Team expands to five riders as it flexes its muscles ahead of the New Zealand Motocross Championships.More >>

It takes three to ski

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:17:24 +1300 | Bay of Plenty Regional Council

If you are planning a ski on Bay of Plenty waterways this summer, remember it takes three to ski. Any boat towing a skier, biscuit, wake board or similar device needs an observer.More >>

Fox begins golf campaign towards New Zealand Open success

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:06:24 +1300 | ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

Rio Olympic golfer Ryan Fox makes a busy start this week to life on the European Tour with a two-month block that he hopes will be culminate in victory in the 2017 ISPS Handa New Zealand Open.More >>

Putting some wind in their sails

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:37:46 +1300 | Gilmours

Gilmours has swung in behind the team at Emirates Team New Zealand as an Official Supplier to the Challenge as they set their sights on bringing the America’s Cup home in 2017. The team has long inspired Kiwis from all walks of life as they take ...More >>

Kayla Cullen tells women to stop exercising

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:18:45 +1300 | Nike

Kayla Cullen was today announced in a team of six elite Nike athletes that will showcase the power of women in sport. More >>

HSBC Wellington Sevens 2017 Official Radio Broadcaster

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:16:03 +1300 | Te Upoko o Te Ika

Te Reo Irirangi o Te Upoko o Te Ika Trust is delighted to announce that it will be the Official Radio Broadcaster for Round 3 of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series to be played at Wellington’s Westpac Stadium on 28 and 29 January.More >>

Leave No Trace at the Kathmandu Coast to Coast

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:41:29 +1300 | Coast to Coast

‘Clean, green and left just the way they found it’, these are aims for the iconic Kathmandu Coast to Coast multi-sport race as it becomes the first event in the country to join forces with Leave No Trace New Zealand.More >>

Businesses Encouraged To Enter Aotearoa Bike Challenge

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:56:46 +1300 | Queenstown Trails Trust

The Queenstown Trails Trust is encouraging Queenstown businesses to support the New Zealand Transport Agency’s Aotearoa Bike Challenge in February which aims to get more people on bikes. More >>

Olympic and World Medallist Swaps Shot Put For Golf Clubs

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:55:50 +1300 | ISPS Handa New Zealand Open

Olympic shot put medallist Tom Walsh is taking some time out in his early-season competition phase for his new-found passion of golf. More >>

 

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