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Walking and cycle trails connect city to great outdoors

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:24:54 +1300 | Upper Hutt City Council

UPPER HUTT, Wellington NZ, 22 OCT 2014—Outdoor enthusiasts have even more reason to enjoy a walk or ride in Upper Hutt. Upper Hutt City Council have announced approval from the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) to fund the development of new and improved ...More >>

Festival of Transitional Architecture this Labour Weekend!

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:10:32 +1300 | FESTA

Transitional sports and recreation at the Festival of Transitional Architecture this Labour Weekend! A bike disco, street games, guided walks through transformed demolition sites, dance classes at a temporary outdoor dancehall – these are just some of ...More >>

Wellington Regional Youth Triathlon Academy a Huge Hit

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:50:01 +1300 | Triathlon New Zealand

Wellington was the latest host of a Tri NZ Regional Youth Academy this past weekend, with 17 budding triathletes from 15 to 17 years old hosted by coaches including former World Champion Jenny Rose, former Olympian Shane Reed, Tammy Reed and Cam Durno as ...More >>

Coleman recognises Sport Scholarships recipients

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:36:28 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman extends his congratulations to the athletes and sports officials who have been awarded Prime Minister’s Sport Scholarships. “The Prime Minister’s Sport Scholarships are an important boost for outstanding ...More >>

Rescue on Mt Tasman

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:49:22 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Canterbury Police are coordinating a rescue operation on Mt Tasman in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park after three climbers have become stranded. More >>

Cold front to crash-gybe the Coastal Classic

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:13:02 +1300 | MetService

The weather forecast for this year's PIC Insurance Brokers Coastal Classic looks encouraging for fast times, with running conditions expected during the race from Auckland to Russell. However, skippers will need to monitor the marine forecast, ...More >>

Sport Wellington Buggy Walk heads to Whitby

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:00:39 +1300 | Sport Wellington

Hundreds of buggies are set to stroll through Whitby on Thursday 6th November for Sport Wellington’s monthly Buggy Walk. More >>

Mondiale Aces name side for start of Plunket Shield

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:26:45 +1300 | Auckland Cricket

The Mondiale Auckland Aces have named their first side of the season for the start of the Plunket Shield against the Northern Knights tomorrow in Whangarei. More >>

Toyota Racing New Zealand Launches New FT50 Race Car

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:21:39 +1300 | Toyota Racing New Zealand

FT50 takes significant steps forward in driving dynamics, safety and technology • Test drivers endorse new race car: a worthy successor for outgoing TRS car More >>

Cobra Puma Golf sponsor for the 2015 BMW New Zealand Open

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:01:44 +1300 | BMW New Zealand Open

Organisers of the BMW New Zealand Open are delighted to welcome Cobra Puma Golf on board as a supporting sponsor of New Zealand’s premier golf event. The BMW New Zealand Open, a tier one event on the PGA Tour of Australasia, will be held from ...More >>

NZRL: Two debutants in Kiwis line-up

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:45:26 +1300 | New Zealand Rugby League

Blockbusting forward Jason Taumalolo and teenage wing Dallin Watene-Zelezniak have been named for their NZ Kiwis debuts in the 2014 Four Nations opener against Australia at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium.More >>

Former Waikato Uni student receives top rugby award

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:15:50 +1300 | University of Waikato

University of Waikato alumnus and Waikato Rugby Union player Whetu Douglas received high recognition recently for his outstanding role in rugby. More >>

Kauri Runners Growing Coromandel

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:04:42 +1300 | Adventure Racing Coromandel

When more than 300 runners from five countries line up for November’s Great Cranleigh Kauri Run, they’ll be meeting more than just personal goals. Their very presence on the 32km trail across the Coromandel Peninsula’s Central Divide will leave a ...More >>

2014 Fitness Industry Awards Finalists Announced

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:03:37 +1300 | NZ Fitness Industry Awards

A record-breaking number of entrants have ensured the 2014 Awards are the most competitive to date. More >>

Kickstarting Build of World’s Biggest Waterslide

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:53:42 +1300 | Live More Awesome Foundation

After putting New Zealand and depression firmly on the global map in 2013 with their ‘World’s Biggest Waterslide’ event in Helensville, local charity ‘Live More Awesome’ are at it again – except this time its bigger, better and the public ...More >>

Red Bull Drift Shifters is Back!

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:47:04 +1300 | Red Bull

On Saturday December 6, 2014, Red Bull Drift Shifters returns to Auckland City, transforming downtown into a giant pinball inspired drift track. Drivers will push themselves and their machines to new limits in this adrenalin packed premium motorsport event.More >>

Commonwealth Silver Medallist at NZ's Largest Cycling Event

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:55:29 +1300 | Contact Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge

Commonwealth Games Silver Medallist looking for Back To Back Wins at New Zealand’s Largest Cycling Event More >>

Auckland City Toyota Partners With Bike the Bridge

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:30:56 +1300 | Bike The Bridge

Auckland’s flagship Toyota dealership, Auckland City Toyota, is proud to announce a new partnership with the iconic Bike the Bridge cycling event, which takes place on 16 November this year.More >>

Man in serious condition following boat ramp incident

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:26:12 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau CIB is investigating following an incident at a boat ramp in Aka Aka last night. A 50 year old man is in hospital in a serious condition after being struck by a vehicle at around 5pm. The Counties Manukau Police Serious Crash Unit ...More >>

Laurie All the Way at Equidays

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:20:24 +1300 | The Black Balloon

Katie Laurie underlined her class this weekend, winning both of the main horse showjumping classes at Equidays in Mystery Creek. More >>

 

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