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Springbored Snow Carnival celebrates sun and snow

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:35:48 +1200 | NZSki

Sun, snow, beats and parties are the name of the game next month as Queenstown ski areas Coronet Peak and The Remarkables celebrate spring with five days and nights of action and fun. More >>

‘The Surgeon’ off to World Champs

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:47:33 +1200 | Boccia New Zealand

It’s personally costing him $13,000 to compete but Greig ‘The Surgeon’ Jackson reckons he’s in fine shape to cut through the competition at this year’s Boccia World Championships.More >>

Bulls Wary of Wounded Wai-Coa-Bay

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:07:17 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

Canterbury Bulls coach Darrell Coad certainly isn't underestimating rivals Wai-Coa-Bay Stallions, despite their inauspicious opening performance in 2014 Pirtek NZRL National Premiership last weekend.More >>

Don't forget - Bike to the Future this weekend!

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:38:04 +1200 | Frocks on Bikes

This fantastic event to show support for protected cycle lanes along K Road is on this weekend! Are you coming? More >>

Rugby World Cup 2015 Official Team Bases Confirmed

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:31:42 +1200 | Rugby World Cup 2015

Rugby World Cup 2015 Official Team Bases Confirmed • England Rugby 2015 confirm 41 Team Bases selected for use at Rugby World Cup 2015 • 20 competing teams will be based across England and Wales • Team Bases selected in consultation with the ...More >>

Three Kiwi Aquathlon Golds in Edmonton

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:27:42 +1200 | Triathlon New Zealand

28 August 2014 Media Release from Triathlon New Zealand, for further information visit or Three Kiwi Aquathlon Golds in Edmonton New Zealand has their Edmonton World Championship campaign underway with the perfect ...More >>

Online clip gets thousands of Kiwi women changing behaviour

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:24:57 +1200 | A Season of Change

Thousands of Kiwi women have been signing up to discover a new approach to health and wellbeing this spring thanks to a tease trailer launched online. An innovative new web series, A Season of Change, will be providing Kiwi women with everything ...More >>

Concussion in sport: debunking the myths

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:50:48 +1200 | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Physiotherapy New Zealand says that despite a high media profile there are still misconceptions around concussion in sport. More >>

Men’s Doubles Pairing Put up Great Fight in Denmark

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:30:28 +1200 | Badminton NZ

27 August 2014 For immediate release from Badminton New Zealand, for further information visit MEN’S DOUBLES PAIRING PUT UP GREAT FIGHT IN DENMARK The final New Zealanders bowed out of the BWF World Badminton Championships in Denmark ...More >>

A Race Against Slavery for Cameron Brown

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:29:48 +1200 | TEAR Fund

Media Release A Race Against Slavery for Cameron Brown Hot off the heels of his victory in 2XU Desaru Triathlon in Malaysia, Kiwi triathlete Cameron Brown has set himself another challenge, this time the race is on to save women and children from ...More >>

Dion Snell takes top prize at Auckland Rugby League Awards

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:07:57 +1200 | Auckland Rugby League

Howick Hornets second-rower Dion Snell has capped off a breakthrough year by being named 2014 Appliance Shed Fox Memorial Lion Red Player of the Year. More >>

New extreme footage from Experience Series

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:02:55 +1200 | Experience Series

Australian company Experience Series and B.A.S.E. jumping athlete Jarno Cordia successfully take the world of wingsuiting to a new extreme. More >>

Kiwi Endurance Team Looking Strong at WEG

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:50:32 +1200 | Equestrian Sports New Zealand

New Zealand's endurance riders will have a world-famous back-drop for their 160km race at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in France on Thursday (France time). More >>

Sweat it out for Heart Kids

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:24:19 +1200 | Heart Kids

About 1,200 people are expected to take part in a 12-hour Treadathon Challenge in their bid to raise funds for the 12 families every week in New Zealand who are told that their baby has a congenital heart defect.More >>

King in the Ring on Saturday

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:09:22 +1200 | King in the Ring

Fighters from across the country are gearing up for one of New Zealand’s most high profile eight-man tournament series, King in the Ring. More >>

Last weekend to bag some game birds in Eastern Region

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:14:44 +1200 | Fish and Game New Zealand

IMPORTANT NOTE EDS AND REPORTERS: This release is not for use by media outside the Bay of Plenty, Rotorua lakes and East Coast areas. It applies only to the Eastern Fish & Game region which runs from Wairoa in the south around to Waihi in the ...More >>

Survival in the Palm of Your Hand

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:12:13 +1200 | Hutchwilco

As the warmer summer weather approaches, boats, kayaks and personal watercraft are coming out of storage and thousands of kiwis will be taking to the water. More >>

Rugby fans encouraged to take the bus

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:48:30 +1200 | Hastings District Council

Rugby fans are being encouraged to take the easy travel option from Hastings to McLean Park in Napier for the Rugby Championship match on Saturday September 6th. More >>

Whibley Storms to Yet Another Oma Win

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:22:55 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

Whibley Storms to Yet Another Oma Win AUGUST 27, 2014: Pahiatua’s Paul Whibley has done it again. The 35-year-old former Manawatu forestry worker, affectionately dubbed “The Axeman” on the motorcycling scene, has stormed to yet another comfortable ...More >>

Splash Planet teams up with the Hawke’s Bay Rugby

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:01:43 +1200 | Hastings District Council

Hastings water theme park Splash Planet has joined with Hawke’s Bay Rugby in encouraging kids to take in some great footie action. More >>


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