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Para-Swimming stars heading to World Championships

Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:10:43 +1200 | Paralympics NZ

Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) is thrilled to announce their team for the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow in July. This follows a stellar week of competition at the Swimming NZ Open Championships where eight Para-Swimmers earned their place ...More >>

Swimming Boss Delighted with Performances

Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:05:40 +1200 | Swimming NZ

Swimming New Zealand will send a 10-strong team following an encouraging New Zealand Open Championships that finished in Auckland tonight. More >>

Laurie And Mark Fly Kiwi Flag High in Vegas

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:23:43 +1200 | Black Balloon

Katie Laurie and Dunstan Kiwi Iron Mark sit on 15 points heading into the next round of the 2015 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Final in Las Vegas after a sterling effort today saw them take just a single rail to finish in 26th place of the 41 starters.More >>

Public get behind Marine Activity Hub

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:09:18 +1200 | Yachting New Zealand

A proposal for a Community Marine Activity Hub on the Takapuna Beach Reserve has got a thumbs up from the public. More >>

Tidemand breaks sub-minute barrier

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:12:17 +1200 | International Rally of Whangarei

Driving a Skoda Fabia S2000 specification car, former Swedish Rally Champion Pontus Tidemand has set a fastest time of 58.8 sec at today’s shakedown ahead of this weekend’s International Rally of Whangarei. The test precedes the three-day competition ...More >>

Thursday Sports Night Kicks Off Soon on Māori Television

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:40:03 +1200 | Maori Television

Whether you’re into fishing, rugby, netball or hunting, Māori Television has something for every armchair sports fan in its new season of Thursday sports nights, starting April 30. More >>

Woolhandling legend dies after longer cancer fight

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:28:41 +1200 | Shearing Sports New Zealand

From the Whanganui River area, Kumeroa was 45 and won more World, Golden Shears and New Zealand titles than any other competitor. She was widely regarded as the “David Fagan of woolhandling".More >>

TrebleCone Book Wins Skiing History Association's Award

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:20:00 +1200 | TrebleCone

Treble Cone Book Wins International Skiing History Association’s Award The Treble Cone (Wanaka, New Zealand) history book written by Matt Conway and released by Treble Cone Ski Area in Wanaka in winter 2014, was recognised by the International Skiing ...More >>

Offshore online racing and sports betting under spotlight

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:05:28 +1200 | New Zealand Government

A working group has been appointed to shed some light on the growth of New Zealanders engaging in offshore online racing and sports betting, Racing Minister Nathan Guy announced today.More >>

A Culture of Success at King’s College

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:30:52 +1200 | King's College

A Culture of Success at King’s College King’s College rower Oliver Maclean credits a culture of success in his selection for Rowing New Zealand’s Under-18 North Island team. Sixteen-year-old Oliver, who has been selected as part of a crew of four, shows ...More >>

CRC Speedshow Top Half Series is Proven Stepping Stone

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:25:15 +1200 | CRC Speedshow

It’s that time again for keen karters in the upper North Island, time for the annual CRC Speedshow-sponsored Top Half Series. More >>

Leading NZ Entrepreneur Speaking in Rotorua

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:16:50 +1200 | Rotorua X

One of the brightest young business minds in the country is coming to Rotorua to speak at a Rotorua X event on Thursday 21 May. Sam Hazledine - successful entrepreneur, business author and extreme ski champion - will present ‘Anything’s possible,’ ...More >>

Ross Wins NZV8 Touring Cars Final

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:08:20 +1200 | Concept Motorsport

The round win was testament to the amount of skill and hard work Ross and the Concept Motorsport team have put in over the season to make the Nissan competitive in it's inaugural campaign.More >>

Sign up now for King of the Hill fun run/walk

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:42:47 +1200 | Hutt City Council

King of the Hill is back and it’s time now to register to walk or run up the Wainuiomata Hill on Sunday 31 May. More >>

Mojo Pulse Keen to Repay Coach in Milestone Match

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:28:30 +1200 | Mojo Pulse

Mojo Pulse Keen to Repay Coach in Milestone Match The Mojo Pulse players would like nothing better than to deliver coach Robyn Broughton a much-needed win against ANZ Championship netball high-flyers the West Coast Fever in Wellington on Sunday . Joining ...More >>

NZ Mountain Film Festival 2015 – A Focus on Youth

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:25:14 +1200 | Mountain Film Festival

The thirteenth NZ Mountain Film Festival is certainly proving to be lucky with the phenomenal line up of speakers presenting over the 9 day event. The keynote speaker is Alex Honnold, world famous solo free climber from the USA. He will be joined by ...More >>

Southern Fillies Line Up to Battle the Series Finale

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:12:54 +1200 | NZ Bloodstock

The final leg of New Zealand Bloodstock’s Southern Filly of the Year Series will be held at Riccarton this Saturday with the running of the Listed $50,000 New Zealand Bloodstock Warstep Stakes (2000m).More >>

Chris 'ATKO' Atkinson to test Extreme Rallycross machinery

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:01:41 +1200 | Styledia

Australia’s most successful rally driver Chris ‘ATKO’ Atkinson will sample his first taste of Rallycross racing when he takes part in the SIDCHROME EXTREME Rallycross test day at Sydney Motorsport Park on May 1.More >>

Holder puts it all on the line for 2015 season

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:46:16 +1200 | Holder Brothers Racing

Holder puts it all on the line for 2015 season Mount Maunganui rally driver David Holder has placed down all his cards for the 2015 rally season and beyond by going professional in his quest to be a World Rally Champion. As a result, he will start ...More >>

2015 ANZ Championship Round 8 Preview

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:38:35 +1200 | ANZ Championship Netball

Round 8 Fixtures: Mission Queensland Firebirds v Kia Magic Saturday 18 April, 2.18pm BCEC, Brisbane More >>

 

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