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Triathlon Participation Boosts Kiwi Kids’ Self-Esteem

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:00:23 +1300 | Sanitarium

Thousands of Kiwi parents have seen a positive increase in their child's self-esteem after they take part in a triathlon event, according to a new survey*. More >>

Taupo Racetrack rebrands to Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:29:10 +1300 | Taupo Motorsport

Taupo brings home New Zealand’s most internationally recognised brand with the re-naming of its race track facility; More >>

AIG Announce Richie McCaw as Global Ambassador

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:20:49 +1300 | American International Group

New York, November 26, 2015 – American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) today announced a three year deal with former All Black Richie McCaw to act as a global ambassador for the company. The contract deepens AIG’s connection to rugby, building ...More >>

Wellington Blaze squad announced

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:26:30 +1300 | Cricket Wellington

The Wellington Blaze squad to play in their first Twenty20 match against the Northern Spirit at Karori Park on November 27 is: More >>

NTC Live Comes to Auckland

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:24:52 +1300 | RAW

Joining women together around the world, and introducing them to new fitness experiences and communities, the NTC Tour is set to kick off in 2016. This year will see three cities take part simultaneously across Australia and New Zealand including an epic ...More >>

Emirates to be official airline sponsor at ASB Classic

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:42:02 +1300 | Emirates Airlines

26 November 2015 – As part of its ongoing commitment to bring Kiwi fans closer to the action, Emirates is set to become the official airline sponsor at the ASB Classic men’s tennis tournament. Emirates and the ATP have elevated their partnership, ...More >>

Local boy makes good with move back home

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:25:43 +1300 | University of Waikato

Raised in Hamilton and a Waikato graduate, Mr Mellsop is the University of Waikato’s newly-appointed associate director of external engagement, responsible for coordinating the university’s externally-focused programmes, which include employer engagement, ...More >>

Big Guns Head to Hampton Downs

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:04:25 +1300 | Premier Motorsports

BIG GUNS HEAD TO HAMPTON DOWNS The new-look motor racing season in New Zealand got off to a great start with the first Premier Motorsport event at Taupo Motorsport Park in October, before the big classes then moved on to the ITM 500 V8 Supercar ...More >>

Mondiale Aces unchanged for game against Canterbury Kings

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:45:03 +1300 | Auckland Cricket

After three home wins on the trot the Mondiale Aces have named an unchanged side to take on the Canterbury Kings at Hagley Oval. More >>

Murdoch holds 2nd after day two 2015 Finn Gold Cup

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:31:59 +1300 | Yachting New Zealand

Racing for the 2015 Finn Gold Cup continued off Takapuna as the large 75 boat fleet took to the water for day two of the six day regatta. More >>

Top Hawke's Bay Cyclist Moving For Dream Job

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:18:02 +1300 | Eastern Institute of Technology

Nearing the end of degree studies at EIT, Hannah van Kampen has already scored a job that underpins her road cycling ambitions. More >>

ASB Classic Glowing in Girl Power

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:49:05 +1300 | ASB Classic

ASB Classic organisers today announced the strongest field in the tournaments history with tour glamour girl Ana Ivanovic added to the already confirmed headline acts of Venus Williams (7) and Caroline Wozniacki (17). The former World Number One and ...More >>

UC Motorsport students take Formula race car to Melbourne

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:00:43 +1300 | University of Canterbury

Inspired by racing legend John Britten, UC Motorsport students hope they have the world-beating formula as they head to Melbourne to race a car they built from scratch. More >>

Young Generation of Triathletes Vie for Iconic Title

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:47:36 +1300 | Triathlon New Zealand

One of New Zealand’s most iconic and popular triathlon events takes place at Mount Maunganui this Sunday 29th November with the hosting of the Sovereign Tinman, the second race in the seven-event Sovereign Tri Series.More >>

Willis Meehan takes his first step on a LONG road

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:41:00 +1300 | Benjamin Watt

Willis Meehan will be facing his biggest challenge in April 2016, at Auckland's Trusts Arena against Julius Long for the International Boxing Organisation Asia Pacific Heavyweight Title. More >>

Murdoch opens 2015 Finn Gold Cup with a win

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:11:38 +1300 | Yachting New Zealand

Murdoch opens 2015 Finn Gold Cup with a win and a share of the lead More >>

Top stars primed for Urge 3 Peaks Enduro

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:01:00 +1300 | Adventure Media Group

The Urge 3 Peaks Enduro endurance downhill mountain biking race has attracted some of New Zealand's top rising stars for this weekend's racing in Dunedin, New Zealand. (November 28 and 29, 2015).More >>

NZ to impose fee offshore bets on local racing, sports

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:06:12 +1300 | Businesswire

NZ to impose fee on $1 bln a year bet offshore on local racing, sports, widen scope of TAB More >>

Kakapo Brook win ‘a victory’ for high value high country

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:45:21 +1300 | Fish and Game New Zealand

Fish & Game is hailing as a victory the Kakapo Brook decision by the ECan appointed Independent Hearing Commissioners, to decline water take and use consents in a highly valued North Canterbury catchment. Fish & Game says the decision is a ‘big ...More >>

Netball New Zealand announces 2016 Domestic Events Calendar

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:39:15 +1300 | Netball New Zealand

Netball New Zealand (NNZ) is pleased to confirm the details of the 2016 National Domestic Events Calendar, including the National Netball League. Announced by NNZ Chief Executive Hilary Poole, Netballers across the country will travel to North ...More >>


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