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Fishing “Undoubtedly" a Major Public Recreation

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 17:16:24 +1200 | New Zealand Federation of Freshwater Anglers

Recreational fishing is a major sport as shown by a survey conducted by Sport New Zealand says the New Zealand Federation of Freshwater Anglers. More >>

Exercise! Great for the Body and Mind

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 17:13:52 +1200 | New Zealand Register of Exercise Professionals

MEDIA RELEASE: For Immediate Release - 7 July 2015 FROM: The New Zealand Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) More >>

NNZ Signs national deal with Snap Fitness

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:44:37 +1200 | Netball NZ

One of the world’s fastest growing fitness franchises, Snap Fitness has joined with Netball New Zealand (NNZ) as the official fitness partner of NNZ, the Silver Ferns and all five ANZ Championship teams for a one-year term. Snap Fitness is an ...More >>

Don’t slip up on the slopes

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 15:19:53 +1200 | ACC

With the ski season now upon us, ACC is offering a friendly reminder to stay safe on the slopes and avoid ending up like the 13,500 people last year who injured themselves while skiing or snowboarding.More >>

School-Age Karters Head to Dunedin

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 14:49:20 +1200 | KartSport

Sporting codes across the school spectrum use the annual winter holiday break for national competition - and KartSport is no different. This year's Automec Air-sponsored National Schools Championship in Dunedin is the 12th such gathering with this weekend's ...More >>

Familiar Faces in 2016 Kia Magic Squad

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 13:06:22 +1200 | Netball Waikato

Familiar Faces in 2016 Kia Magic Squad In a huge coup for Waikato Bay of Plenty netball, effectively the entire 2015 New Zealand Conference winning Kia Magic squad will return for next year’s ANZ Championship. The only difference sees defender ...More >>

NZ athletes competing in Pacific Games for the first time

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 12:51:01 +1200 | Pacific Games

The 2015 Pacific Games are well and truly underway in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, with Australian and New Zealand athletes competing for the first time ever in weightlifting, sailing, taekwondo and rugby sevens. The Australian and New Zealand athletes are ...More >>

Teenage talent converges on national camp

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 10:45:18 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

Southern’s Rory Ferguson, who captained the NZ 16s against Samoa last year, heads the 2015 intake for next week’s NZRL National Performance Camp at Rotorua International Stadium.More >>

New Director Appointed to World Masters Games 2017 Board

Tue, 7 Jul 2015 09:44:37 +1200 | World Masters Games

Former New Zealand hockey representative and Chair of Hockey New Zealand, Graham Child, has been appointed to the board of World Masters Games 2017. In addition to a successful sporting career as a hockey player, coach and administrator, Mr Child ...More >>

Paddon and Kennard take fourth at WRC Poland

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 17:21:18 +1200 | Hyundai New Zealand

Hayden Paddon and John Kennard have secured fourth place in Rally Poland, the second consecutive top four finish for the Kiwis in their 2015 World Rally Championship season. More >>

Queenstown – there’s snow-where better to be for holidays

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 15:56:12 +1200 | Southern PR

There’s snow-where better to be than Queenstown right now – with New Zealand’s most popular ski resort town buzzing with snow fever today (Monday July 6). More >>

National Talent Squad Headlines Weekend of Triathlon

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 15:54:51 +1200 | Triathlon New Zealand

In what was a busy and successful weekend for New Zealand triathletes, it was the juniors leading the way as Gisborne’s Tayler Reid claimed a dominant win in headlining a ten-strong National Talent Squad presence in the first of two races in Japan while ...More >>

Provisional support plays role for winning golfer

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 15:52:48 +1200 | Rotorua Lakes Council

Kiwi Danny Lee’s first win on the USPGA Golf Tour today is testament to what can be achieved with strong grass roots provincial support, says Rotorua councillor Charles Sturt, who leads Rotorua Lakes Council’s sport and recreation portfolio.More >>

Flat Out on the Flat Near Kuratau

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 10:41:25 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

JULY 6, 2015: It will be full throttle action near Kuratau this coming weekend (July 11-12). More >>

UC athletes competing at World University Games

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:36:03 +1200 | University of Canterbury

Six University of Canterbury athletes are representing New Zealand at the World University Games in Gwangiu, South Korea. More >>

Team Culture and Leadership Key for NCZ U23

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:30:23 +1200 | Netball Central

Team culture and leadership will be key to assisting the Netball Central Zone U23 team during this week’s New Zealand Age Grade Championship, being held at Auckland’s Trust Arena. Head Coach Yvette McCausland-Durie and Assistant Coach Lana McCarthy ...More >>

Air New Zealand commits to five year All Blacks sponsorship

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:20:35 +1200 | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand has confirmed its support for the All Blacks for another five years, re-signing as a major sponsor of New Zealand Rugby through until 2020. The ‘Crazy about Rugby’ airline, which has been a sponsor of rugby in New Zealand for more ...More >>

Rally ace tops Elite Motorsport Academy

Sun, 5 Jul 2015 23:12:14 +1200 | MotorSport NZ

Michael Young – 2015 Elite Motorsport Academy winner with the Ian Snellgrove Award Photo: MotorSport NZ Asia Pacific rally star Michael Young (Opotiki) has taken the top spot in the 2015 Elite Motorsport Academy, after a colossal week of mental and ...More >>

Honda Tarawera 100 cross-country marathon

Sun, 5 Jul 2015 23:08:41 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

Bay of Plenty's Ben Townley (Honda CRF450, centre of photo), now with three wins from three starts at the Honda Tarawera 100 cross-country marathon. Sharing the podium are Brad Groombridge (runner-up, left) and Hadleigh Knight (third, right). Photo ...More >>

Dead End Derby Presents Ded Allstars vs Bay City Rollers

Sun, 5 Jul 2015 23:04:06 +1200 | Dead End Roller Derby

Fresh from their first international tournament in Australia in June, Christchurch's original Rollergirls Dead End Derby present fun for the whole family in this school holiday interleague bout: Dead End Derby All Stars vs Bay City Rollers to be held ...More >>

 

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