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NZRA concerned about lack of recreation investment

Thu, 26 May 2016 16:50:07 +1200 | New Zealand Recreation Association

The New Zealand Recreation Association expressed concern about today’s budget announcement, saying the decision to spend less on recreation opportunities in the great outdoors would impact negatively on individuals and communities around the country.More >>

Pulse fired up to kick on

Thu, 26 May 2016 16:34:54 +1200 | Central Pulse

More of the same is the focus for Central Pulse ahead of their ANZ Championship netball clash with Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic in Tauranga on Monday. More >>

World record attempt for Sir Ed’s charity

Thu, 26 May 2016 12:53:22 +1200 | Himalayan Trust

On the anniversary of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay’s historic ascent of Mount Everest, two runners are taking on extreme challenges in Nepal to raise funds for the Himalayan Trust’s earthquake rebuild work.More >>

Silver Ferns International Season tickets on sale tomorrow

Thu, 26 May 2016 12:22:09 +1200 | Silver Ferns

International Netball will return to New Zealand in August and September when the Silver Ferns host the first leg of the Netball Quad Series and the New World Netball Series for the Taini Jamison Trophy. Tickets for the Netball Quad Series and New ...More >>

All Trails Set To Open For Cardrona’s June 11 Opening Day

Thu, 26 May 2016 11:57:19 +1200 | Cardrona

After a significant pre-season snowfall early this week, Cardrona Alpine Resort is on track to have all trails open by Opening Day. With the current snow base, cold temperatures, snowmaking and grooming capabilites, all guns are blazing for the resort ...More >>

Skydive Abel Tasman earns 2016 certificate of excellence

Thu, 26 May 2016 11:36:50 +1200 | Abel Tasman Skydive

Skydive Abel Tasman, kiwi-owned and operating safely for 25 years, today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor ® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler ...More >>

Film helps to break down stigma around gambling

Thu, 26 May 2016 11:08:40 +1200 | Problem Gambling Foundation

‘Gambling harm can happen to anyone’ is just one of the messages the Problem Gambling Foundation (PGF) hopes people will take away from the New Zealand premiere of Broke the movie.More >>

Duncan Determined To Rise Again

Thu, 26 May 2016 10:40:18 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

MAY 26, 2016: Otago sports woman Courtney Duncan is learning to take the good with the bad. More >>

Rare gathering of motorsport Kiwiana

Thu, 26 May 2016 10:38:03 +1200 | CRC Speedshow

This country’s most notable historic and heroic cars and motorbikes are gathering for one-off display dubbed “ HRC Memory Lane ” at this year’s CRC Speedshow being held at the Auckland’s ASB Showgrounds on 17th and 18th of July.. More >>

Rotorua to play host to Silver Ferns

Thu, 26 May 2016 10:07:55 +1200 | Rotorua Lakes Council

26 May 2016 - Netball fans wanting to see the Silver Ferns play in Rotorua can get behind the team and take their fan experience to a whole new level by registering as a Silver Ferns fan.More >>

Triathlon Team named to Rio Olympic Games

Wed, 25 May 2016 12:25:52 +1200 | Triathlon New Zealand

The New Zealand Olympic Committee today announced a four-strong New Zealand team to race in the triathlon at the Rio Olympic Games, with Nicky Samuels (Wanaka), Tony Dodds (Wanaka) and Ryan Sissons (Auckland) joining the previously confirmed Andrea ...More >>

Walk in, ride out

Wed, 25 May 2016 11:28:50 +1200 | The Great Auckland Bike Market

WALK IN, RIDE OUT: THE GREAT AUCKLAND BIKE MARKET TO HIT QUEENS WHARF IN JUNE More >>

Kiwi drifting duo go global

Wed, 25 May 2016 11:01:20 +1200 | Team DMNZ

New Zealand’s sole professional drifting couple, Drew Donovan and Jodie Verhulst, are set to compete in Japan later this year as they grow their Kiwi drift team to compete in a multitude of international events.More >>

Lahar awareness research will help save lives

Wed, 25 May 2016 10:38:29 +1200 | Massey University

Many skiers and snowboarders on Mt Ruapehu do not know how to get to safety if a potentially deadly lahar came rampaging down the mountainside, research from Massey graduate Leleiga Taito shows.More >>

Central Pulse Media Opportunity

Wed, 25 May 2016 10:11:30 +1200 | Central Pulse

Central Pulse Media Opportunity Thursday, May 26 ASB Sports Centre Kilbirnie The Central Pulse will be training at ASB Sports Centre on Thursday from 10.00am – 12.30pm and will be available to talk to the media afterwards at the venue or by ...More >>

Community Rising to Christchurch’s Marathon Challenge

Wed, 25 May 2016 10:09:30 +1200 | Christchurch Airport Marathon

With 5000 entries, 200 volunteers and thousands of spectators, the Christchurch Airport Marathon is one of the South Island’s most significant community occasions. More >>

High Intensity Interval Training – It’s Here to Stay

Tue, 24 May 2016 13:35:06 +1200 | New Zealand Register of Exercise Professionals

MEDIA RELEASE: For Immediate Release - 24 May 2016 FROM: The New Zealand Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs) More >>

Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel v Central Pulse

Tue, 24 May 2016 09:55:54 +1200 | ANZ Championship Netball

Official Result & Statistics Official Result: Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel (67) def Central Pulse (63) Coach Noeline Taurua triumphs in her 99th ANZ Championship match Jhaniele Fowler Reid shoots 96% - 54 from 55 The Pulse give one of their best ...More >>

CricHQ announces partnership with Cricket Live Foundation

Mon, 23 May 2016 16:46:35 +1200 | CricHQ

CricHQ, the world’s largest digital cricketing platform, is using its dual expertise of cricket and digital technology to help improve the computer literacy of hundreds of underprivileged children in Sri Lanka and India.More >>

Winter snow blankets Queenstown ski areas

Mon, 23 May 2016 14:22:26 +1200 | Coronet Peak

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak and The Remarkables ski areas have been blanketed with snow in the first major snowfall for 2016. More >>

 

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