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Stellar result for ANZ Lydia Ko Golf Challenge

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:43:25 +1300 | ANZ Bank

Not only is Lydia Ko a sensation on the LPGA tour, but she’s also hitting up a storm on social media. More >>

Kiri Wills Appointed National Development Coach

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:25:12 +1300 | Netball New Zealand

Netball New Zealand (NNZ) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kiri Wills to the role of National Coach for the National Development Squad, including the NZA and NZU21 teams. NNZ Chief Executive Hilary Poole says Wills will be a great addition ...More >>

Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic Season 2015

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 15:19:40 +1300 | Netball Waikato

Netball fans in the Waikato Bay of Plenty Zone are expected to snap up tickets to each of the Kia Magic’s six home games with tickets on sale from Monday morning. Kia Magic are the most successful New Zealand side in the ANZ Championship having ...More >>

Farmers' fitness levels being impacted by technology

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:37:13 +1300 | Dairy NZ

Greater automation and technology has slowed dairy farmers down and impacted their fitness levels, says former Hauraki Plains farmer Ian Handcock. More >>

FIFA U-20 World Cup Winners Trophy on show

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:01:32 +1300 | New Zealand Police

FIFA U-20 World Cup Winners Trophy on show with Wellington Phoenix at New Zealand Communities Football Cup" More >>

Registrations Open for Disability Surf Day at Mt Maunganui

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:56:59 +1300 | Halberg Disability Sport Foundation

Registrations are now open for a surf day at Main Beach, Mount Maunganui on Saturday 13 December for physically disabled people hosted by the Halberg Disability Sport Foundation as part of the Flight Centre Foundation Halberg Surf Programme. More >>

ARL launches NCEA match official initiative

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 11:53:41 +1300 | Auckland Rugby League

The Auckland Rugby League has today announced a new initiative which will see students able to gain NCEA credits by completing ARL match official modules. The programme will begin next year and gives students the opportunity to gain 33 credits at NCEA ...More >>

Mighty Ape Wellington Firebirds squad announced

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:55:44 +1300 | Wellington Cricket

The Mighty Ape Wellington Firebirds squad to play against the Otago Volts at University Oval on 30 November 2014, in their last Georgie Pie Super Smash round robin match is: James Franklin (Captain), Brent Arnel, Tom Blundell, Grant Elliott, Brad Hodge, ...More >>

2014 New Zealand River Awards

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 10:42:03 +1300 | The Morgan Foundation

Two Canterbury waterways – the Otukaikino and Cam - took out 1st and 3rd place in the 2014 New Zealand River Awards for the most improved rivers in the country. The Oroua River in the Manawatu was the 2nd most improved river in New Zealand. More >>

Blewett and McNee Tied for Championship Lead

Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:39:09 +1300 | Veritas Communications Ltd

Bravery and precision are the order of the day for the drivers in New Zealand’s leading one-make sports coupe series as they prepare to race on the fast straights and bumpy corners of the Pukekohe circuit in south Auckland.More >>

ChildFund wheels in Christmas cheer with bikes in lights

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:23:21 +1300 | ChildFund

All around the world children will be dreaming about finding a shiny new bike under the tree on Christmas morning, but how about an entire tree of bikes? More >>

Black Sox named for Oceania qualifier

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:42:37 +1300 | Softball New Zealand

Hard work has been rewarded in the naming of the Golden Homes Black Sox softball team for next month’s ISF Oceania Qualifying series at North Harbour. More >>

Kia Magic to Play February Warm-Up Matches Against Fiji

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:59:36 +1300 | Netball New Zealand

Kia Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic are gearing up for a busy ANZ Championship pre-season with the announcement of two warm-up matches against the Fijian national Netball team in February.More >>

Mondiale Aces stick with same 13

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 12:56:59 +1300 | Auckland Cricket

The Mondiale Auckland Aces have picked an unchanged 13 players for their crucial clash with the Canterbury Kings this afternoon in Christchurch. The game is the first of successive clashes with the Kings, as they face them again on Saturday in Napier.More >>

Mainland Tactix Announce New Assistant Coach

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:47:28 +1300 | EasiYo Tactix

A move to Christchurch for family reasons has paid off for New Zealand Secondary Schools Netball coach Marianne Delaney-Hoshek, announced today as assistant coach of the Mainland Tactix.More >>

On your bike: Over one million Kiwis to cycle into summer

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:43:00 +1300 | New Zealand Transport Agency

On your bike: Over one million Kiwis to cycle into summer More Kiwis are embracing cycling as a favourite pastime, with new figures revealing that more than one million New Zealanders will be on their bikes as the New Zealand Transport Agency launches ...More >>

Kia Magic Complete Management Team

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 11:24:31 +1300 | Netball Waikato

Kia Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic are pleased to announce the appointment of their new team manager, Kerri Mikkelsen. Mikkelsen who originally hails from the Waikato has spent years working in sports event management, mainly Netball for the NSW Swifts, ...More >>

Fish & Game wants more than lip service from agriculture

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:12:41 +1300 | Fish and Game New Zealand

Fish & Game wants to know how the government will ensure the agriculture sector protects the environment after the Primary Industries Minister warned primary sector leaders that environmental sustainability is no longer a “nice to have.”More >>

We need your pjs for our Waikids, say Chiefs

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:03:16 +1300 | Waikato DHB

The Chiefs Super 15 rugby team are running a “We Need your PJs” campaign and are calling upon Chiefs fans to donate new kids warm sleepwear, singlets and socks that will be given to patients at Waikids and families in need upon leaving Waikato ...More >>

Boaties: if over 26 º travel in cooler parts of day

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:45:28 +1300 | Whangarei District Council

A warm early beginning to summer has seen temperatures in the mid to high 20s in Whangarei and has Whangarei engineers planning ahead for the impact of high temperatures on Te Matau a Pohe this summer. In its first summer (last year) the bridge’s lifting ...More >>

 

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