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Hindus welcome Frankfurt Airport upgrade plans

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 12:41:48 +1200 | AOL

Hindus have welcomed reported plans of Frankfurt Airport, a major international airport in Germany, to invest about $113 million in upgrades/makeover which include yoga rooms. More >>

Police torch relay underway after dawn ceremony

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:28:56 +1200 | New Zealand Police

The nationwide torch relay to celebrate 75 years of women in policing has begun, with the North Island relay setting off from Cape Reinga early this morning. More >>

Kiwi Cyclists to ‘Peddle’ Freedom

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:31:43 +1200 | Tearfund

Tearfund is calling on Kiwis to get on their bikes to prevent women and children from being trafficked into sexual exploitation. More >>

Sport scholar loving UK cricket OE

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:55:34 +1200 | Lincoln University

Snow balls, not no-balls, were Jeremy Benton’s introduction to an English summer of cricket. More >>

Taurahere Camp Targets Aussie-Based Kiwis

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:11:56 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

When the NZRL Taurahere camp assembles on Queensland’s Gold Coast next week, the two 18s squads will deliberately not bear the names of their Australian home states. More >>

Irene Van Dyk to open Whitianga netball tournament

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:55:35 +1200 | Thames Coromandel District Council

World-famous netball player and former Silver Fern Irene Van Dyk is to open the Fusion Netball Tournament at the Mercury Bay Sports Park on 24 September. More >>

Breach means training provider must repay $1.47 million

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:53:39 +1200 | Tertiary Education Commission

The New Zealand School of Outdoor Studies is to repay $1.47 million (GST-exclusive) to the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) following an investigation which showed that some student enrolments between 2009 -2014 could not be validated and that courses ...More >>

Depleted Pulse bolster stocks for challenging road trip

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:44:01 +1200 | Netball Central

Not for the first time this season, Central Pulse will once again be battling the odds for their ANZ Championship netball clash against West Coast Fever in Perth on Saturday.More >>

Hayton Endorsed As New NZRL Chief Executive

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:39:01 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

Hayton stepped into the role on an interim basis after predecessor Phil Holden departed in January and has been awarded the role after a robust recruitment process. More >>

2016 Beko Netball League - Grand Final Preview

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 11:44:36 +1200 | Netball New Zealand

Grand Final Fixture Netball South v Netball Central 6.00pm, Sunday 26 June The Trusts Arena, Auckland Broadcast: LIVE on SKY Sport NZ 3 from 5:50pm (check local guides) More >>

Sir Graham Henry Shares The Science Behind Sports

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 10:42:35 +1200 | The New Zealand International Science Festival

Rugby World Cup-winning coach Sir Graham Henry will give 100 lucky Otago teenagers an insight into the science behind high performance sport at a special lunch to be held in Dunedin tomorrow (Friday June 24) as part of the New Zealand International ...More >>

Armstrong to Race in New Ok Class in Portugal This Weekend

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:50:31 +1200 | KartSport

Young kiwi kart ace Marcus Armstrong will return to his direct drive karting roots at the third round of this year's CIK-FIA European Karting Championships in Portugal this weekend.More >>

NZRL Reports Surplus for 2015/16

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:07:59 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

New Zealand Rugby League will report a 2015/16 surplus of $342,000 to next week's annual meeting in Auckland. More >>

BBV to kick off with 'Fight Against Tragedy'

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 14:18:39 +1200 | Big Bash

The live and free-to-all internet stream of Kiwi boxing’s showpiece event, Big Bash V, will begin with a fight to honour Metui Finau, a member of the South Auckland band Spacifix, who died suddenly at the age of just 29 from an undiagnosed heart ...More >>

Richie McCaw: 148

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:00:27 +1200 | Upstart Press

A career so impressive that it could not possibly be chronicled in an ‘ordinary’ book. This lavish retrospective is something special. It features over 500 photographs, close to 50,000 words and weighs in at around 3kgs. More >>

Inaugural FIS Masters Series for Coronet Peak

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:55:23 +1200 | Southern Traverse

The first FIS Masters alpine ski event ever to be held in New Zealand is scheduled for Coronet Peak in August this year in a bid to inject fresh life into masters ski racing.More >>

NZ 'maniacs' Heading into the Carpathian Mountains

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:44:00 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

JUNE 22, 2016: It seems that when the going gets tough, the Kiwis get going. More >>

Norsewood to Takapau Fun Run – are you up for the challenge?

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:27:35 +1200 | Sport Hawke's Bay

Are you looking for a fitness challenge or just an active social day out with friends? The 11th Annual NORSEWOOD to TAKAPAU FUN CHALLENGE to be held on Sunday 17 July caters for all fitness levels and abilities, young and old alike and is proudly supported ...More >>

Social media and sport – does it serve up the right results?

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:40:15 +1200 | Massey University

For some, social media is a pervasive part of society and our modern consumer culture. However, sports scholars have noted a distinct lack of knowledge and understanding when it comes to using social media among sports teams and brands.More >>

Doctor to rub shoulders with Kiwi rugby elites

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:12:08 +1200 | Lincoln University

An orthopaedic surgeon who works with Japan’s under-20 rugby team has come to Lincoln University to get more experience working with professional rugby players. More >>


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