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A walk down memory lane - Newmarket Park BBQ March 15th

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:59:47 +1300 | Friends of Football

Football fans who fondly remember when Newmarket Park was the sport’s Auckland headquarters are holding a reunion BBQ at the ground next Sunday (March 15). The ground, which hosted some of the world’s greatest footballers, was devastated by ...More >>

News From the Volvo Race Village - Monday 2 March 2015

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:46:03 +1300 | Volvo Ocean Race

59,000 visitors flocked to the Race Village over the opening weekend (total for Friday, Saturday and Sunday), enjoying all the activities and entertainment in glorious sunshine. More >>

Mongolian Khan Rules in Group 1 NZ Derby

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:48:13 +1300 | NZ Bloodstock

Strapping three-year-old colt Mongolian Khan (Holy Roman Emperor) was victorious for Mr Lang Lin's Inner Mongolia Rider Horse Group after a titanic battle in the Group 1 $750,000 TV3 NZ Derby (2400m) at Ellerslie Racecourse on Saturday. Mongolian ...More >>

Team heli-hiking newest team bonding experience

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:40:53 +1300 | Queenstown Mountain Holidays

Queenstown’s only professional mountain guiding company, Queenstown Mountain Holidays, has launched a team-building heli-hike experience to aid corporates to build better teams in an inspiring environment. The newly-launched Queenstown team building heli-hike ...More >>

All Eyes on Seagate as They Defend Lead Position

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:17:37 +1300 | GODZone Adventure

Media Release from 100% PURE Racing Monday 2nd March, 2015 For immediate release All Eyes on Seagate as They Defend Lead Position on Third Day at Godzone Three time defending champions Seagate, led by Nathan Fa’avae, have not blinked as they race ...More >>

McCarty Gets First Win, Tillotson Takes Two in the Bs

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:43:23 +1300 | Burkes Cycles Speed League

Jason McCarty notched up his first win at the Burkes Cycles Speed League Summer Series Round 5, held at the Wellington Velodrome in Hataitai on Sunday March 1. Breaking away at the half distance mark in the 20-lap Team Scratch race, McCarty was joined ...More >>

Auckland and Northland Regional Tree Climbing Competition

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 13:14:13 +1300 | NZ Arb

2015 Auckland and Northland Regional Tree Climbing Competition Jellicoe Park in Onehunga will host this year’s New Zealand Arboricultural Association and Husqvarna Auckland and Northland Regional Tree Climbing Competition on Saturday 7 March 2015. Preliminary ...More >>

Crowd gathers to Bike the Trail at weekend event

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:57:01 +1300 | Hutt City Council

More than 1200 people rode the Hutt River Trail yesterday as part of the free, annual Bike the Trail event. Most people started from Harcourt Park in Upper Hutt and rode the 25km to Hikoikoi Reserve in Petone. About 400 people took the shorter, 15km course ...More >>

It’s Aussie, Aussie, Aussie for Kia Magic

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:38:42 +1300 | Netball Waikato

It’s Aussie, Aussie, Aussie for Kia Magic Following their opening round away win, the Kia Magic are looking forward to playing in front of a home crowd in Tauranga next Monday night, as they play the second of three Australian opponents to start ...More >>

Papakura and Otara win at Coastal Classic Nines

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 12:11:01 +1300 | Auckland Rugby League

The Papakura Sea Eagles have won their second piece of Nines silverware in less than a month, after defeating the Howick Hornets 20-10 in the final of the Sportsafe ARL Coastal Classic Nines on Saturday.More >>

Paintball Coming of Age after Three Decades of Controversy

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:19:28 +1300 | Jon Slack

In the middle of March around 200 people will descend upon McLeans Island, Christchurch, for a two day event celebrating 30 years of Paintball in New Zealand. Paintball has received a mixed reception in our land. An adventure sport where people fire paint-filled ...More >>

NSW Swifts (68) defeat Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel (62)

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:10:06 +1300 | ANZ Championship Netball

It was third time lucky for the NSW Swifts when they prevailed 68-62 in a high quality thriller against a spirited Southern Steel in Invercargill on Sunday. More >>

More nominees needed for sports award

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:05:04 +1300 | Kapiti Sportsperson of the Year

Nominations for the 2015 Kapiti Sportsperson of the Year Awards are coming in but according to Judge and SPOY committee member, Peter Ellis, there should be a lot more.More >>

Adventurous New Zealanders wanted for round the world race

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:19:41 +1300 | Clipper-Ventures

The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is on the hunt for adventurous New Zealanders looking to take on the ‘Race of their Life’ in 2015 and beyond. More >>

Great family-focussed atmosphere at Cricket World Cup Wgtn

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:55:30 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Wellington Police are commending crowd behaviour at the ICC Cricket World Cup fixture between England and Sri Lanka at Wellington Regional Stadium this afternoon. More >>

Hubbard wins Calder Stewart Cycling series opener

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:29:59 +1300 | Calder Stewart Cycling Series

Tom Hubbard backed up a sixth place finish in a strong field in the UCI 1.2 REV Classic race yesterday in Cambridge to win the opening round of the elite race of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Oxford near Christchurch today. More >>

Netball Championships :Vixens (64) defeated Mojo Pulse (40)

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:27:21 +1300 | ANZ Championship Netball

The Melbourne Vixens made a seamless start to their 2015 campaign with a clinical 64-40 dismantling of the Mojo Pulse in Melbourne on Sunday. More >>

Action On And Off The Water At GODzone Adventure - Day 2

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:24:32 +1300 | GODZone Adventure

It’s been an exciting day of river and coasteering action for the lead teams in the 2015 GODZone in Lake Wanaka. More >>

Cardrona NZ freeskier Janina Kuzma 3rd Park City Grand Prix

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:23:01 +1300 | Snow Sports New Zealand

/ Media Release Janina Kuzma Third Park City Grand Prix Click for big version Photo Credit : Sarah Brunson Utah, USA (28 February 2015) – Cardrona NZ freeskier Janina Kuzma (Wanaka), has finished third in today’s finals of the halfpipe at the Sprint ...More >>

ANZ Netball Championship - Fever (57) defeated Firebirds (50

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 18:13:48 +1300 | ANZ Championship Netball

Media Release Sunday 1 March 2015 Official Result & Statistics Official Result: West Coast Fever (57) defeated Mission Queensland Firebirds (50) More >>

 

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