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Gymnastics Battle Officially Begins

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:43:29 +1300 | Gymsports NZ

The 2016 NZ Gymsports Championships was officially opened by Mayor Tim Shadbolt, at ILT Stadium Southland tonight. Almost a thousand athletes from 16 provinces were welcomed to their national championships, with locals Southland marching in last ...More >>

Kerikeri martial artist wins highest sporting accolade

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:40:50 +1300 | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has named taekwon-do and kickboxing champion Riley Phillips-Harris as its Sportsman of the Year 2016. More >>

Emirates Team New Zealand - Gaining speed on the water

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:53:27 +1300 | Emirates Team New Zealand

There has been one predominant focus at Emirates Team New Zealand this past couple of months- gaining speed on the water. More >>

High drama as youth semis set

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:44:17 +1300 | New Zealand Rugby League

The fine line between pleasure and pain was never more sharply demonstrated than during the final day of pool play at the NZRL National Youth Tournament in Rotorua. More >>

$20 million Invested in Growing Northland’s Economy

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:18:53 +1300 | Northland Inc

Three years on from the inception of the Northland Regional Council’s (NRC) Investment and Growth Reserve (I&GR) important economic development projects have been catalysed by the fund. More >>

Ashleigh Stewart is Top Kiwi at Aussie Kart Champs Final

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:48:18 +1300 | KartSport New Zealand

Ashleigh Stewart was the top-finishing Kiwi karter at the final round of the 2016 Australian Kart Championship at Melbourne's Todd Rd kart track over the weekend, the Wellington teen finishing 10th in the TaG 125 class FinalMore >>

Caution urged for road users as weather warms up

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:34:54 +1300 | New Zealand Police

The spring quarter is a high-risk time for roads in the Tasman District (West Coast, Marlborough and Nelson). More >>

Keep Taranaki clean, anglers urged

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:25:56 +1300 | Taranaki Regional Council

The region’s anglers are being urged to protect their patch as they head out to their favourite fishing haunts this spring. More >>

Urban is New Kiwi Superkart King

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:08:18 +1300 | KartSport New Zealand

* 2016 KartSport New Zealand National SuperKart Championship and Grand Prix Waikato Challenge car/superkart meeting Hampton Downs Northern Waikato Sat/Sun Sept 24-25 2016 More >>

Carters Tyres One Hour Series set to scorch Ruapuna

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:06:36 +1300 | South Island Endurance Racing

It’s another bumper field as the 2016 Carters Tyres One Hour Race Series heads into its second round at Mike Pero Motorsport Park Ruapuna on Saturday 1st October, with a field of nearly 50 cars set to take the starters lights. Entries are again ...More >>

David Kirk recieves Award of Merit for many years’ service

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:35:47 +1300 | Eastern Southland Car Club

As the Eastern Southland Car Club prepares to celebrate 60 years this Saturday night one of their stalwarts, David Kirk of Gore, recounts how he thought little of it when his wife persuaded him to attend this year’s Motorsport New Zealand Awards ...More >>

Serena Williams Set to Headline the Biggest Ever ASB Classic

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:30:30 +1300 | ASB Classic

ASB Classic is excited to announce that Serena Williams will headline the January showpiece. More >>

Football scores for cultural diversity at Ethkick West

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:12:06 +1300 | Community Waitakere

The rain did not dampen teams’ spirit for the very first Ethkick West 7 a side football tournament, which was held in Starling Park, Ranui, on Saturday 17 September. More >>

Motorsport Team Dominates Event Results

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:36:46 +1300 | Carlyle Motorsport

Motor racing team Carlyle Motorsports pulled off a rare achievement in off road racing with two brothers taking out two separate class wins in the recent Peter Howell Memorial event in Maramarua Forest.More >>

WRFU and Losi Filipo agree to terminate contract

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:33:56 +1300 | Wellington Rugby Football Union

Filipo today withdrew himself from the Wellington Lions 2016 Mitre 10 Cup squad in a move he hopes will go some way toward helping the victims of his assault move on with their lives.More >>

Karate star Tia wins highest sporting accolade

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:31:23 +1300 | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has named karate champion Tia Tuiburelevu as its Sportswoman of the Year 2016. More >>

Breast Cancer - What You Can Do To Protect Yourself

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:27:50 +1300 | New Zealand Register of Exercise Professionals

October is the annual breast cancer awareness month in New Zealand. This is a chance to reflect on the statistics, but also to celebrate the resilience of survivors and those currently undergoing treatment.More >>

Semis Take Shape at Youth Nationals

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:19:27 +1300 | New Zealand Rugby League

Auckland Vulcans and South Island Scorpions have joined title favourites Akarana and Counties Manukau in booking early semi-final spots at the NZRL National Youth Tournament in Rotorua.More >>

Equidays Growing in Leaps And Bounds

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:55:49 +1300 | Equidays

New Zealand’s premier equine event, Equidays, is proving more popular than ever, with ticket sales for 2016 already 21 per cent ahead of this time last year. More >>

Hurdling star named Māori Sportsperson of the Year

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:49:49 +1300 | University of Auckland

The University of Auckland has named up-and-coming hurdler Joshua Hawkins (Ngāti Tamatera) as its Māori Sportsperson of the Year 2016. More >>


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