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Sport Hawke’s Bay Announces 2018 Sports Awards Finalists

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 13:10:43 +1200 | Sport Hawke's Bay

The largest range of sports are represented in the annual Hawke’s Bay Sports Awards, with nominations put forward from 32 different sports. More >>

An entire generation of Cantabrians is missing out

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:15:28 +1200 | NZ Recreation

The future of New Zealand relies on inspiring young people and growing communities that reflect the far-reaching benefits of being active and enjoying opportunities to ‘have a go.’More >>

Conquer the Southern Alps with the Scooter Safari

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:32:40 +1200 | Scooter Safari

On Saturday May 19th, 250 participants of the Tranz Alpine Scooter Safari will attempt to conquer the Southern Alps riding 250 gruelling kilometres Coast-to-Coast from Christchurch to Hokitika on 50cc scooters to raise funds for the New Zealand Cancer ...More >>

Kiwisport Funding Recipients Announced for Round 1 of 2018

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:13:36 +1200 | Sport Hawke's Bay

The successful applicants for the first round of KiwiSport funding for 2018 were announced last week. A total of $55,078.95 was distributed between 29 applicants, including 19 schools, 8 organisations and 1 sports club.More >>

Homework centres kick off

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:38:44 +1200 | Auckland Rugby League

A new rugby league-driven programme gets underway this week with the goal of better supporting local youth and promoting off-field achievement. More >>

Cricket Wellington Thanks Michael Papps

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:19:54 +1200 | Cricket Wellington

Having announced his retirement from cricket today, Cricket Wellington would like to congratulate Michael Papps on his career and contribution to the game over the last 20 seasons.More >>

Ngāi Tahu unveils special Manly Sea Eagles jersey

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:15:58 +1200 | Ngai Tahu

The custom-designed Ngāi Tahu jersey for the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles matches in Christchurch will become a unique sought-after item for sports fans in New Zealand and Australia, says Manly CEO Lyall Gorman.More >>

Michael Papps Announces Retirement

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:02:43 +1200 | Cricket Wellington

After 20 seasons of First-Class cricket, Michael Papps has made the difficult decision to retire from the game he loves. More >>

Experienced New Zealand team for youth worlds

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:43:11 +1200 | Yachting New Zealand

Seven New Zealand sailors with previous experience at the youth sailing world championships have been selected for July's youth worlds in the United States. More >>

Extraordinary leaders sought for recognition

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:31:18 +1200 | Sport Wellington

At last year’s Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards, Sue Geale, General Manager of Wellington Netball, received the inaugural Trish McKelvey Leadership Award. More >>

Meet the Wander Women of the Christchurch Golden Oldies

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:05:34 +1200 | ChristchurchNZ

Golden Oldies hockey player Ishbel Dickens’ love of the game has sent her all over the world, but today the Scottish-born player is in Christchurch for the 2018 Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies Sports Celebration.More >>

New Zealand's Second Annual Parkour Competition Incoming

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:24:45 +1200 | Parkour

JAMZAC, New Zealand's annual Sport Parkour event and competition hosted over ANZAC weekend returns to competition hosts Flow Academy of Motion in Auckland, Albany. The event will run from April 27th-29th. JAMZAC 2018 will comprise of the main competition ...More >>

Golden Oldies hockey team takes on the world

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:38:29 +1200 | ChristchurchNZ

While a younger generation of hockey players shine at the Commonwealth Games, a Lithgow Golden Oldies hockey team is taking on the world in Christchurch as part of an international sporting event with a difference.More >>

Final Push for Fraser Park

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:14:16 +1200 | Hutt City Council

Members of the public have an opportunity to ‘leave a mark on Fraser Park’ by sponsoring an engraved brick or paver at the new sports centre due to open later this year.More >>

Netball New Zealand to hold a review

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:45:35 +1200 | Netball NZ

Media Statement from Netball New Zealand MEDIA UPDATE Tuesday 17 April Netball New Zealand, Chief Executive Jennie Wyllie said today that they were very disappointed with the Silver Ferns placing in the Commonwealth Games. “For a team with the proud ...More >>

Auckland wins Ultimate Sports City third time running

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:47:02 +1200 | AucklandNZ

Auckland has been named ‘Best Medium City’ at the prestigious SportsBusiness Ultimate Sports City Awards for the third consecutive time. More >>

Age no barrier for 83-year-old Golden Oldies hockey player

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:09:06 +1200 | ChristchurchNZ

83-year-old hockey player Colin Birtles didn’t let an attack of gallstones keep him from taking the field for the Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies Sports Celebration, held at Christchurch’s Nunweek Park this week.More >>

Nationals Wide Open Before They've Even Begun

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:21:54 +1200 | Bikesport NZ

APRIL 17, 2018: Brotherly love was put on hold last June when the 2017 New Zealand Enduro Championships went down to the wire in a battle between sibling rivals from Canterbury, Angus and Hamish Macdonald.More >>

Fish & Game’s ‘offbeat’ school holiday entertainment

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:17:34 +1200 | Fish and Game New Zealand

Auckland/Waikato Fish & Game staff are preparing to lay on some school holiday entertainment of a very different sort – the chance for a “close encounter” with hundreds of catchable trout as they’re released into Lake Pupuke. More >>

Tactix Reappoint Defender to Captaincy Role

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:49:52 +1200 | Tactix

Defender Jess Maclennan has been reappointed as Captain for the Silvermoon Tactix for the 2018 ANZ Premiership. More >>

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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