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West Coaster Croft wins illustrious Golden Trail Series

Published: Sun 21 Oct 2018 08:56 PM
West Coast trail running champion Ruth Croft is on top of the world after taking out the Golden Trail Series trail running championship at the final race in South Africa. The series consisted of 6 of the world’s best known mountain marathons ... Read more...

Women steal the show at Rangiora

Published: Sun 21 Oct 2018 11:06 AM
Some sort of shearing history is thought to have been made today in women’s domination of the lower grades at the Northern A and P Show shearing championships in Rangiora. Read more...

Jane Doe finally makes it's Wellington premiere

Published: Sun 21 Oct 2018 11:01 AM
Zanetti Productions presents JANE DOE Written and Directed by Eleanor Bishop Performed by Karin McCracken Read more...

Goerges wins in Luxembourg

Published: Sun 21 Oct 2018 10:59 AM
Julia Goerges has claimed her sixth WTA tour title and her second of the season, taking out the Luxembourg Open overnight (NZT). Read more...

New Zealand sky dive record set at Lift Off Abel Tasman

Published: Sat 20 Oct 2018 06:37 PM
At 3pm today, New Zealand’s first HALO (high altitude low opening) skydive was successfully accomplished from 25,000 feet. Read more...

Teen shes shear the limelight at Royal Show

Published: Sat 20 Oct 2018 04:16 PM
A group of girls from Havelock North school Iona College has helped create a record for the number of competitors in Shearing Sports Hawke’s Bay’s High Schools Shearing Challenge which was held at the Roya; New Zealand Show in Hastings on Thursday. Read more...

World champ Kirkpatrick regains Hawke’s Bay title

Published: Sat 20 Oct 2018 11:35 AM
Reigning World Champion shearer John Kirkpatrick shed an important demon when he beat Golden Shears, New Zealand and former World title holder Rowland Smith in the Open final of the Great Raihania Shears Open final at the Royal New Zealand Show ... Read more...

Field Complete for Inaugural Wheelchair Category at Marathon

Published: Fri 19 Oct 2018 06:03 PM
The inaugural wheelchair race at the ASB Auckland Marathon includes a who’s who of the country’s leading male and female wheelchair athletes, with multiple Paralympic and World Championship medals in amongst a stellar group set to make history as they ... Read more...

EQUESTRIAN - Tootill Takes WC Opener

Published: Fri 19 Oct 2018 04:35 PM
Lily Tootill and Ulysses NZPH have laid down the challenge for the rest of the nation’s top jumpers who are keen to chase honours in the New Zealand World Cup League which got underway this afternoon at the Hawke’s Bay Royal A&P Show in Hastings. ... Read more...

NZ and the Sea – A major new history

Published: Fri 19 Oct 2018 01:00 PM
New Zealand’s history has been dominated by the presence of the ocean. Until very recently, everyone who came to New Zealand did so after long weeks at sea. Even today, most people live near the coast. The sea provides employment, transport and leisure; ... Read more...
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