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Taranaki Super Challenge Success

The Super Challenge has the potential to capture the imagination of the public and those who previously have completed longer multi-sport / ironman type events or aspire to do so in the future.

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November 26th, 2011 at 6:46 am

Regions & Categories: New Zealand,Sport,Taranaki

Get Back To Nature with BIOM by ECCO

Get back to nature this summer season with the new BIOM – Natural Motion range by ECCO – shoes that let you run, walk and train the way nature intended!

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October 17th, 2011 at 4:45 pm

Regions & Categories: Health,New Zealand,Sport

Canterbury Student Delivers Winning Pitch

Canterbury University Accounting student Alan Jellie has beaten over 150 other ideas to claim first prize in the inaugural 2011 Entre ‘App Challenge’ competition with PitchMeasure; an app for measuring sports pitches.

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October 11th, 2011 at 2:46 pm

Regions & Categories: Christchurch,New Zealand,Sport,Technology

NZ Ranked Fifteenth in Medal Tally at World University Games

With the closing Ceremony of the World University Summer Games concluding in Shenzhen, China last evening. New Zealand was ranked fifteenth overall.

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August 25th, 2011 at 10:35 am

Regions & Categories: New Zealand,Sport,Wellington

Golden Double Start for NZ at World University Games

It’s been a golden start for Glenn Snyders and Lauren Boyle at the World University Games in Shenzhen, China.

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August 16th, 2011 at 8:15 am

Regions & Categories: New Zealand,Sport

Derby Day Out – Skate Rattle & Roll

Dead End Derby, the original Rollergirls from Christchurch are excited to officially announce their upcoming bout night to be held at the CBS Arena on 8th October 2011.

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August 15th, 2011 at 3:19 pm

Regions & Categories: Christchurch,New Zealand,Sport

Excitement is Building at World University Games

Excitement is building in the village with all 52 New Zealand athletes and 22 support staff now in Shenzhen, China for the opening ceremony last night.

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August 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Regions & Categories: New Zealand,Sport,Wellington

University Sport sending strong team to World University Summer Games

NZ will be well represented at this years World University Summer games in Shenzhen, China opening on 12 August. The games are the world’s second largest sporting event (competitor number wise) outside of the Olympic Games.

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August 5th, 2011 at 2:50 pm

Regions & Categories: New Zealand,Sport

Rush Fitness NZ – Free Listing for all Sports Clubs Events

Rush Fitness NZ has launched a website for all NZ sporting clubs and event organisers to list upcoming events. Free basic listing for all NZ sports events, including event logo and website link.

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July 11th, 2011 at 8:08 am

Regions & Categories: Internet,New Zealand,Sport

St John’s College Hockey boosted by Hamilton Homeschoolers

Hamilton, 3 July 2011. St John’s College Hockey is learning that home is where the heart is when it comes to their school hockey development. Up until 2010, the school had struggled to field a hockey team to compete competitively in the Waikato secondary schools’ competition, and the solution came from a surprise quarter.

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July 3rd, 2011 at 5:59 pm

Regions & Categories: Education,Hamilton,New Zealand,Sport


Canterbury Rugby Football Experience Book Release

We are excited to announce a publication capturing the Canterbury Rugby Football Experience, with three exclusive limited editions and one unlimited edition.

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June 8th, 2011 at 5:21 am

Regions & Categories: Canterbury,Christchurch,New Zealand,Sport


Helping Dunedin Retailers Make the Most of Rugby World Cup

Information is being sent to dunedin city retailers from the Dunedin City Council and Otago Chamber of Commerce to help them make the most of the arrival of Rugby World Cup fans.

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June 2nd, 2011 at 11:57 am

Regions & Categories: Dunedin,New Zealand,Retail,Sport


Kiwi Sporting Icons Team Up to Help Fight Deadly Illness

Two of New Zealand’s most revered sporting icons, Irene van Dyk and Dame Susan Devoy, have teamed up in a campaign to help battle the biggest killer of children under five in the third world – pneumonia.

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May 31st, 2011 at 6:52 am

Regions & Categories: Charity,Health,New Zealand,Sport

Queens Wharf Development Progress for Rugby World Cup 2011

Rugby World Cup Minister, Murray McCully, has welcomed progress on the development of Queens Wharf for the Rugby World Cup 2011, and confirmed the range of activities that will take place on the wharf during the tournament.

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April 16th, 2011 at 12:40 pm

Rugby World Cup in 3D

Rugby World Cup will be broadcast in 3D technology for the first time after Rugby World Cup Limited (RWCL) appointed 3DLive as Official 3D Broadcaster of RWC 2011 in New Zealand.

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April 15th, 2011 at 11:27 am

Regions & Categories: New Zealand,Sport


Otago Stadium Venue for Dunedins Rugby World Cup 2011 Games

Confirmation that the Otago Stadium will be the venue for Dunedin’s Rugby World Cup 2011 games means planning for the Tournament can now be finalised by the Dunedin City Council and all other agencies and stakeholders involved in the event.

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April 6th, 2011 at 3:30 pm

Regions & Categories: Dunedin,Government,New Zealand,Sport


Christchurch Rugby World Cup Package

Rugby World Cup Minister, Murray McCully, has announced a package of initiatives in response to Rugby World Cup matches being allocated away from Christchurch.

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March 17th, 2011 at 9:13 am

Rugby World Cup Moved from Christchurch Following Earthquake

Rugby World Cup Minister, Murray McCully, says the government and other stakeholders have agreed the Christchurch Rugby World Cup matches will be moved out of the city due to unacceptable risks associated with maintaining the current programme.

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March 17th, 2011 at 7:09 am

Christchurch Rugby World Cup Matches Moved

Murray McCully confirms that the Rugby World Cup games due to be held in Christchurch later in 2011 will be moved to other locations.

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March 16th, 2011 at 4:22 pm

Aucklanders to Follow in the Footsteps of a Barefoot Running Great

Barefoot Ted McDonald (or BFT), a veteran ultra-runner and one of the pioneers of the barefoot running movement, is coming to New Zealand to hold a series of talks and workshops from March 15 – 17.
BFT is one of central characters in Born to Run, the international best seller by Christopher McDougall.

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March 15th, 2011 at 6:56 am

Regions & Categories: Auckland,New Zealand,Rotorua,Sport