Sports

Kane Williamson declines national contract

Kane Williamson has re-emphasised his long-term commitment to the BLACKCAPS in all three formats - despite declining a central contract for the 2024-25 year. The... Read More

New codes bolster AIMS Games records

Entries for September's Zespri AIMS Games have sky-rocketed, with a record 397 schools and nearly 13,000 athletes set to compete at Tauranga's annual... Read More

Tauranga master inducted into hall of fame

Tauranga Taekwondo Master Christine Young is being honoured and inducted into the New Zealand martial arts hall of fame at a ceremony to be held in Wellington... Read More

Exercise proves a powerful mental health tool

As we observe World Men's Mental Health Month this June, the spotlight turns to the mental wellbeing of men in New Zealand. National statistics reveal that... Read More

Tauranga dominates national cross country scene

The 50th New Zealand Secondary Cross Country Championships at Ascot Park in Christchurch saw the pinnacle of New Zealand's running talent converge for the... Read More

Mount Fit, a new community-led fitness studio

Mount Maunganui is the home of a new not-for-profit community fitness studio named Mount Fit. After F45 The Mount closed its doors last month, the loyal members... Read More

Waihi ladies defeat men in annual golf

The Waihi Golf Club ladies are celebrating their win this week over the men of the club. On Sunday, June 16, the battle lines were drawn for the annual Men... Read More

Tauranga athlete claims Ironman title

New Zealand's Hannah Berry and Australia's Matt Burton have claimed victory at the 2024 Cairns Airport IRONMAN Asia-Pacific Championship Cairns, with both athletes... Read More

Parkinson pleads guilty to on-selling firearms

Former international rugby star Matua Parkinson has admitted purchasing guns to on-sell to someone without a licence, faking a burglary and then making a... Read More

Super 8 delight for Tauranga Boys’ College

Tauranga Boys' College First XV have made the best possible start to their Super 8 campaign after impressive, back-to-back victories against Rotorua Boys' and... Read More

Tauranga duo picked for Para Sport Collective 

Two Tauranga women have been selected to join a nationwide team formed to help para athletes and coaches transition from representative level to high-performance... Read More

Dirt-bike racers prepare for cross-country series

It's go time for New Zealand's best dirt bike racers, with the second round of three in this season's Forestland Cross-country Series set for Ohakuri this coming... Read More