Sports

Back to previous structure for two major series

The New Zealand Superbike Championship and Suzuki International Series will not be run in conjunction in 2024-25. The two major stand-alone competitions did... Read More

Carve it up with canoe slalom

Riding the competition high after crashing through white water and rapids, Canoe Slalom Bay of Plenty is hosting a ‘Give it a go'day so you can try this... Read More

Waka Ama team of 70-year-olds is off to Hawaii

A team of Mount Maunganui 70-year-olds dubbed the Fluffy Slippers are heading to the international stage after winning the national Waka Ama championships in... Read More

Final showdown set for Billabong Grom Series

Kiwi groms from around the country are lining up the final event of the Billabong Grom Series this weekend with six series titles on the line come Sunday. Piha... Read More

Zeimann/Polley & Fuller/Nicklin claim tour titles

The 2024 GJ Gardner Homes NZ Beach Tour presented by Tip Top wrapped up in thrilling fashion on Sunday in Mount Maunganui. Kiwi stars Alice Zeimann and Shaunna... Read More

Azumi and MacDonald win 100-mile titles

Japan's Konoka Azumi and America's Adrian MacDonald have both claimed debut victories in the 100-mile races at the 15th anniversary edition of Tarawera Ultra-Trail... Read More

Tauranga U-23 striker signs with US club

Tauranga-born striker Riley Bidois has signed a professional contract with USL Championship club Loudon United. The club says the deal is a two-year contract... Read More

BOP winner gets a prize 'money can't buy'

Casual nine-hole games of midweek golf with his dad and his son have earned a Bay of Plenty golfer a ‘once in a lifetime' shot at flying off to Scotland... Read More

Acorn Foundation funds a talented young cyclist

At 17 years old, Tauranga student Alex Rawlinson is a force of nature when it comes to the demanding sport of road cycling and plans to use her scholarship money... Read More

The country’s biggest lifesaving carnival

Hundreds of junior Surf Life Saving New Zealand members will soon be descending on Tauranga for the biggest junior lifesaving carnival in the country. Oceans:... Read More

Flames during Baypark's 'Bay Invasion'

Excitement with the Baypark Speedway 2023-24 season continues following Saturday night's fiery 'Bay Invasion', with the annual Harry Fredrickson... Read More

Mount battling to win three titles in one season

One of the teams in the BOPCA Baywide competition is endeavouring to win three titles in the one season following their win on Saturday. Bond & Co Mount Maunganui... Read More