Grom Series takes place at Tay St this weekend

Freshly crowned National Champions, eager groms and local hopefuls are among the many young surfers taking part in a sold-out surfing event in Mount... Read More

BOP biker named King of the Mountain

Mount Maunganui’s Cody Cooper is finding form just when it matters, with the Honda man celebrating a solid win at the annual King of the Mountain... Read More

Education with a rugby flavour

‘Learn by doing’ is the motto as Bay of Plenty Rugby and Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology combine to deliver a new course in Tauranga this... Read More

Tauranga Half winners take out race in record time

The Tauranga Half produced two outstanding races with both the men’s and women’s winners finishing in record time. Kyle Smith narrowly held... Read More

Family friendly wrestling event comes to Tauranga

New Zealand has a fine history of producing professional wrestling talent. The Bushwhackers, Butch Miller and Luke Williams, are WWE Hall of Famers,... Read More

Man enters triathlon after paragliding accident

A man who couldn’t walk a year ago is gearing up to complete a half iron man. The Tauranga Half, described as one of the longest running and... Read More

Karate classes for neuro-diverse children

  Tauranga children are being offered the opportunity to take part in ‘neuro-diverse’ karate lessons.   Neuro-diverse refers... Read More

New surf festival coming to the Mount

  The Mount’s always been renowned for its surf and next month a brand new festival will be held to celebrate its surfing culture and highlight... Read More

Tauranga to host Constellation Cup

The Silver Ferns will face the Australian Diamonds for the first time in over a year when the Constellation Cup comes to New Zealand as part of the Cadbury... Read More

Smith faces challenge in Tauranga Half defence

Cambridge-based triathlete Kyle Smith has taken the long distance triathlon world by storm over the past eighteen months. He is now looking to defend... Read More

Kane Williamson back in pink

Kane Williamson is back in pink for the first time in seven years. An epic showcase of cricket at Seddon Park is being promised, as the BLACKCAPS stacked... Read More

Bridge capture glory in 3x3 Quest Tour

  Bridge has taken out the Open Men’s grade of the 3x3 Quest Tour at the Harbourside Netball Centre in Mount Maunganui.   The champions... Read More

Wells chasing threepeat of titles in Tauranga Half

Hannah Wells is back on the start line at this Saturday’s Tauranga Half, aiming for a threepeat of titles in the iconic multisport event. The event... Read More

Lake Karāpiro buzzing with waka ama nationals

The 32nd Te Wānanga o Aotearoa Waka Ama Sprint Nationals had a stunning start on Sunday with a record breaking number of competitors under the age of... Read More

Brotherly love put to the test

He may have been a last-minute entry and riding a borrowed bike, but none of that mattered to Whakatane's Damon Rees as he completed the South Island... Read More