Clean sweep for Egypt at squash champs

Egypt have completed their clean sweep of the World Junior Squash Championships held in Tauranga, adding the team’s title to the men’s and... Read More

Bay Under 19's start the season off well

The Bay of Plenty Under 19 lads proved their worth when they took to the rugby field against the Yorkshire Under 20’s this week at Arataki Park. The... Read More

Promoting football among girls

When we think of sports and sports stars, often it’s the men’s version of a game that springs to mind. However, everyone enjoys playing sport... Read More

Bay aerobics gymnast goes to Arizona

An aerobics competitor will be the only Bay of Plenty dancer to represent New Zealand in the 28th International Aerobics Championship in Arizona. Catrin... Read More

Te Puke tree climber representing NZ

Local man Andy Neverman is among five New Zealanders vying for a world title in tree climbing this week. More than 60 of the world’s best male and... Read More

NZ through to squash quarterfinals

Squash casts a lofty shadow over Camden Te Kani-McQueen but she stepped into the spotlight in Tauranga to help New Zealand into a quarterfinal of the... Read More

Fisher to fly at junior kayaking worlds

Aimee Fisher was a wide-eyed 18-year-old rookie last time she competed at canoe sprint’s world age group championships. That was in 2013, when the... Read More

Cambridge at top of Premiership

Cambridge has surged to the top of the Loaded WaiBOP Premiership after a 2-1 win against Comag Matamata Swifts on Saturday, during a weekend in which... Read More

Kiwi paddler eighth at world champs

Rotorua kayaker Zack Mutton has equalled New Zealand’s best-ever individual result at a junior canoe slalom world championship, finishing eighth... Read More

Top seeds fall out as finalists found

It was an emotional win for Marwan Tarek as he knocked out the top seed, fellow Egyptian Youssef Ibrahim at the World Junior Squash Championship in Tauranga. “I’m... Read More

On the trail of beauty

Papamoa physiotherapist James Mooney is no runner – golf is his thing – but he’s pulling on his running shoes for a good cause in September... Read More

Top-20 finish for Tauranga paddler

Tauranga kayaker Claudia Paterson has secured a top-20 finish at canoe slalom’s under-23 and junior world championships in Bratislava, Slovakia. The... Read More

Delany returns to play for the Bay

Mike Delany has returned from England to play for the Bay of Plenty Steamers in the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup season, and is excited about playing under coach... Read More

Beating Tana Umaga at squash

Five years ago as a young boy in Toulon, Victor Crouin took on All Blacks great Tana Umaga in a game of squash.  He won.   Now he’s hoping... Read More

Tauranga Taniwha off to the US

A chance to hone their skills to compete on the national stage later this year will see the Tauranga Taniwha under 14 girls’ water polo team head... Read More