Elin Tawharu wins NZ surf competition

Mount Maunganui's Elin Tawharu claimed a maiden New Zealand Surf Series victory in the season-ending Backdoor Pro event at Fitzroy Beach, New Plymouth... Read More

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke win world champs

New Zealand yachting stars Peter Burling and Blair Tuke won a fifth world 49er title on a dramatic final day of the championships in Auckland on Sunday. The... Read More

Mount Maunganui wins seventh title

Carrus Mount Maunganui won their seventh Bay of Plenty Cup title since the competition was established in the 2007/08 season, when they defeated Eve's... Read More

Three Kiwi crews in top ten at 49er yacht finals

Three Kiwi crews are in the top ten as the final race of the Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 world championships in Auckland gets underway this morning. Peter... Read More

Kiwi 49ers chasing medals on final day of champs

It's taken all week for Peter Burling and Blair Tuke to get there but they find themselves exactly where they want to be heading into the final day... Read More

Aimee Brown overtakes Raiha Ensor

Great Barrier surfer Aimee Brown has been left with her own destiny in her hands to clinch the NZ Surf Series overall title this weekend after front... Read More

Luck falls both ways for Steamers pair

To paraphrase Charles Dickens, it has been the best of times and the worst of times for Bay of Plenty Steamers locks Baden Wardlaw and Aaron Carroll. Initially... Read More

Under 15 games for 2019 wraps up in Tauranga

  Two days of fun, fast and friendly competition wrapped up with medal presentation on Friday, November 29 at Blue Light’s under 15 games... Read More

Donating used sports gear to help others

  Every one in eight kids feels excluded from sport because they don’t have the gear, says Cadbury. That’s why the company has launched... Read More

Stakes increase at 49er/FX & Nacra 17 world champs

The Hyundai 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 world championships in Auckland might be halfway through but for New Zealand's top sailors the real business... Read More

Day of survival at 49er/FX & Nacra 17 world champs

The scorecard doesn't always tell the full story but it shows Peter Burling and Blair Tuke in a strong position after the second day of the Hyundai... Read More

Bay Oval abuse referred to police

New Zealand Cricket has lodged a complaint with Tauranga police over the racial abuse directed at Jofra Archer near the end of the first Test against... Read More

BOP Sevens teams off to the Nationals

The Bay of Plenty's men's and women's teams are gearing up for the TECT National Sevens. Both teams are hoping to build on the momentum... Read More

Clayton McMillan puts his hand up for Super Rugby

Clayton McMillan has been at the heart of one of New Zealand rugby's success stories this year. His Bay of Plenty side not only won the Mitre 10... Read More

Bright future for rugby twins

Zach and Nirai Ririnui are the first twins to win Rotorua Young Achievers awards. While born and raised in Tauranga, they have spent the last three... Read More