218 Results in category Outdoors

Olympians Celebrate Young Leaders Honoured as Olympic Change-Makers

Twenty-six of Australia’s brightest young leaders were recognised for driving positive change in their communities at the inaugural Australian Olympic Change-Maker national summit in Canberra.

DFSNZ launches new online search tool to help athletes check medication

Drug Free Sport New Zealand launches Global Drug Reference Online (Global DRO), an online search tool which will allow athletes to easily check the status of medication and ingredients

Spark smart rugby ball to balance screen time with playtime

Kiwi children are facing an upbringing dominated by technology – the struggle to find balance in today’s fast-paced environment is an ongoing challenge for New Zealand families.

Police remind trampers and walkers to plan before heading out

More trampers rescued. Taupo Police remind people to be prepared and notify people of their plans. As the weather improves many people will be heading off into the great outdoors.

Paula Tesoriero announced as Chef de Mission Para to Tokyo 2020 Games

Paralympics New Zealand (PNZ) is delighted to announce the appointment of Paralympian Paula Tesoriero MNZM as Chef de Mission

World Beach Games - Australia Wakeboarding silver

The Australian team has finished its inaugural ANOC World Beach Games in Doha with one silver medal and promising performances from 40 Australian athletes across seven sports.

Rosa Boyd flagbearer at ANOC World Beach Games

Beach handballer Rosa Boyd will lead the Australian Team at the inaugural ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, after being announced as flagbearer for tonight’s Opening Ceremony.

Skiers rescued on Mt Ruapehu with serious injuries

Rescue services disappointed after group ski outside ski field boundary, with two rescued and one injured seriously

Queenstown ski fields ready for school holidays

Queenstown ski fields Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are ready to welcome the annual influx of winter school holiday visitors thanks to advanced snowmaking technology.

Fully funded health insurance scheme for carded high performance athletes

High Performance Sport NZ (HPSNZ) has introduced a new fully funded health insurance scheme for carded high performance athletes. The scheme, effective from today, is provided through the nib Group and forms part of HPSNZ’s increased focus on athlete