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Canterbury avalanche response exercise a success

The Canterbury Avalanche Response Group is now better equipped to respond to a real life emergency after a successful training operation.


NZ Alpine Club title Backcountry Ski-Touring Book

Changes to the way we recreate in the mountains has prompted the New Zealand Alpine Club (NZAC) to rewrite and fully update their popular title, Backcountry Ski-Touring in New Zealand.


Cross-Tasman Collaboration for Clean Sport

Australian and New Zealand anti-doping experts met in Canberra yesterday to discuss new ways to support clean athletes and detect doping in the region.


Sport NZ releases new participation survey

Sport NZ has today released the first report from its new Active NZ participation survey, providing a point-in-time snapshot of participation in sport and active recreation explored through the lenses of age, gender, ethnicity and deprivation.


Geoff Hunt - A short story from Day 5 of our hike in Nepal

Queenstown based adventurer Geoff Hunt writes about his hike tour around the Khumbu area in Nepal


Para gold medallist Cameron Leslie safety campaign for Sanford

Paralympian Cameron Leslie is a triple gold medallist in Para swimming, Wheel Blacks player, coach, farmer, sports writer and influential community role model. So, when Sanford, New Zealand’s


Climbers boost record AIMS Games entries

A record 10,851 intermediate-aged competitors have entered September’s week-long long tournament in Tauranga, coming from more than 320 schools all over New Zealand and the Pacific.


Olympians Join Indigenous Runners In “Deadly” Lap Of Uluru

A team of ten Australian Olympians will join more than 150 Indigenous runners from across Australia this weekend for a fun run and relay around the base of Uluru.


$11.7 million for Taranaki predator control

An ambitious plan to eradicate pests from Taranaki will get an $11.7 million funding injection from Predator Free 2050 Ltd.


Dawn Fraser And Olympians Named In Queens Birthday Honours

The Australian Olympic Committee has congratulated Olympic swimming great Dawn Fraser who has been awarded a Companion of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s Birthday Honours announced today.