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Concerned about lack of preparation for Tongariro Crossing

Police say the forecast snap of cold weather will cause further rescues on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing if visitors don’t prepare or plan their hiking trips.


Beware the beauty trap – don’t get caught at the Cape

Hawke’s Bay Police have noticed more emergency calls for assistance by walkers and hikers becoming stranded on the track from Clifton Motor Camp out to the Gannet Colony at Cape Kidnappers.


Finalists announced for New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards

The New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards, in their 11th year, capture and acknowledge the exemplary work taking place across Aotearoa New Zealand’s sport and recreation sector.


163kms Trail Running Bliss Back-Country NZ

Two girls, two trails, 4 marathons, 4 days. 163km of trail running bliss in back-country New Zealand. Top Kiwi runner Lesley Turner Hall shares her story.


Paralympians officially welcomed home by Prime Minister

New Zealand’s triple medal-winning Paralympic Winter Games Team was officially welcomed home by Prime Minister, the Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern, during a special event at AUT Millennium in Auckland yesterday.


Interview - Fiona Allan Chief Executive Paralympics New Zealand

As the New Zealand Paralympic Games Team wings its way back to New Zealand fresh from its success at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games


Adam Hall wins gold medal in PyeongChang

Adam Hall has won a gold medal in the Men’s Slalom Standing almost exactly eight years to the day since he won a gold medal in this same discipline at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games.


Search and rescue for injured woman on Mt Taranaki

A search and rescue operation is underway on Mt Taranaki after a woman was injured in a rockfall this afternoon.


Murphy established as one of the world’s best Para snowboarders in PyeongChang

Paralympian Carl Murphy has firmly established himself as one of the best Para snowboarders in the world when he placed 5th in the Men’s Banked Slalom today in PyeongChang.


Kiwi Paralympian surprised during medal ceremony

Veteran Paralympic skier Adam Hall was taken by surprise tonight when he found he was being awarded his bronze medal by fellow kiwi Paralympic legend, Duane Kale,