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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


Master swim coach and comic Ken Wood dies in Brisbane, aged 88

Ken Wood, Master Swim Coach who forged the careers of some of Australia’s greatest Olympic, Commonwealth Games and World Champions has died in Brisbane, after a short illness. He was 88.


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.


Half naked man rescued from Urewera Ranges after days without food

A half naked man was rescued from the Urewera Ranges after days without food and in sight of a hut.


Swimming New Zealand Awards

Swimming New Zealand has today announced the finalists for eleven categories at the 2018 Swimming New Zealand Awards, to honour and celebrate achievements


AOC Welcomes Ian Thorpe’s Comments On Medal Targets

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has welcomed Ian Thorpe’s comments calling for an end to medal targets to ease the burden on athletes.