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Red Bull Defiance attracts worlds best

The 2018 Red Bull Defiance begins this weekend, with some of the world’s best multisport athletes racing in the showpiece event in Wanaka.


Australian television personality enters Kathmandu Coast to Coast

Former MasterChef turned Australian television personality Hayden Quinn is the latest to enter the Kathmandu Coast to Coast to knock the event off his bucket list while also hoping to gain some bragging rights over mates.


Matt Scott Wins Two National Titles At Nz Open Water Championships

Gisborne swimmer Matt Scott opens the season with double honours in the 2018 New Zealand Open Water Championships in Taupo.


Drowning at Waimarama Beach, Hawke's Bay

At around 6.50 pm on Sunday evening a group were swimming at Waimarama Beach in front of the surf club. They were around chest-deep in the water when a male and a female started to be swept out to sea.


Young Hotshots To Race For Barracuda At Red Bull Defiance

Two of New Zealand’s youngest multisporters are set to race at the upcoming Red Bull Defiance in Wanaka under Barracuda Kayaks banner.


Port Nelson Swim Series

Thursday's week nine of the Port Nelson Swim Series was notable for extremes, Extreme trepidation that the weather would turn bad. Extreme relief that it didn't. Extreme discomfort getting into and out of the water at one of the lowest tides of the s


Eyebright Mile

The beautiful summer of swimming continued on Sunday with 118 competitors taking on the 2km Eyebright Mile between the Nelson Yacht Club and Tahunanui Beach.


Port Nelson Sea Swim

Christina Harris won the F50-59 section in Thursday's Port Nelson Sea Swim. Photo: Jean Hodson
Mathew, left, and Aliesha Jones dominated the 500m swim in Thursdays Port Nelson Sea Swim Series. Photo: Peter Gibbs


Gemma McCaw & Andrew Reid to compete in Red Bull Defiance Wanaka

Former Black Stick Gemma McCaw, who represented New Zealand at three summer Olympics, has joined forces with Bondi Lifeguard Andrew Reid to compete at the Red Bull Defiance in Wanaka this January.


MP and Christchurch City Councillor inspire youth for Coast to Coast

Labour MP Poto Williams and Christchurch City Councillor Glenn Livingstone are hoping to inspire young people in the eastern suburbs of Christchurch as they prepare for the Kathmandu Coast to Coast in February.