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Polish adventurer reveals all after skiing down world's second highest mountain

Andrzej Bargiel has revealed how difficult it was to complete his historic feat of skiing down from the summit of K2, the world's second highest mountain.


GT: End of an era

Twenty years ago I first discovered Dunedin's bounty of waves with a group of locals eager to show me around. One of them was a guy called Greg Townsend – or GT, as he is better known


Search and rescue exercise tests Canterbury avalanche response

Canterbury Police, ski industry personnel and SAR groups will take part in a large-scale avalanche response exercise near Mt Cheeseman Ski Area today.


Save Mangamaunu Kaikoura Surfing Gem

Save Mangamaunu Kaikour. We have few treasures around our coastline as iconic as the arcing sweep of coastline known as Mangamaunu just north of Kaikoura. On a flat day it's beautiful:


Third consecutive title for BP IRB Champions

Sunset Beach Lifeguard Services have again been crowned the BP New Zealand IRB Champions despite a premature end to the weekend, due to tough surf conditions at Waihi Beach.


Head-to-head in mighty battle at BP NZ IRB Champs

Sunset Beach Lifeguard Service has taken the early lead at the two-day BP New Zealand IRB Championships, held this weekend in Waihi Beach, despite a challenging day with mixed conditions.


 Thrilling showdown expected at IRB season finale

Over 300 Surf Lifeguards are set to descend on Waihi Beach this weekend for the BP New Zealand IRB [Inflatable Rescue Boat] Championships finale, to fight for the honour of becoming the top IRB club in the country.


Big Tahuna Swim

Nelson swimmer Luke Kelly took away the overall title at the inaugural Interislander Big Tahuna, swum over 3km from Tahunanui Beach on Saturday.


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