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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.


Upsets on final day of canoe slalom nationals

Otago kayaker Finn Butcher collected his second national K1 men’s whitewater slalom title on a day of upsets in sun-soaked Tekapo today.


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.


Windsurfers in trouble in Wellington Harbour - Updated

A number of windsurfers are reported to be in trouble in the water in Wellington Harbour, following a windsurfing event at Petone this morning.


Aon Maadi Cup Finals day

Finals on the last day of the 2018 Aon Maadi Cup saw a perfect combination of clear skies and fierce racing.


Aon Maadi Cup

Gentle winds on Lake Ruataniwha made for great racing at day five of the 2018 Aon Maadi Cup, with crews taking to the water to battle it out in semi-finals and C & D finals.


Fatal rafting incident

A guide has died following a commercial rafting incident on the Shotover River near Queenstown. A raft overturned in the river near Toilet Rapids this morning.


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.