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Sport NZ recognises outstanding leaders

Sport NZ has announced the two winners of the leadership categories from its annual New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards.


More than $5 million of Sport NZ’s new community fund available in Auckland

Applications are now open for Sport NZ’s new fund - Tū Manawa Active Aotearoa - for community-based programmes and projects targeting children and young people at most risk of missing out or being less active.


CAS appeal relating to Athlete XYZ concludes

The appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in the “XYZ” case has now concluded. In March 2019 Drug Free Sport New Zealand (DFSNZ) appealed the decision


Team Smoothy jumps into first place overall

Team Smoothy shone in the Obsidian Freeride competition on the WTF face in the Minaret Range near Lake Wanaka.


Community sport and recreation under COVID-19 alert level restrictions

NZ Government’s guidelines for community sport and recreation at Alert Levels 2 and 3 are here


3rd Annual Wicked Winter 6hr Rogaine in support of New Zealand Red Cross

Over 600 competitors filled the hills around Orton Bradley Park for one of the biggest (in terms of numbers) longer distance rogaine events to be held in New Zealand.


Barbara Kendall Says New Zealand Sport Can Prosper In A Covid-Struck World

Triple Olympic medalist Barbara Kendall has called on New Zealand sporting organisations to hit the reset button and take advantage of the country’s natural advantages in a pandemic-struck era.


Peter Miskimmin to step down as CEO of Sport NZ

Peter Miskimmin has resigned as CEO of Sport NZ and will step down from his role in December. He has served as CEO of Sport NZ (formerly SPARC) since 2008.


Winter Games - Obsidian

What is Obsidian? We hear you ask! Well it’s the biggest snow sports event this winter, with the finest kiwi talent competing in five epic challenges from 10 - 20 August.


Proposal to ban transwomen in sport

Save Women’s Sport New Zealand is calling for sporting organisations to follow World Rugby’s lead and prioritise women’s safety, following the leaking of a draft proposal to ban transwomen from women’s rugby.