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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.


Aon Maadi Cup Day 4

Severe headwinds delayed the majority of races today at day four of the 2018 Aon Maadi Cup at Lake Ruataniwha, Twizel.


Distress beacon saves canoeist

A 57-year-old canoeist had a narrow escape last night thanks to the personal locator beacon he was carrying when paddling off a Northland beach.


2018 Aon Maadi Cup - Day Three Results

Settled wind and light rain set the scene at the third day of racing at the 2018 Aon Maadi Cup. Repechages made for sensational watching as crews competed at their last opportunity to make it through to qualifying races, with many events only progres


2018 AON Maadi Cup - Day 2

Moderate head winds delayed afternoon racing at the second day of the 2018 Aon Maadi Cup, but the first part of the day allowed for heats to be completed.


2018 Aon Maadi Cup - Day One Results

2283 athletes from 120 schools will take to the waters this week for the 2018 Aon Maadi Cup. Run by the NZSSRA and Rowing NZ, the Aon Maadi Cup


Rowing NZ U23 team

Rowing NZ announced at Lake Karapiro today the U23 team to represent New Zealand in 2018.


Aon Maadi Cup

The 2018 Aon Maadi Cup (New Zealand Secondary School Championships) will be held at Lake Ruataniwha, Twizel from 19 - 24 March, with Sunday 25 March reserved as a spare day in case of bad weather.


Search for rafters, Upper Hutt

A search has resumed for two rafters who went missing on the Hutt River. Police were contacted last night at 8.41pm when a party of nine people on inflatable rafts got into difficulty while on a private trip.


NZ Rowing Team Announced

Rowing NZ has announced the rowers to represent New Zealand at Rowing World Cup and World Championship regattas. The 2018 Rowing NZ Elite team have been selected to represent New Zealand following a five day trial including gruelling seat racing.