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New Zealand Rowing Championships. day 2

Continued rain didn't dampen spirits on day two of the 2018 Rocket Foods New Zealand Rowing Championships. Athletes were back out on the water for day two


NZ Rowing Championships

A wide range of clubs from across the country lined up to compete in the first day of the 2018 Rocket Foods NZ Rowing Championships. Despite consistent rain, conditions at Lake Karapiro made for a great day of racing with over 792 athletes on the wat


55th Halberg Awards

The 55th Halberg Awards are over and the winners are Coach of the Year Award - Gordon Walker, Sportsman of the Year Award - Tom Walsh, Sportswoman of the Year Award - Lisa Carrington


Jones showcases vast canoeing improvement

In the space of a year, New Zealand canoe slalom star Luuka Jones has gone from a half-drowned, last-placed wreck to an Oceania C1 silver medalist.


Whitewater course tests paddlers

International paddlers dominated the first finals at the Oceania canoe slalom championships in Auckland today, though the constantly-improving course also won its fair share of plaudits.


Locals relish challenging conditions at Eastern Regional Championships

The Mt Maunganui Lifeguard Service team has taken an early lead on the first full day of the 2018 Eastern Regional Championships (ERCs), held in Tauranga this weekend.


Young Kiwi kayaker shines at Oceania champs

Callum Gilbert took down the world champion and a host of other world-class kayakers at the Oceania canoe slalom championships in Auckland today but he was more concerned about where it puts him in the New Zealand frame.


Lisa Carrington the Lonsdale Cup for second successive year

Triple Olympic medallist Lisa Carrington has been awarded the prestigious Lonsdale Cup for 2017 following another year of dominant performances.


Czech paddlers dominate NZ Open

Czech kayakers Ondrej Tunka and Katerina Kudejova proved too strong at canoe slalom’s New Zealand Open today, while the national selection battle heated up on the Mangahao River near Palmerston North.


Rangitikei River Race 2018

After a somewhat slightly stressful weather watch on the Saturday before the race (thunderstorms over the 24 hours preceding) the 2018 Rangi Race was held in pretty much perfect conditions; calm sunny skies and about 65cumecs of water in the river.