filter

375 Results


Queenstown wakes to first major snowfall for 2021

Queenstown has been transformed into a winter wonderland this morning, with the first major snowfall blanketing the mountains surrounding the alpine town.


Career Best World Cup for Snowboarder Cool Wakushima 

18 year old Kiwi snowboarder Cool Wakushima (Queenstown) has finished in 7th place at the final FIS Snowboard Slopestyle World Cup of the season held at Corvatsch Park in Silvaplana, Switzerland overnight.


FIS Freeski Slopestyle World Cup Kiwi's in action

New Zealand freeskiers Finn Bilous and Margaux Hackett (both Wanaka) have finished in 7th and 8th place respectively at the FIS Freeski Slopestyle World Cup


Nico Porteous Claims Bronze Medal at Final Halfpipe World Cup of the Season

Nico Porteous from Wanaka has claimed the bronze medal at the men’s FIS Freeski Halfpipe World Cup held in Aspen this morning. This is the final halfpipe event


Norway is crowned in Andorra champion of Winter Triathlon

The day started chilly and windy in Naturlandia, and with the course covered with sheets of ice that forced some changes and a small delay of the start of the competition, and with 12 teams


Alice Robinson Wins FIS Giant Slalom World Cup Finals

Alice Robinson from Queenstown has finished her 2021 season on a high, claiming first place at the FIS Giant Slalom World Cup Finals overnight in Lenzerheide, Switzerland.


Two new world champions on the snow

Big day for Kiwi's on the snow Nico Porteous claimed the men’s FIS Freeski Halfpipe world champs, backing up Zoi Sadowski-Synnott’s win in the Snowboard Slopestyle.


Zoi Sadowski-Synnott Defends Snowboard World Championship Title 

New Zealand snowboarder Zoi Sadowski-Synnott (Wanaka, 20) has defended her title at the Aspen 2021 FIS Snowboard World Championships at Aspen's Buttermilk resort


Robinson second at FIS Giant Slalom World Cup

Alice Robinson (Queenstown) has finished in second place at the FIS Giant Slalom World Cup overnight in Jasna, Slovakia.


Alice Robinson achieves career best top 10 Super G World Cup result

Kiwi Alpine ski racer Alice Robinson (Queenstown) has finished in 10th place in the Super G World Cup held in Italy overnight, achieving her career best result in this discipline.