Sport

Waitaki Boys’ has eyes on the prize

Waitaki Boys’ High School and St Kevin’s College are heading to the business end of their Otago secondary schools basketball seasons. After six rounds of...

Match to feature Pasifika festival

Oamaru’s Pacific Island cultures are blending both on and off the rugby field. Tomorrow, Old Boys and Athletic Marist are hosting their first Pasifika festival...

Impressive results at regional event

Oamaru Swim Club athletes have left their best in the water. The club sent a team of 14 swimmers to the Neptune Queen’s Birthday meet...

Dominant Nuggets go back to back

North Otago Hockey has gone back to back. The North Otago Nuggets defended the Ian Smith Trophy in Gore at Queen’s Birthday Weekend. It is the...

Spirit on Ford’s to-do list on this visit from the US

It has been five years since Patsy Ford last played rugby in New Zealand. The American native chats to Kayla Hodge about what she...

Provincial training squad starting point for coaches

North Otago Rugby is getting down to business. Heartland coach Jason Forrest has named a 55-person training squad for the season, and training got...

Supreme winner salutes supporters

If the Waitaki Sports Awards had been one week later, Courtney Duncan would have been home to accept her awards. Instead, Duncan’s mother, Linda, proudly...

Unsung heroes inducted into hall of fame

Two of Waitaki’s unsung sporting heroes have been given the recognition they deserve. Long-serving sports journalist Terry O’Neill and New Zealand’s first winter Olympian, Herbie...

Kurow scores gutsy win to go top of standings

The heart of Kurow rugby is starting to shine through. Despite having six forwards out with injuries, Kurow knuckled down and ground out an important...

Meadowbank 2nd behind Timaru Boys’ in division one

Meadowbank is looking sharp this season. The Oamaru football club’s first XI is sitting in second place in division one of the South Canterbury Football...

Right time to return to game she loves

Lucy Taupo is a busy woman. Already juggling being a mother-of-three, dairy farming, social basketball, netball and coaching, Taupo has returned to the rugby field...

Evening to celebrate district’s top talent

It is time to celebrate Waitaki’s sporting stars. The Network Waitaki Sports Awards are being held on Monday at the Waitaki Community Recreation Centre, recognising...

Opportunity to acquire donated sports gear

It’s sporting gear for the community, from the community. For the past six months Sport Waitaki, in collaboration with the Waitaki Community Recreation Centre, has...

Four teams meeting for first time

Four Citizens Shield teams are heading into the unknown tomorrow. For the first time this season, Excelsior will play Athletic Marist and Maheno will take...

Illness keeps sides waiting for clash

Most North Otago netball teams returned to action on Saturday, after a week off due to wet weather. But the long-awaited premier A clash between...
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