Sunday, 8 December 2013
TRACK CYCLING 6:50PM
UCI Track Cycling World Cup Mexico – NZ Day 3 Wrap
New Zealand cyclists had a quiet final day at the UCI World Cup in Mexico.
Trotman and Napier win Benchmark Homes Festival of Cycling criteriums
Reta Trotman and Grayson Napier were impressive winners in the elite women’s and men’s criteriums today at the Benchmark Homes Festival of Cycling in Christchurch in completely contrasting styles.
MOUNTAIN BIKING 6:35PM
Jamie Nicoll and Rosara Joseph win Urge 3 Peaks Enduro
Jamie Nicoll, of Dunedin, emerged victorious at the 2013 Urge 3 Peaks Enduro, despite close competition from professional riders Anton Cooper and Justin Leov, both of Christchurch.
By Adventure Media Group Ltd
MOUNTAIN RUNNING 6:03PM
Race Record Smashed in 2013 ASICS Kepler Challenge
Martin Dent from Canberra, Australia, blitzed the 2013 ASICS Kepler Challenge field in a record-breaking time of 4.33.37, on the challenging 60km mountain terrain course.
By ASICS Kepler Challenge 2013
Australian Champion is too good
Australian 5km open-water swimming champion Jarrod Poort has proved too good in the second round of the State New Zealand Ocean Swim Series.
By State New Zealand Ocean Swim Series
TRACK CYCLING 12:24PM
UCI Track Cycling World Cup Mexico – NZ Day 2 Wrap
New Zealand sprinter Eddie Dawkins battled pain and an injured hand to finish fourth in the men’s sprint at the UCI track cycling world cup in Mexico today.
Saturday, 7 December 2013
Williamson reverses last year's Benchmark Homes Festival of Cycling result
Sophie Williamson reversed last year’s result in the Benchmark Homes Festival of Cycling’s elite women’s 90 kilometre road race, beating last year’s winner Reta Trotman in an exciting sprint finish today in Waipara, North Canterbury.
Piquet to contest Toyota Racing Series in New Zealand
One of Formula 1's most famous names will be on the starting grid when the 2014 Toyota Racing Series fires into action in early January.
By Mark Baker
Friday, 6 December 2013
This Christmas make a list and check it twice
The big guy in the red suit is not the only person who needs to be organised at this time of
By Bellingham Wallace
Membership elects new Director, CEO retiring
Members elected a new director to the Southern Cross Medical Care Society Board at its 52nd Annual General Meeting yesterday.
By Southern Cross Healthcare Group
Spend your summer at Mount Maunganui with The Terraces at Ocean Beach
THE TERRACES at Ocean Beach can offer you luxurious and affordable apartment-style accommodation which is right across the road from the beach.
By Media PA
Dislocated shoulder no barrier at Tinman this weekend MT MAUNGANUI
— Ever heard of the one arm paper hanger? Well, how about the triathlete who will this weekend look to overcome a serious shoulder injury and line up in the Craigs Investment Partners Tinman Triathlon at Mount Maunganui?
By Triathlon NZ
Law Firm Lane Neave Wins Insurance Law Award CHRISTCHURCH
— South Island law firm Lane Neave has won the 2013 Insurance Law Award in the ninth annual New Zealand Law Awards.
By Ali Jones PR and Communications
Company director breaches Fair Trading Act over Elton John train journey
Former Christchurch based company director Roger Sutherland, has been convicted and fined
$45,000 in the Christchurch District Court today and ordered to pay over $26,000 reparation on 11 charges of breaching the Fair Trading Act.
By Commerce Commission
ETS stable for now
New Zealand’s emissions trading system remains stable following decisions released today, says BusinessNZ.
By Business NZ
Artists announced for RISE exhibition at Canterbury Museum CHRISTCHURCH
— Canterbury Museum has today announced the major artists who will feature their artwork in the summer blockbuster exhibition, RISE.
By Canterbury Museum
White Sands, White Christmas: Hawaiian Airlines Offers Kiwi Travellers Two Seasons for One Fare
Christmas in New Zealand is made up of long hot days, trips to the beach and barbecues with friends, and the postcard white Christmas of the Northern Hemisphere may seem like a world away.
By Porter Novelli New Zealand
Champions and Ports of Auckland support IRONMAN 70.3 Auckland
Inaugural winners Christian Kemp and Annabel Luxford will defend their titles in next month’s IRONMAN 70.3 Auckland, which doubles as the official Asia Pacific Championship.
By Ironman 70.3 Auckland
Tri NZ High Performance gets specialized in bike partnership
Just days after announcing a new five year partner to the sport in .kiwi, Triathlon New Zealand has unveiled a new partner to the High Performance Programme (HPP) with Specialized Bicycles joining forces with New Zealand's leading triathletes.
By Triathlon NZ
Commerce Commission releases consultation document for reviewing the price of Chorus' Unbundled Copper Local Loop Service
The Commerce Commission has today released a consultation document for the Final Pricing Principle (FPP) of Chorus’ Unbundled Copper Local Loop (UCLL) Service.
This paper seeks views on the process that the Commission should take, as well as some of the key issues to address in setting the final price for the UCLL Service using the TSLRIC methodology.
By Commerce Commission
Thursday, 5 December 2013
New World Supermarket assists Free Independent Travellers with Tourism Radio New Zealand partnership AUCKLAND
— (Auckland, New Zealand) Leading local supermarket chain, New World, (http://www.newworld.co.nz/), has partnered with travel technology innovator, Tourism Radio NZ (http://www.travelguideapps.co.nz/) to bring helpful information about its stores to tech-savvy travellers.
By Tourism Radio NZ
Commerce Commission reaches settlement with Wellington Electricity on its 2012 price path breach
The Commerce Commission has signed an out-of-court settlement agreement with Wellington Electricity Lines Limited (Wellington Electricity) after it breached its price path for the 1 April 2011 to 31 March 2012 assessment period.
By Commerce Commission