Monday, 17 September 2012
Black Sticks in Hawke's Bay to thank community for their support HASTINGS
— Six of the Black Sticks players will be in Hastings tomorrow (Tuesday 18th September) to thank the Hawke’s Bay community for supporting the teams during their Olympic campaigns.
By Hastings District Council
Thursday, 2 August 2012
Teaching 'game sense' the key to team sport training
Drills are out and game simulations are in – according to new research on sports coaching by a Massey University researcher.
Sunday, 15 January 2012
Summer Camp start of School's Hockey HAMILTON
— Hamilton, 15 January 2012 – St John’s College Hockey is kicking off its year with a summer boot camp at Pheasant Tail Lodge in the Bay of Plenty.
Friday, 2 December 2011
Hockey A Sell Out For The Fans AUCKLAND CITY
— Sold out signs will go up for the finals of the Owen G.
Thursday, 14 October 2010
Heartbreaking defeat for hockey women
New Zealand were denied a Commonwealth Games women’s hockey gold medal by the cruelest of circumstances today.
Wednesday, 13 October 2010
NZ men lose hockey semi-final
New Zealand bowed out of Commonwealth Games gold medal contention in the men’s hockey when they were beaten 6-2 by the world’s No 1 team Australia in the semi-finals today.
Monday, 11 October 2010
Hockey men leave it late
The New Zealand men’s hockey team went within three minutes of elimination from the Commonwealth Games today.
Saturday, 28 August 2010
Astro turf courts boost for Wakatipu Hockey QUEENSTOWN
— ‘makeover’ of the Frankton tennis courts has been a welcomed resource for the Queenstown Hockey Club, Queenstown Lakes District Council community services general manager Paul Wilson said.
Friday, 3 October 2008
Experienced Black Sticks trio announce retirement
Black Sticks players Gareth Brooks and Bevan Hari have followed Paul Woolford in announcing their retirement from international hockey.
Tuesday, 30 September 2008
Towns falls on his stick
National women's hockey coach Kevin Towns has quit.
Friday, 26 September 2008
Finals logjam at Hockey Nationals
There is a traffic jam for places in both the men's and women's final going into the last round of National Hockey League matches on Saturday.
Saturday, 23 August 2008
Black Sticks campaign frustrates
Black Sticks midfielder Kayla Sharland admits her Olympic hockey campaign has been one frustration after another, culminating in yesterday's grim 1-4 loss to South Africa in the play-off for 11th and 12th.
Friday, 22 August 2008
NZ's team pride sees off Pakistan
A large helping of team pride was today used to soothe the Black Sticks' Olympic Games frustrations when they beat Pakistan 4-2 to seal seventh place in the men's hockey tournament.
Wednesday, 20 August 2008
Manager suspended for undie-scretions
Olympic officials got their knickers in a twist over the Black Sticks undies, and suspended their manager for yesterday's vital hockey match against Germany.
Tuesday, 19 August 2008
Black sticks save best until last
New Zealand tonight ended women's hockey pool play with their best effort of the Olympic Games, a 2-3 loss to semifinalists Argentina.
Monday, 18 August 2008
Black Sticks blow great chance
Striker Simon Child knew a 2-2 draw with China tonight was a disaster for the New Zealand men's hockey team, you could tell by the way he pounded his stick into the turf when the final whistle blew.
Friday, 15 August 2008
Gutted Igasan vows to fight on
A third successive 1-2 loss has left the Olympic Games hopes of the New Zealand women's hockey team hanging by a thread.
Thursday, 14 August 2008
NZ stoic in last-second defeat
The New Zealand men's hockey team expertly masked their frustrations after their Olympic Games campaign was compromised by a Spanish winner with just two seconds remaining in a dramatic group match last night.
Wednesday, 13 August 2008
Towns rages against biased umpiring
Coach Kevin Towns has accused Olympic hockey officials of favouritism, believing his women's side were robbed during last night's 1-2 loss to Germany.
Monday, 11 August 2008
Shaw hammers three as NZ make winning hockey start
A hat-trick from weapon of mass destruction Hayden Shaw got the New Zealand men's hockey team off to a winning start at the Olympic Games tonight, with Korea vanquished 3-1.
Nothing has changed, Towns says
Losing to Japan in the Olympic Games opener did not change much; the Black Sticks will still have to upset one of the pool powerhouses to make the hockey semifinals, coach Kevin Towns says.
Tuesday, 5 August 2008
New Zealand men beat Netherlands 2-1
The New Zealand men's hockey team have scored a morale boosting 2-1 win over the Netherlands in the first of their warm-up games at the Olympics venue in Beijing.