Tuesday, 12 March 2013
Massey backs track and field champs AUCKLAND CITY
— Massey University is now the major supporter of the Athletics New Zealand Track and Field Championships and the Aurora Series.
By Massey University
Tuesday, 29 January 2013
Massey to help future sports stars
Massey University’s School of Sport and Exercise and Sport Manawatu have developed a new sporting academy to develop the next generation of Olympians.
By Massey University
Thursday, 15 November 2012
Olympians lead Universities Blues nominees
Olympic gold medallists Lisa Carrington and Hamish Bond and Silver Fern Laura Langman are among the 67 student-athletes to be awarded New Zealand Universities Blues this year.
By Massey University
Monday, 10 September 2012
Gatorade to Bring the Fastest Man on Earth to New Zealand
Beverage company Frucor is bringing Gatorade athlete, Usain Bolt, to New Zealand on October 8, 2012.
By Porter Novelli New Zealand
Thursday, 5 July 2012
Psychologist gets athletes ahead at the Games
Athletes can spend years preparing their bodies physically for the Olympics, but to become a champion the mind also needs to be prepared.
Van Dalen Olympic Selection Confirmed
Lucy Van Dalen has been officially confirmed to the New Zealand Olympic Team after bettering the New Zealand qualifying standard for the 1500m two weeks ago in San Diego.
Monday, 11 June 2012
Athletics New Zealand - Weekly Roundup
adidas Grand Prix, Diamond League, New York – 9 June 2012
Valerie Adams continued her winning way with the shot put in the lead up to her defence of the Olympic title.
Friday, 24 February 2012
Athletics NZ Media Release 24 February 2012
Oceania Racewalking Trophy, Constitution Dock, Hobart, Tasmania – 25 February 2012
NSW Athletics, Sydney Olympic Park, 23 February 2012: Madison Gipson 100m 12.44s (0.0) (5).
Tuesday, 21 February 2012
Super-Mums set to challenge champ at Kelloggs Nutri-Grain Ironman NZ TAUPO
— Two Super-Mums are set to challenge the queen of Taupo, Joanna Lawn in next week’s Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain Ironman New Zealand in Taupo.
Friday, 17 February 2012
Close race in the women for the national 3000m title DUNEDIN
— Fiona Crombie of Canterbury, national 3000m champion in 2009 and 2010 and third last year will go to the starting line on Saturday in Dunedin keen to regain the title.
Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Nominations open for Sports Awards
Nominations for the 2012 Hutt City Sports Awards are now open.
Thursday, 9 February 2012
Valerie Adams in action in Hamilton HAMILTON
— Valerie Adams will make her traditional appearance in the shot put at the Porritt Classic Grand Prix series meeting in Hamilton on Saturday.
Tuesday, 7 February 2012
Athletics NZ Weekly Roundup 6 February 2012
New Zealand Combined Events Championships, Massey University – 4/5 February 2012
Sarah Cowley cemented her number three New Zealand all time ranking in the heptathlon in winning her fourth national title with a personal best score of 5905.
Friday, 20 January 2012
Sylvia Potts Classic and NZ Junior 3000m championships Saturday 21 January 2012 Hastings HASTINGS
— Angie Smit will be going for three years in a row in the Sylvia Potts Memorial 800 metres this weekend, the key event at the Potts Classic meeting in Hastings on Saturday evening.
Monday, 16 January 2012
Athletics NZ Weekly Roundup
Brisbane Track Classic, Queensland Sport & Athletics Centre Nathan – 14 January 2012
Bronze medallist at the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games Andrea Miller was in fine form winning the 100m hurdles.
"Throws Superstars to Rumble Christchurch" - International Track Meet CHRISTCHURCH
— The return to Christchurch of the International Track Meet, being staged at Christ’s College Upper Fields on Feb 4th, received a major boost today with the news that Olympic gold medallist and World shot put champion Valerie Adams and teenage sensation Jacko Gill would both be competing at the meet for the first time.
Friday, 9 December 2011
Whangarei takes Youthtown Get2Go trophy 2011
Whangarei beat 11 other teams at the 2011 Youthtown Get2Go Final taking place this week at The Sir Edmund Hillary Outdoor Pursuits Centre of New Zealand (OPC) Great Barrier Island.
Monday, 14 November 2011
Usain Bolt And Sally Pearson IAAF Athletes Of The Year
The 25 year old Jamaican successfully defended his title in the 200m at the World Championships in Daegu clocking 19.40s, the second fastest performance of the year.
Sunday, 13 November 2011
Visa congratulates Valerie Adams - Top Three in the World
Queen of the Shot Put, Valerie Adams, has been recognised as one of the top three female athletes in the world by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF).
Friday, 21 October 2011
Opening of National Training Centre for high performance athletes
Sport and Recreation Minister, Murray McCully, says New Zealanders can look forward to seeing more kiwi winners on the world stage with the National Training Centre for high performance athletes opening today.
Wednesday, 19 October 2011
Athletics NZ Name Team for Chiba Ekiden International Relay
Athletics New Zealand has announced the team selected to compete in the International Chiba Ekiden Relay in Japan on 23 November.
Tuesday, 18 October 2011
Athletics New Zealand results
Sir Barry Curtis 10km Road Race – 16 October 2011
Australian world junior cross country championship representative in 2009 Harry Summers from Sydney took the limelight in winning the annual event in a personal best of 29m 42s, just 10 seconds outside Dale Warrander’s 2005 race record.