Monday, 21 December 2015
Successful Year Has Sport Moving Forward
It might not have numbers as high at rugby or netball, but the sport of International Taekwon-Do New Zealand is making steady increases with its active members and the place it has as in Kiwisport and in the community overall.
Friday, 18 December 2015
Two Local Sportspeople North Harbour Can Be Proud Of
Sport in the North Harbour region can continue to be proud as another first can be celebrated after success at the recent New Zealand Tennis Champs.
Saturday, 12 December 2015
Venus and Cheng Win NZ Tennis Champs and Wildcards
Thursday, 10 December 2015
Second Seed Upset At NZ Tennis Champs
The status quo for the top four seeds in the men’s singles draw of the New Zealand Tennis Championships was ruined by a relatively unknown player in blustery conditions at North Harbour in the quarter-finals.
Wednesday, 9 December 2015
Seeds Take A Tumble At NZ Champs
The lower seeded players became the hunted opponents as they fell rapidly in the second round of men’s singles at the Pascoes NZ Tennis Championships at North Harbour as the prize of an ASB Classic wildcard upped the ante for players in the early stages of the tournament.
Tuesday, 8 December 2015
Younger Players Show Through On Day One OF NZ Tennis Champs
The first days play at the New Zealand Tennis Champs proved to be a warm up of what is to follow when the top seeds take the court as they target the available wildcards and ranking points in next month’s ASB Classic.
No Easy Road To Titles And Wildcards At NZ Tennis Champs
There will be some tough matches for top players in the early rounds of the Pascoes The Jewellers New Zealand Tennis Champs starting today at North Harbour as the draws look set to put some challenges in front of those aiming for the reward of wildcards into the ASB Classic in January.
Thursday, 26 November 2015
Giving Away Profits For Charity - Cloud Base Nine (CB9)
WALK WITH US - Cloud Base Nine (CB9)
HERE'S THE INTERESTING STUFF
The worldwide launch was just held in New Zealand for Cloud Base Nine (CB9), a specialized outdoor, all terrain, all weather clothing and footwear company from New Zealand.
Tuesday, 29 September 2015
New Zealander To Take Seat On International Tennis Federation Board
New Zealand will be represented on one of the most prominent sporting boards in the world after the AGM of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) which was held in Santiago, Chile over the weekend.
Thursday, 24 September 2015
New Zealand Draws South Korea In 2016 Davis Cup
New Zealand has today been drawn to play South Korea in an away contest in the first round of the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Group I in 2016 during a ceremony at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) AGM in Santiago, Chile .
Thursday, 17 September 2015
Free Martial Arts Classes Teach Children More Than Just Self-Defence
Many students at primary and intermediate schools around Auckland are finding out what it's like to learn self-discipline, self-defence and flexibility thanks to a KiwiSport campaign taught by International Taekwon-Do New Zealand
Thursday, 4 June 2015
Times Confirmed For Vital Davis Cup Tie
The start times and ticket sales have been confirmed for the vital Asia/Oceania Group One Davis Cup tennis final as New Zealand take on India in Christchurch next month.
Monday, 1 June 2015
New Zealand Win World Championship Dominating Medal Table
New Zealand has won the ITF Taekwon-Do world championships overnight in Jesolo, Italy after two more gold medals and two bronze on the final day of competition.
Sunday, 31 May 2015
New Zealand Team Lead Into Final Day Of World Champs
New Zealand remain the leading nation going into the final day of the ITF Taekwon-Do world championships in Jesolo, Italy after three more golds and several other medals were added to the tally on the penultimate day of the competition.
Friday, 29 May 2015
New Zealand Continue To Lead World Champs
New Zealand continues to lead the medal table at ITF Taekwon-Do world championships in Jesolo, Italy after two more golds and several other medals were added to the tally on day two of the competition.
Thursday, 28 May 2015
New Zealand Lead After Day One Of World Champs
A gold rush of medals has New Zealand as the leading nation on the medal table after day one of ITF Taekwon-Do world championships in Jesolo, Italy.
Thursday, 21 May 2015
New Zealand Team Ready To Depart With Title In Mind
The New Zealand ITF Taekwon-Do team departs for the world champs in Jesolo, Italy early tomorrow (Friday) evening with an aim of finishing in the top three nations.
Sunday, 17 May 2015
First Time In 30 Years Three Kiwi Men In French Open Doubles
New Zealand will have three male players in the upcoming French Open doubles main draw for the first time since 1985 after the confirmation that Artem Sitak, Michael Venus and Marcus Daniell have all made the direct entry list.
Thursday, 23 April 2015
Harlem Globetrotter NZ Tour Now On Sale As World Famou Team Returns
Following on from the hugely successful 2013 tour of New Zealand, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters are back by popular demand for a six-city tour in June 2015.
Christchurch Confirmed For Big Davis Cup Tennis Clash
Christchurch has been confirmed as the venue for the important New Zealand versus India Davis Cup tie in July.
Saturday, 19 July 2014
Big Sporting Event To Hit Tauranga
World champions heading for Tauranga.
Thursday, 20 March 2014
Mix Of Experience & Youth In Black Sox To Take On Aussie
The Black Sox softball team for the Trans-Tasman series against the Australian Steelers next week has been confirmed with a mixed of experience and youth set to combine to provide some big-hitting against their rivals who have arguably the world’s best pitcher.
Monday, 17 March 2014
Ramblers & Dodgers Winners, White Sox Named
Mt Albert Ramblers are the national men’s softball club champions thanks to some top player from veteran players such as Black Sox, Donny Hale.
Monday, 3 February 2014
Black Sox To Take On Australia In Televised Series
Softball in New Zealand will be receiving a huge boost in March this year
with confirmation of a three-test series between the world champion New
Zealand Black Sox and the Australian Steelers will be shown live on Sky
Sport in New Zealand.
Monday, 28 October 2013
Kiwi Team Finish Third At Taekwon-Do World Champs
New Zealand has finished third at the ITF Taekwon-Do World Championships in Benidorm, Spain with eight gold medals, seven silver and 11 bronze in its total of 26 medals.
Sunday, 27 October 2013
New Zealand Leading Taekwond World Champs
New Zealand is the leading nation after two days of the ITF Taekwondo World Championships in Benidorm, Spain.
Tuesday, 22 October 2013
Kiwis Ready To Retain World Title
The New Zealand team for the 2013 Taekwondo World Championship to be held in Benidorm, Spain has settled in nicely for the tournament which begins in a two days time.
Friday, 20 September 2013
Strong New Zealand Team Selected For World Championships
New Zealand has selected a strong team for the 2013 Taekwondo World Championship to be held in Benidorm, Spain next month in a bid to defend its current title at the world’s top Taekwondo nation.
Sunday, 18 August 2013
Waitakere Win National Title
Waitakere has won badminton’s provincial team championships, the prestigious Wisden Cup, after victories in all five of their contests on their home courts to seal the title they last won in 2009.
Friday, 16 August 2013
Waitakere Have Trophy Within Grasp
Home side Waitakere look set to win badminton’s provincial team championships, the Wisden Cup, after winning their fourth contest in a row and now knowing that only a big upset could hold them back from the title they last won in 2009.