Thursday, 18 April 2019
Dairy woman of the Year finalists breaking the mould of public perception
Breaking the mould of public perception about the role of farmers’ wives is highlighted by this year’s four finalists for the 2019 Fonterra Dairy Woman of the Year award.
Sunday, 14 April 2019
Older heads lead way in double header cycling weekend
Older experienced heads led the way at the weekend’s double header rounds of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Hokitika.
Thursday, 11 April 2019
Storm forces changes to West Coast double header cycling series weekend: Tour de France winner lines up
Last month's ferocious weather that wreaked havoc on the West Coast has seen many hours of effort to ensure this weekend's double header rounds of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series in Hokitika can go ahead.
Thursday, 28 March 2019
Explosion in growth in video on social media channels opens up opportunity
As US tech giants spend millions to expand their video streaming services in a battle to grab and retain consumer's attention, the good news for Kiwi's businesses who also want their content seen and heard is they don't need massive budgets.
Saturday, 2 March 2019
Men's supported race provides thrilling finale to Anchor Milk Otago Alps 2 Ocean Ultra
The men’s supported race provided a thrilling finale today to New Zealand’s only ultra-running stage race, the Anchor Milk Otago Alps 2 Ocean Ultra.
Wednesday, 27 February 2019
Local man holds off leaders on toughest stage of Anchor Milk Otago Alps 2 Ocean Ultra
North Otago’s 67 year old Eric Ross held off the leaders to be first home on the toughest stage of the Anchor Milk Otago Alps 2 Ocean Ultra, a gruelling 88 kilometres from the shores of Lake Ohau to Loch Laird beside the Waitaki Lakes.
Monday, 25 February 2019
Burrows storms home on second day of Anchor Milk Otago Alps 2 Ocean Ultra
Englishman Keith Burrows stormed home 55 minutes quicker than last year’s winning time on the on the second day of the Anchor Milk Otago Alps 2 Ocean Ultra to consolidate his lead in the men’s supported category of New Zealand’s only stage race ultra-running event.
Sunday, 24 February 2019
McIIroy makes it three in a row in Dunedin
Pro cyclist Kate McIIroy continued her run of success in Dunedin making it three winning years in a row as the Calder Stewart Cycling Series kicked off in today with the Midway Motors Dunedin Classic.
Wednesday, 20 February 2019
Surprised leader can't wait to test herself again in Alps 2 Ocean Ultra
Queenstown runner Kerryn Bell was surprised to be leading her first ultra-running event last year, the Alps 2 Ocean Ultra, and looked set to win the week long stage race until injury saw her mental strength put to the test just to ensure she finished.
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
On mission to be youngest person in history to run an ultra-marathon on every continent in the world
After knocking off four of the world’s most treacherous deserts, 24-year-old ultramarathon runner Jacqui Bell from Brisbane Australia is in New Zealand with her sights set on being the youngest person in history to run an ultra-marathon on every continent in the world.
Wednesday, 13 February 2019
Alps 2 Ocean Ultra attracts competitors from 14 overseas countries
Overseas competitors make up the majority of athletes for the second running of New Zealand's first ultra-staged race that has attracted competitors from 15 countries.
Sunday, 10 February 2019
Allan and Maier win closest fought Kathmandu Coast to Coast in history
Dougal Allan and Simone Maier won the closest fought men's and women's Kathmandu Coast to Coast World Championship one day race in the events 37 year history.
Friday, 8 February 2019
Father not surprised by daughter's effort at Kathmandu Coast to Coast
Although she was surprised to be leading the women’s individual two day Kathmandu Coast to Coast Selena Metherell’s father had no doubt she would do well.
Tuesday, 5 February 2019
Exciting battle in women's race and new men's winner guaranteed in Kathmandu Coast to Coast
The women’s race is poised for an exciting battle while a new winner is guaranteed in the men’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast longest day world Championship this Saturday.
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Kathmandu Coast to Coast 20 years in the making for blind Wellington man
Competing in the Kathmandu Coast to Coast has been over 20 years in the making for blind Wellington athlete Dave Piper.
Friday, 25 January 2019
Three generations set to create history at Kathmandu Coast to Coast
History will be made at next month’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast.
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Hits host Brodie Kane can't wait to be part of the Kathmandu Coast to Coast
The Hits breakfast presenter Brodie Kane can’t wait to be part of next month’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast.
Monday, 21 January 2019
Australians in the hunt at Kathmandu Coast to Coast
Australians Alex Hunt and James Pretto are leading the charge to be the first foreign multi-sport athletes to win the Kathmandu Coast to Coast longest day world Championship men’s event in 26 years.
Wednesday, 19 December 2018
Four time winner Ussher still motivated for fourteenth Kathmandu Coast to Coast in a row
Four time winner of the Kathmandu Coast to Coast Longest Day World Championship women’s race Elina Ussher is lining up for her fourteenth race in a row, just as motivated and excited as she was in 2006.
Friday, 14 December 2018
New dad McCaw set to go Coast to Coast
New dad Richie McCaw has signed up for Februarys Kathmandu Coast to Coast where he and long term friend and Adventure Racing team mate Rob Nicholl will take on the Tandem Team Event.
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Vibrant new inner city hospitality and event space Lichfield Courtyard officially opens tomorrow
A vibrant new inner city hospitality and event space Lichfield Courtyard officially opens tomorrow afternoon.
Monday, 3 December 2018
Music and legs pumping for Movember fundraiser
The music and legs were pumping as cyclists raced head-to-head up eight floors of a central Christchurch car building on Saturday to a party on the roof in an effort to raise awareness and funds for men’s health and Movember.
Friday, 30 November 2018
Movember bike race hits Christchurch again
MAKING A DIFFERENCE FOR MEN’S HEALTH
A central Christchurch car park building is set to come alive again with cyclists racing each other up its eights floor to a party on the roof in an effort to raise awareness and funds for men’s health and Movember.
Friday, 16 November 2018
Former world champ takes on massive double header challenge
Former World Champion swimmer and Olympian Moss Burmester is taking on the massive physical challenge of the Kathmandu Coast to Coast followed by Challenge Wanaka a week later.
Wednesday, 7 November 2018
Former world champ joins forces with Moa to take on Kathmandu Coast to Coast
Former World Champion swimmer and Olympian Moss Burmester is teaming up with Moa to take on the biggest physical challenge of his life February’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast Longest Day.
Friday, 26 October 2018
LIVE+ new energy behind Kathmandu Coast to Coast
The Kathmandu Coast to Coast is joining forces with New Zealand’s energy drink LIVE+
LIVE+ is the recently rebranded and relaunched energy drink that continues to provide maximum energy for New Zealanders.
Wednesday, 24 October 2018
District Judge supports schools dream of competing in Kathmandu Coast to Coast
PM shows support
Even the Prime Minister got behind a group of Porirua students bid for support to compete in February’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast.
Sunday, 21 October 2018
Green flies in and upstages favourites in Hell of the South
Vink and McCallum win Calder Stewart Cycling Series – Karton does double header – Lucas wins solo
The decision to fly in from Australia to watch his partner Kirsty McCallum try to win her first Calder Stewart women's series title and to have a hit out before the SBS Tour of Southland proved a winning one as William Green upstaged all the pre-race favourites and predictions to win the series finale today the Cycle Surgery Hell of the South.
Thursday, 18 October 2018
Cycling showdown for double header Calder Stewart weekend
Features first elite cycle race round the Banks Peninsula Bays since the regions earthquakes.
The elite men's race is shaping up as a showdown between New Zealand's best domestic based riders and a number of professionals returning from long overseas seasons as the Calder Stewart Cycling series hits Canterbury for its final double header weekend of racing.
Tuesday, 16 October 2018
Regional sporting trust rivalry lighting up Kathmandu Coast to Coast corporate challenge
The challenge of “walking the talk” by competing as a team in February’s Kathmandu Coast to Coast issued over a month ago by Sport Canterbury has been taken on by the country’s southernmost regional sports trust.