International

Football Ferns confirmed to play Norway in April

The Football Ferns will play fellow FIFA Women’s World Cup contestants Norway in two international friendlies in Spain in April. The Tom Sermanni-coached team will take on the World No 13 Norway in Marbella on 5 and 9 April as both teams prepare...... Read More

Burling & Tuke start Olympic campaign in style

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke made a habit of winning in the last Olympic cycle and started their new campaign in style by taking out the Oceanbridge NZL Sailing Regatta. They did it against arguably the strongest New Zealand 49er fleet ever, as well...... Read More

Historic win for Cory Taylor in Australia

Current Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) Black Fin, Cory Taylor, has won his first Ocean 6 Series Ironman race at Surfers Paradise in Australia. Racing for BMD Northcliffe but from Gisborne on New Zealand’s east coast, the Kiwi stormed home...... Read More

NZ continues push to protect trade quotas

The Government is leaving no stone unturned to protect New Zealand’s quota access into the EU and the UK post-Brexit, says Minister of Trade and Export Growth David Parker. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern raised the issue with UK Prime Minister...... Read More

Maloney & Meech hold handy lead at Miami World Cup

Alex Maloney and Molly Meech have spent considerable time on their starts lately and today cashed in on a couple of great starts at the second day of the Hempel World Cup Series regatta in Miami. The pair won the first two races in the 49erFX fleet...... Read More

Sailors make strong start to Miami World Cup

Tauranga's Sam Meech has a goal of being in contention for a medal at every event he competes in and he gave himself a good chance of doing that at the World Cup regatta in Miami today. The world's No 1-ranked Laser sailor opened the Miami...... Read More

NZ agriculture groups urge WTO rescue at global forums

Seven major agricultural organisations are urging the government to use forums like the meeting of global trade and business leaders in Davos, Switzerland, to try to rescue the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been...... Read More