Articles Categorized: Sport

Age-group comp on the cards

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A POTENTIAL Bay of Plenty under-20 rugby competition is gaining momentum. Eastern Bay rugby manager Mark Seymour said he was keen to get an Eastern…

Titles up for grabs on surf and sand

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WHAKATANE athletes will be among the 300 athletes on Omanu Beach for the Bay of Plenty Senior Surf Lifesaving Championships this weekend. The Whakatane Surf…

Walker rises again

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NEVER give up. That is the ethos for cyclist Sarah Walker. Broken bones, concussions, surgery and disappointment have been overcome with the same determination that…

Lifter chasing the dream

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WEIGHT lifter Jordaan Tuitama is chasing a national title. He competed in his second novice competition, the Waikato Bench Fest Compeition on February 11, and…

Paddlers battle for titles

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AIMEE Fisher has further cemented her place as Lisa Carrington’s heir apparent after a commanding performance at the New Zealand Canoe Racing Championships at Lake…

Rees lands number 10 in Paeroa

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IT was the same old story with Whakatane’s Tony Rees at the weekend – he’s thoroughly predictable, meticulous and safe – but you could never…

Pair conquer Coromandel

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TWO former Trident High School students won the Adventure Race Coromandel event on Saturday. Glen Tarboton and Sam Dobbin finished the demanding race in 14…

Phoenix China-bound

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LAST year volleyball took Phoenix Paniora to the United States. This year the 16-year-old Trident High School student has again won a place in a…