Articles Categorized: Sport

Adventure challenges, but loved

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MORE than 250 competitors took on the demanding terrain around Ohiwa Harbour for the Opotiki Adventure Race on Saturday. The event included trekking, mountain biking…

Whakatane sink competition leaders

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WHAKATANE made a statement in the Bay of Plenty women’s football competition on Sunday. Their 1-0 away win over league leaders Tauranga closed the gap…

Women play Paradise

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THE annual Ladies’ Paradise Tournament was played at the Ohope Bowling Club this week. The event included 28 teams. Play began on Tuesday and some…

Crunch time for tight comp

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THE race for the Baywide first division top four is heating up and Te Teko have a massive game in round nine tomorrow. Te Teko…

World cup kicks off season

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NEW Zealand’s top canoe sprinters, including Ohope’s Lisa Carrington, will be focused on the long game as their international season begins with the ICF World…

Big adventure set to get dirty

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WATER, spectacular views and mud make up the Opotiki Adventure Race this Sunday. The event will offer three, six and 12-hour options and is a…

Football teams win big

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EASTERN Bay teams were in good form in football matches across the Bay of Plenty at the weekend. Whakatane swept to a 4-0 win at…

Barr sets high standard

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This week is the final profile for the Stars in the States series, but next week sport reporter Adyn Ogle talks to three young athletes…