Alan Adamson's weekly athletics column.
There were some big names on display at the canoe slalom NZ Open at the weekend.
Big-hitting CD batsman Josh Clarkson helped his side come from behind at Seddon Park.
The two-day club cricket competition is underway.
The Woodville motocross could be even more exciting this year.
"We'll dissect this a million times over the next five days, so we'll learn from it and move on."
The Wellington Firebirds have won the domestic Twenty20 cricket title.
Rookie admits being the first Black Cap from Te Kuiti is a small claim to fame but he hopes it's just the start.
He's had one innings in the competition, but Jesse Ryder could be key to a Stags victory.
The Central Stags are ready to break a seven-year T20 title drought.
OPINION: Selica Winiata is one of New Zealand's best sevens players, yet she does not have a contract.
Manawatu's men's sevens coaches have united in their calls for greater resources.
He fractured his hip playing for Manawatu in October, but now flanker Heiden Bedwell-Curtis is almost ready to go for the Crusaders.
Aaron Cruden's career includes the highs of a RWC win and Super Rugby titles.
Manawatu give their blessing for Cruden to break his contract early to join Montpellier.
It will take more than money for Tony Quinn to rekindle a Kiwi passion for the grand prix.
OPINION: It's time for a re-think on paying big money to lure tennis aces to NZ.
OPINION: My favourite moment of the sporting year was watching one of our own win an Olympics bronze live at Rio.
Opinion: Racing move latest in long line of Manawatu turf calamities.
OPINION: Jockey Jimmy Cassidy spent four years in Manawatu before heading to fame, fortune and notoriety in Australia.