College sailors up with best

Queen Charlotte College sailors Emily Overend and Jasper Hopkins concentrate on the job at hand.

College sailors showed they deserve to be ranked among the nation's best when they competed at the secondary schools team nationals.

Weekly golf notes


Weekly golf notes

Squash queen Craig impresses

New Zealand squash star Megan Craig.

Squash queen Megan Craig took out the women's title at the Christchurch Football Squash Open.

Leov's EWS season 'up in the air'

Blenheim mountainbike rider Justin Leov in action during the Enduro World Series in Corral, Chile.

Illness sidelines New Zealand's leading enduro mountainbike rider Justin Leov.

Great start

Marlborough Boys' College midfielder Nigel Satherley is denied a try in the corner against Christchurch Boys' High.

Over the years Marlborough Boys' College has struggled for quality outside backs, but this season they will be hoping their new crop step up and solidify that area.

Rally champ welcomed home

Marlborough rally ace John Kennard, centre, is surrounded by supporters on his return to Marlborough on Monday morning.

Kiwi rally star John Kennard got more than he bargained for when he returned to his hometown of Blenheim on Monday morning.

Beawai women break through

The Beawai players celebrate their first half goal against local rivals Arotea Kiwi at Blenheim's College Park turf on ...

Arotea Kiwi men continued on their merry way in the Top of the South division one competition with a comprehensive win on Saturday, while Beawai women pulled off an upset in the women's grade.

Weekly sports draws

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Canterbury Tactix netball training.
Skipper Anna Thompson.

Weekly sports draws

Central top table

Rangers United striker Jarrod Johl dribbles ahead as Picton No Names player Anthony Hamlin gives chase in a division two ...

 A narrow win over Woodbourne on Saturday has kept Central at the top of the Marlborough division one football standings.

Booker, Wearing pick up two bowls titles


The Strand combination of Brian Booker and Debbie Wearing enjoyed an outstanding weekend of indoor bowls.


Kiwi teams on fire video

Matt Proctor celebrates a try with Cory Jane and the reserves during the Hurricanes 50-17 thrashing of the Lions in ...

Power, panache, pragmatism and perseverance on display in perfect round for Kiwi teams.

Tasman Trophy rugby

Marist flanker Kasi Sami is tackled by Moutere midfielder Noah Waaka, left, and winger Junior Filipo at Trafalgar Park, ...

 Marlborough-based sides were totally dominated by Nelson opposition as the second round of NPD Tasman Trophy rugby crossover matches played out across the top of the south on Saturday.

MBC First XV open with gutsy win

Marlborough Boys' College midfielder Nigel Satherley proved a handful for the Christchurch Boys' High School defence ...

 The King Salmon Marlborough Boys' College First XV kicked off their University of Canterbury championship season in superb style on Saturday, beating Christchurch Boys' High School 22-18 in Christchurch.

Rollo: Makos fans should decide the logo's fate

Tasman Makos players Alex Nankivell, left, and Quinten Strange with the new logo.

OPINION: The Tasman Rugby Union should have consulted with the fans before changing the logo.

MBC First XV primed for another big season

Marlborough Boys' College First XV rugby skipper Ma'ara Ave is looking forward to a successful season as his team sets ...

 The King Salmon Marlborough Boy's College First XV rugby team face a long, demanding season, but their captain and coach are confident they are up for the challenge.

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