Marlborough's John Derry, and navigator Brent Hefford, are the 2016 New Zealand Jet Boat Marathon champions.
Kiwi Hayden Paddon is hoping his sixth time at Wales Rally GB could produce a podium finish.
Four Tasman Makos have been named in the New Zealand Maori team.
One man who has followed the Tasman Makos' march to the 2016 Mitre 10 Cup final closer than most is the side's longest-serving coach, Kieran Keane.
Tasman and Canterbury will square off in the latest edition of their intense rivalry in Saturday's premiership rugby final.
Rosemary Finch is the lawn bowls nominee for the 2016 Marlborough Sports Awards.
Alex Ridsdale had the honour of scoring Tasman United's first goal in their 2-2 draw with Canterbury United.
Papanui has won their second Nelson Open softball tournament title after a tense tiebreaker finish at Saxton Field.
The Marlborough Endurance and Trail Riding club had good entries at their second CTR for the season, held at Para, Koromiko, on Sunday.
Talented league prospect has been snapped up by Aussie NRL club after just three games.
The Tasman Makos have beaten Taranaki to qualify for this year's premiership rugby final.
It's been building all season.
Errors cost South Canterbury big time against an abrasive Buller outfit in Meads Cup semi.
There is a rising tide of excitement in the Tasman Makos camp as they prepare for their biggest test of their season.
Kieron Fonotia is fully aware that Sunday's clash with Taranaki could be his last in the Tasman No 13 jersey.