Once the sun finally came out, CD made the most of it.
Marlborough rowers reached two A finals during the fourth day of action at the national secondary school champs at Lake Karapiro on Thursday.
Marlborough Girls' College sprinter Lucy Sheat added an Australian title to her ever-growing collection at Sydney Olympic Park on Wednesday.
Teams from three Marlborough colleges will show their skills in home waters over the next three days.
Sailors and organisers are hailing the inaugural Lidgard Sails Shorthanded Tarakohe Race as a success.
The absence of a Mariners side this season has resulted in a flow-down effect to the province's senior football clubs.
Marlborough college crews made their way into an A final and three semifinals at the national secondary schools rowing championships at Lake Karapiro on Wednesday.
Sam Spencer continued his recent hot form to take out the Marlborough Red Devils Cycling Club's third Taylor Pass Time Trial on Tuesday.
The Marlborough squash season begins in earnest this week.
Just as the first NPD Tasman Trophy points were decided when division one rugby kicked off in Marlborough on Saturday, the opening points in the Marlborough Express Club Rugby Player of the Year competition were also dished out.
Unforgiving and cold conditions didn't stop Kaikoura's Team Savitar from finishing the tough six-hour wilderness adventure race .
Weekly golf notes.
COLUMN: The top of the south club rugby season looks to be another cracker, writes Tasman Makos team manager Martyn Vercoe.
The first shots in the 18th annual Allan Scott Family Wines Marlborough Ladies Golf Classic tournament were fired at the Marlborough Golf Club on Monday.
Marlborough college rowers continue to fight above their weight at the Maadi Cup national secondary schools rowing regatta on Lake Karapiro.
Thirteen Tasman athletes will compete at the National Secondary Schools Triathlon Championships in Whanganui on Thursday and Friday, 12 of them from Marlborough.
Tasman referee Mike Lash is helping to turn the problem of concussion on its head.
Faingaanuku and Jordan will fly Tasman's flag at the Oceania Under-20 rugby tournament in Australia.
Weekly sports fixtures.
Marlborough college rowing crews picked up three heat wins when the annual Maadi Cup secondary school regatta began at Lake Karapiro on Monday.
Northern Rebel, skippered by Ash Davey, notched up their third win in the New Zealand King Salmon Summer Sailing Series to clinch overall division one honours on Tuesday.
Uso proved too strong for Fairweathers when the sixth round of Marlborough Volleyball's Fairweathers' Summer League was played at Marlborough Lines Stadium on Thursday.
Renwick and Wairau claimed the silverware and capped successful seasons when the final lower grade cricket titles were decided at Horton Park on Saturday.
Bryce Heem was banished after a dangerous tackle in England.
Mainland Tactix given ANZ Premiership wake-up call in opening match.
A young Marlborough rugby player was 'never arrested or charged' after allegations of rape in France.
The Marlborough men's team made the final eight at bowls' national centre tournament.
A win for Waitohi against premiers Central and a bonus point victory for Renwick made for a bright start in Marlborough rugby.
Tasman United push Coastal Spirit close in MWPL opener.
Former Black Cap serves up a reminder of his class as Central Stags score an upset win over Canterbury.