Rarangi Surf Lifesaving Club's under-19 women's team faced some tough competition at last weekend's 2014 New Zealand surf lifesaving championships at Ohope Beach, Whakatane - a three-metre swell included.
Queen Charlotte College rower Caitlin Harvey picked up a silver medal at the weekend
Hamish Morrow and Lily O'Fagan will defend their title when the Fairweathers Marlborough senior residential mixed doubles championships are held at the Rapaura Tennis club on Sunday.
Marlborough's junior softballers have their moment in the sun tomorrow when the finals are staged at A and P Park.
To say tomorrow's final round matches in the Marlborough senior cricket 50-over competition at Horton Park in Blenheim count for nothing is not quite correct.
Marlborough's club cyclists face a torrid conclusion to their Bikefit Fairweathers Summer Series racing with tomorrow's event scheduled to finish atop the White's Bay hill.
"It's more than just a race, it's a real life experience."
ATHLETICS - The Marlborough ExpressLucy Sheat was the individual star of the Tasman secondary schools athletics championships at Nelson's Saxton Field on Wednesday
Softballer Jontae Macdonald leaves New Zealand on Monday, destined for the biggest sporting experience of his young life.
Carl Connor-McClean doesn't mince words when he is asked how much he's enjoyed the lofty flight of the Nelson Marlborough Falcons football team this year.
The Tasman Makos franchise - who won their first cup trophy last season - are backing the Falcons to make more history at Trafalgar Park.
Marlborough's top netballers will make an early start to their season on home ground when they take part in the the Super Club competition, a new incentive from Netball Mainland.
Picton netballers Gemma Hika and Huria McLaren-Davies have joined the NZ Sports Academy in Rotorua and are enjoying the top-class tuition of former Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic coach Noeline Taurua.
A six-year-old girl was taken to hospital after she fell off a horse in Springlands, Blenheim about 5pm on Tuesday.
Dave Kelway on Khamsin took a narrow victory in division one when race eight of the Waikawa Boating Club's Furneaux Lodge Twilight Series was held on Tuesday night.
There are just over two weeks left to get your entries in for the Marlborough Indoor Bowls Association's SBS Bank Have a Go fours tournament.
Craig Harper has always fancied a challenge.
A new course, centred on the Awatere Valley Rd, got the thumbs up from cyclists in the Bikefit Fairweathers Summer Series on Saturday.
All-round efforts from Alex Kennedy and Cameron Alexander led Wairau to a 75-run victory over Celtic in Marlborough third grade cricket competition at Oliver Park in Blenheim on Saturday.
With just two rounds remaining in the season, the Thump Sports Marlborough primary school tennis competition is drawing to an exciting conclusion.
WAYNE MARTIN - © Fairfax NZ NewsThe Tasman Makos are shaping up for a big season, with 21 of their 2013 championship-winning squad already confirmed for this year.
New Zealand's leading adventure racers, Team Seagate, have made it three consecutive victories at the Godzone event.
Fico Finance Nelson Giants are playing the Canterbury Rams in Blenheim on Saturday, March 29.
'We were on the money on the Saturday but then faded a bit on the Sunday. We were off the pace a little bit.'
There was good news for Marlborough rugby fans when the 2014 ITM Cup season draw was released yesterday
A mistake by Team Absolute Wilderness saw them forced to backtrack at a crucial time during the GodZone adventure race in Marlborough yesterday.
Marlborough Boys' College Senior Blue withstood a second set fightback from Treefellas to collect a 2-1 win
Team Absolute Wilderness are locked in a battle for second as the GodZone race heads into its fourth day.
Pam Stevens, Sandra Bunt and Maurice Symes were the main beneficiaries of a busy week of bowls, claiming two titles apiece
Graham Thomas and Scott Woolley have 18 Marlborough senior residential doubles titles between them
The Marlborough Boys' College contingent showed they will be a force to be reckoned with at the Maadi Cup regatta
Marlborough captain Tom Sutherland took the last Nelson wicket with the scores tied to force an exciting draw
Renwick retained second spot on the ladder following a resounding 139-run win over Wairau on Saturday
Biddy Kates Celtic all-rounder Jerrym Lamb and Wairau's Vaughan Harris picked up maximum points in the Marlborough Express Cricketer of the Year competition
Nelson-Marlborough Falcons coach Davor Tavich isn't about to panic, despite his side's second consecutive loss leading into Saturday's ASB Youth League grand final.
There is something about Jerrym Lamb and Nelson's Saxton Oval.
Kurt Schollum was named Marlborough Softball Association (MSA) softballer of the year on Saturday, immediately after showing the crowd at A&P Park just why he deserves such an accolade.
Biddy Kates Celtic will get the chance to defend the Marlborough senior cricket 50-over competition title on Saturday
Absolute Wilderness are proving one of the surprise packages of the GodZone race which began in Kaikoura on Saturday.
Skier Sam Smoothy has earned his second podium spot on the 2014 Freeride World Tour, taking out third place at the Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort.
The build-up of Marlborough college rowers towards the prestigious Maadi Cup regatta later this month begins in earnest tomorrow
Team Checkpoint Zero are preparing for the start of the third GodZone adventure race tomorrow morning.
Joseph Sullivan's plans to win a second gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games have been shattered.
ROWING PETER JONES - The Marlborough ExpressMembers of the Marlborough rowing fraternity were left scratching their heads yesterday after the naming of the New Zealand rowing team for the forthcoming season.
Cook Island junior rugby players will run on to the fields this season wearing jerseys donated by the Harlequins Rugby Club in Blenheim.
Thirteen-time men's winner Graham Thomas and Scott Woolley return as defending champions on Sunday
Marlborough axemen dominated the woodchopping events held at the annual Rai Valley A&P Show on Saturday.
Nelson-Marlborough Falcons coach Davor Tavich has made seven changes to his starting lineup, with regular captain Coey Turipa coming off the bench for Sunday's final round ASB Youth League football clash with Canterbury United in Christchurch.
For the third time in four years, top flight basketball comes to Marlborough as the Fico Finance Nelson Giants prepare for a pre-season NBL match in Blenheim at the end of this month.
Marlborough swimmer Sara Gane will take on Australia's best young talent across the ditch next month.