Around 600 young players braved the wet conditions to produce some tight finishes in the finals of Saturday's 20th annual McDonalds Mikes Sevens tournament at Greenmeadows.
The Tasman under-19 rugby team beat their Wellington counterparts 41-33 while Tasman under-18 accounted for Tasman Maori 52-7 to cap a satisfying afternoon's work for both sides in Blenheim on Saturday.
The Tasman Titans will have to wait for their shot at Canterbury after the team was left stranded at Nelson Airport on Saturday morning.
The Car Company Tasman Griffins' up-tempo approach proved too much for Canterbury Maori as the Griffins secured a comfortable 43-20 South Island Championship rugby win in Christchurch on Saturday.
Nelson Suburbs have become the first Mainland Premier League club to reach the 500 points milestone.
Motueka High School students let down by NBA star Steven Adams who failed to show for a visit.
Nelson College will carry the hopes of the region at the New Zealand secondary schools football championship this week.
Nelson's summer of cricket just got twice as sweet.
Louise Stevenson and Rachel McLaren have clearly earned the respect of the local competitive shooting community.
Tasman has signed former Hurricanes coach and ex-All Black Mark Hammett as its new assistant coach.
Two significant milestone await AMI Nelson Suburbs if they can close out the season in the Wright way.
Oklahoma City Thunder centre Steven Adams has revealed that Tall Blacks captain Mika Vukona is one of his favourite players.
The Tasman Titans will run out against Canterbury searching for a performance stricken leader Phill Asi would be proud of.
Jacks and Richmond will enter the Premier 1 netball playoffs as top qualifiers.
The Tasman Makos have continued their impressive start to the national provincial championship rugby season after securing a decisive 41-14 win over Manawatu at Blenheim's Lansdowne Park on Thursday.
The Tasman Makos used an 11 minute second half scoring spurt to bank another five NPC points.
Nick Willis and Julian Matthews both through to 1500m semis at world championships in Beijing.
Nelson Suburbs president Graeme Duncan said his club should not be blamed for Marlborough Development's removal from the Tasman Trophy.
Two pre-season rugby romps have been resigned to the scrap heap as the Car Company Tasman Griffins contemplate a much tougher opening South Island Championship assignment against Canterbury Maori in Christchurch on Saturday.
Long walk to be with family in Golden Bay.
I've had endurance races on my mind.
Julian Matthews will line up against the best runners in the world in Beijing this afternoon in a heat that will include the top 1500m man on the planet.
Nelson Suburbs used a more traditional method to book their place in the Prices Charity Cup - they won a match.
Kartsport Nelson club-mates Brendon Gridley and Kevin Barker have completed a notable double after dominating their class at last weekend's Southern Series Championship.
Robbie Malneek moves a step closer to becoming the first player to play 100 games for the Tasman Makos.
Stoke woman Vicki Reid has just returned from the Netball World Championship in Sydney where she operated as a statistician.
Marlborough’s flagship football side may have had their season cut short, going from the high of a quarter final win to the low of being tossed out of the Tasman Trophy competition three days later.
All will be revealed in the final round of the Premier 1 netball competition.
The qualifying quest for the New Zealand secondary schools netball championship begins in Timaru on Monday.