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Can Lochte dance back to glory?

Ryan Lochte is looking to overhaul his tarnished image.

Disgraced US swimmer Ryan Lochte signs up for 'Dancing with the Stars' after fake 'Rio' robbery scandal.

Kaepernick's decision scrutinised

Colin Kaepernick's decision to not stand for the US anthem in protest of oppression of minorities has brought race ...

Colin Kaepernick's name comes up as his anthem protest reaches far beyond the NFL.

Gold for Kiwi double scullers at junior worlds

Jack Lopas, left, and Lenny Jenkins celebrate winning gold in the double sculls at the world junior rowing champs.

Gold for Jack Lopas at world junior rowing champs.

Six personal best swims

29082016 sport photo: BW Media. Wellington's Capital Swim Club swimmer Lewis Clareburt who beat his three personal best ...

A Wellington swimmer might be the next hope for international glory after he broke his personal bests six times at one swimming meet.

NZ para-cyclists riding to Rio video

New Zealand's para-cycling team (Byron Raubenheimer far left), minus Fraser Sharp who earned a late call-up on Tuesday.

Byron Raubenheimer and tandem pair, Emma Foy and Laura Thompson, would never have believed making the Paralympics was possible a few years back.

Back to school for Eliza video

Olympic bronze medalist Eliza McCartney pays a visit to her old school Belmont Intermediate in Takapuna.

Kiwi Olympic hero goes back where it all began to relive her Rio experience.

Bog snorkelling champs in pictures gallery

A mermaid emerges from the bog.

The quirky sport was rumoured to be a way to attract tourists to a small Welsh town.

Team Parker like British fight

England's David Price has plenty of appeal as an opponent for Joseph Parker's British debut.

England's David Price in November "a great lead-in" to world title fight with Anthony Joshua.

Two more athletes off to Rio

Scott Martlew will compete in the Para-Canoe for New Zealand at the Rio Games.

Russia's suspension from Paralympics opens the door for Kiwi pair.

Parker's brother to make debut

It's a family affair with brothers John and Joseph and their father Dempsey Parker in the boxing ring.

Celebrated amateur John Parker steps up on the undercard with brother Joe the main event and offering "100 per cent support".

Sports Quiz - August 30

All Blacks Aaron Smith, Beauden Barrett, Anton Lienert-Brown and Malakai Fekitoa celebrate a try.

Sports Quiz - August 30

49er's anthem protest

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.

Colin Kaepernick won't stand for the US national anthem until America improves race relations.

Watch: Cliff diving is terrifying video

Artem Silchenko scores his first cliff diving trophy since 2014 with a last dive victory in Italy.

It takes a certain kind of person to be comfortable plummeting massive distances into water.

Price wants a piece of Parker

Former British and Commonwealth heavyweight champion isn't backing away from suggestions he fights Joseph Parker.

Momentum building to have NZ boxer appear on world title undercard, and set scene for fight with Joshua.

Walsh backs up in Poland

Tom Walsh has hit a rich vein of form following his bronze medal at the Rio Olympics.

Kiwi shot put ace makes it two victories in two days with another win at a major meet in Europe.

Sharpshooter targets Rio glory video

Jason Eales stares down the barrel in practice.

Jason Eales is still recovering from an accident that hospitalised him for five months in 1994. Now he's preparing for the Paralympics.

Willis confirms Tokyo Olympic bid

New Zealand's Nick Willis will press on to Tokyo in 2020 after winning his second Olympic medal in Rio.

After winning a second Olympic medal in Rio, Nick Willis is gunning for three in Tokyo.

Para-sailors aim to surprise video

Chris Sharp will compete in his first ever Paralympic Games at the age of 58.

NZ's oldest Paralympian this year is Chris Sharp, who joins a three-man crew six years after a motorbike accident left him in a wheelchair.

Last pitch at historic ballpark

The Bakersfield Blaze celebrate a win against the Stockton Ports at the Sam Lynn Ballpark on August 2 in Bakersfield, ...

Take me out the ballpark ... one last time.

Walsh sets NZ record

Tom Walsh backed up his Olympic Games bronze with a Diamond League win in Paris.

After finishing third at Rio, Tom Walsh flourished in Paris with a record throw.

Bennett in Vuelta top-20

George Bennett is 20th in the Tour of Spain after stage eight.

George Bennett was unhappy with his ride despite sitting inside the top-20 in the Tour of Spain.

Kaepernick sits to make a stand

Colin Kaepernick said he was not worried about fallout from his protest.

``I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color," Kaepernick said.

Kiwi surfer continues strong form

Ella Williams has been in great form in France this month.

A lack of waves hurt the Kiwi in her quest for victory.

McBride defends world title

Zoe McBride after defending her world championship title in Rotterdam.

The lightweight sculler wasn't selected for the Olympics, but is now a two-time world champ.

Pole vault popularity explodes video

Eliza McCartney soared and smiled at the Rio Olympics on her way to a memorable bronze medal in pole vault.

Pole vault becoming a hot ticket after Kiwi Eliza McCartney's Olympic success.

Stampede defend Birgel Cup title

Southern Stampede celebrate going back-to-back in the Birgel Cup.

 Southern Stampede go back-to-back.

Hi tech behind our athletes

Paralympic swimmer Cameron Leslie has just been fitted with new state of the art prosthetic legs in the lead-up to the ...

Advances in artificial limb technology will boost some of our 29 Paralympians' medal chances at Rio in September.

More medals for NZ rowers

Jackie Kiddle teamed up with Lucy Jonas to win silver for New Zealand in the lightweight women's double at the under-23 ...

Two Kiwi crews claim silver on second day of finals at under-23 world champs in the Netherlands.

Murray apologises to selector

Eric Murray and Hamish Bond won their second consecutive Olympic gold medal in the men's pair at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Rowing administrator wasn't at a controversial meeting that angered Eric Murray and wife Jackie.

'Personal attack' from Cycling NZ

Dylan Kennett was the victim of a personal attack from Cycling NZ's high performance director, according to his dad.

Father of Kiwi Dylan Kennett says Kiwi omnium rider was appallingly treated at Rio Olympics.

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