NZ Olympic Museum launches London Exhibition

22 May 2012

The stories of our very first Olympians and those of the last athletes to travel by ship to the Olympic Games are celebrated in an exciting museum exhibition opening in Wellington this week.

Olympic dream still alive for lightweight four

22 May 2012

New Zealand's lightweight four is still in the hunt for a place in London after taking one of the two vital top two finishing positions in the repechage to progress to the main A Final in the Last

Hanlen drops out in Mountain Bike World Cup

21 May 2012

A perilous course proved the undoing of much of the field including New Zealand’s Karen Hanlen in the fourth round of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in France today.

NZL Sailing Team's 2012 world championships conclude

21 May 2012

The NZL Sailing Team’s busy month at six Olympic class world championships have come to a close overnight as Sara Winther placed 34th in the Laser Radial.

Kiwi crews face uphill battle to qualify

21 May 2012

Both New Zealand crews aiming to qualify at this week's Last Chance Qualifying regatta in Lucerne face uphill battles after failing to impress in their first races.

ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup 1, Final Results

21 May 2012

The last day of the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup 1 dawned bright and sunny and provided yet another prevailing headwind for the athletes to paddle into.

Aleh and Powire finish fourth at 470 Worlds

20 May 2012

Jo Aleh and Olivia (Polly) Powrie have finished fourth at the 470 World Championships which ended overnight in Barcelona, Spain.

ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup 1, Day Two

20 May 2012

Day two was a good day for the Kiwi women all round at the 2012 ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup in Poland.

Olympian on podium in European road time trial

20 May 2012

Olympic cyclist Aaron Gate has finished third in the individual time trial on the fourth stage of the Fleche du Sud in Luxembourg today.

Calm Finn finish and 470's hold third

19 May 2012

A lack of wind on the final day of the Finn Gold Cup left the NZL Sailing Team’s Dan Slater ranked 16th at the end of the 2012 Finn World Championship in England.

ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup

19 May 2012

The first day of racing in the ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup in Poznan, Poland proved challenging for the kiwi team.

Princess Royal receives Olympic Flame at Athens Ceremony

18 May 2012

The last part of the Greek leg (all in all 3000km, an 8-day relay) of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay, the Olympic Flame was handed over to the London 2012 delegation.