Shane Dobbin - First NZ Olympic Team selection for Sochi 2014

14 January 2014

The first New Zealand athlete has been selected to wear the rings and fern and represent New Zealand with pride come the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia this February.

Blizzard Conditions Impact Olympic Qualification Events

13 January 2014

Breckenridge, USA- (12 January 2014) – Blizzard conditions in Breckenridge Colorado led to the cancellation of the slopestyle finals at the FIS Freestyle World Cup in Breckenridge, one of the final

World Cup Halfpipe Results Keep Kiwis on Track for Sochi

10 January 2014

Breckenridge, USA- (9 January 2014) – Solid results achieved by New Zealand’s freeski halfpipe athletes in today’s International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle

Jossi Wells Through to Finals in Slopestyle World Cup

09 January 2014

Breckenridge, USA- (8 January 2014) – New Zealand freeskier Jossi Wells has pushed through his recovering heel injury to qualify for the Slopestyle Finals in the The Internat

Lyndon Sheehan Through to World Cup Halfpipe Finals

20 December 2013

Copper Mountain, Colorado - (19 December 2013) – New Zealand freeskier Lyndon Sheehan (Wanaka) is through to the final rounds at the International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup currently taking pl

Adams first to be awarded Lonsdale Cup for fourth time

20 December 2013

Olympic double gold medallist Valerie Adams has further her cemented her position in New Zealand sporting history taking the prestigious New Zealand Olympic Committee’s Lonsdale Cup for an unpreced

World Cup Silver for Rebecca Sinclair

17 December 2013

Ruka, Finland - (13 December 2013) – Wanaka snowboarder, Rebecca ‘Bex’ Sinclair has won the silver medal in the second halfpipe contest of the FIS Snowboard World Cup season which was staged in Ruk

Eustace achieves career best World Cup result sliding to 4th in Lake Placid.

17 December 2013

Skeleton Racer Katharine Eustace of Wanaka, slid to a career best result finishing 4th in the Lake Placid World Cup race at the home of the 1932 and 1980 Olympics on Mt Van Hoevenberg in New York S

Final qualification underway for Olympic Winter athletes

28 November 2013

New Zealand’s Olympic winter athletes are heading into the final qualification phase for the Sochi 2014 Games as the countdown to the opening ceremony approaches 90 days. 

Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton arrives in Auckland

27 November 2013

The Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton has arrived in New Zealand ahead of a four day tour celebrating the spirit of the Commonwealth Games.  

Kiwi-Designed Amphibious Transport for Queen's Baton

25 November 2013

The Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton touches down in Auckland this Wednesday and its first official engagement will be a tour of Auckland Harbour on a New Zealand-designed Sealegs amphibious power

Top Freeski and Snowboard athletes depart

22 November 2013

With less than three months to go until the XXII Olympic Winter Games, New Zealand’s top freeski and snowboard athletes are once again preparing for winter.