Tall Blacks loss dents Olympic hopes

04 July 2012

The Tall Blacks have suffered a setback in their bid for late inclusion in the New Zealand Olympic team, falling 62-84 to Macedonia in their opening pool game of a qualifying tournament in Venezuel

Olympic Equestrian Eventing Team Named

03 July 2012

Mark Todd and Andrew Nicholson have today created another landmark in New Zealand’s rich sporting history when they were named as part of a five-strong equestrian eventing team to compete at the 20

June has been an eventful month

03 July 2012

June was an eventful month for us all. With Badminton being cancelled, Clifton Lush was then targeted at Bramham.

Lee Valley

03 July 2012

It's been a rather tiring week of training at the Lee Valley Olympic Course.

Olympians take off with Jetstar

02 July 2012

Jetstar has been announced today as the newest New Zealand Olympic Committee partner, providing travel support for the New Zealand Olympic Team as they share their success with Kiwis in a special h

NZ flag presented to young Olympic envoy

02 July 2012

Tayla Young, 13, has been presented with the New Zealand team flag to carry to the Olympic Games in London.

Heading to London

02 July 2012

Tonight I head back to London for the final countdown to the games. I am going to be based in Weymouth as I am coaching in the women’s RSX fleet during the games.


02 July 2012

I am currently based in Valencia where the NZ bike sprint team is training, getting some treatment from their therapist.

Leaving Bavaria for France

02 July 2012

I can't believe I've been in Bavaria for three months. The first month went very slowly, as it was all so strange and I was very homesick and unwell after the flight.

Women’s Olympic Football Squad Named

29 June 2012

The New Zealand Olympic Committee has named an experienced 18 player squad for the London Olympic Games, including 11 veterans of the 2008 Beijing campaign.

Giant rings mark one month to go

29 June 2012

A giant set of Olympic rings has been unveiled this week at what is arguably London’s most iconic landmark – the London Tower Bridge.

Tall Blacks rookie continues to impress

29 June 2012

Teenager Tai Webster couldn’t have timed his meteoric rise to the Tall Blacks any better, emerging as their leading scorer for the second time in two days as they lost 69-99 to Greece at San Carlos