Tight win for bowlers

24 July 2014

For New Zealand lawn bowler Ali Forsyth, it was a case of cometh the hour, cometh the man when the Commonwealth Games began today.

Athletes Ready to March

24 July 2014

There is an air of excitement at New Zealand HQ tonight in Glasgow as more than two hundred team members prepare to march into Glasgow’s Celtic Park stadium to celebrate the Opening of the XX Commo

Brown returns - 8 years on

24 July 2014

Silver Ferns netball coach Waimarama Taumaunu struck a sentimental note at the New Zealand team’s pre-games media conference today.

Glasgow excitement builds

24 July 2014

By Joseph Romanos The Glasgow Commonwealth Games haven’t even begun yet and they’re already more enjoyable than the last time Scotland hosted the games – in Edinburgh in 1986.

Inspirational Adams Named Flagbearer

23 July 2014

Reigning Olympic, Commonwealth and World Champion Valerie Adams has been named flag bearer for the New Zealand Commonwealth Games Team to Glasgow 2014.At a ceremony in the stunning Kelvingrove Art

King ready for squash challenge

23 July 2014

New Zealand squash No 1 Joelle King has fond memories of the Commonwealth Games.

Flag Flies in Glasgow Village

21 July 2014

The New Zealand team was officially welcomed to the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow tonight.


17 July 2014

The Boxing Team for Glasgow 2014 has been finalised! Alexis Pritchard and Leroy Hindley tell us what it's like to be selected to represent New Zealand.

Patti Grogan Withdraws

16 July 2014

New Zealand judoka Patti Grogan has been forced to withdraw from the team for the Commonwealth Games starting next week.

Kiwis Sending Handwritten Messages

16 July 2014

New Zealanders will have the opportunity to send handwritten messages of support to their favourite athletes as part of Countdown’s sponsorship of the New Zealand Commonwealth Ga

First Teams Arrive in Glasgow

15 July 2014

The Glasgow Commonwealth Games village is open for business and the very first New Zealand athletes have arrived.

KIWIS IN GLASGOW 2014: Jo Powell

13 July 2014

Name:  Joanne Powell