Olympic Games Underway

07 February 2014

Sochi, Russia- (6 February 2014) – The opening competition of the XXII Olympic Winter Games took place in Sochi today (1400h Sochi, 2300h NZT) with the new Olympic event of snowboard slopestyle the

Shane Dobbin: Speed Skater Named Flag Bearer

05 February 2014

Sochi, Russia - (4 February 2014) –  The New Zealand Olympic Committee has named long track speed skater and Vancouver Olympian Shane Dobbin flag bearer for the

Challenging Course for Slopestyle Kiwis

04 February 2014

New Zealand’s Olympic slopestyle athletes hit the course for the first time today in Sochi and say the big and challenging features could provide an advantage.

Athletes Arrive in Sochi

03 February 2014

The bulk of the New Zealand Olympic Team has arrived in Sochi, Russia today ahead of the first round of competition this week.

Wells brothers well prepared after X Games

27 January 2014

Following an intense three days of competition at one of the biggest winter sporting events in the world, Bruce Wells says his sons Jossi, Byron and Beau-James are well prepared f

New Sports Dominate NZ Olympic Winter Team

24 January 2014

Fifteen athletes have been named to the New Zealand Olympic Winter Team in snowboard, freeski, alpine skiing, ice speed skating and skeleton.&n

Media Release: Chef de Mission Pete Wardell Arrives in Sochi

23 January 2014

Chef de Mission of the New Zealand Olympic Team Pete Wardell has arrived in Sochi, Russia to prepare for the arrival of athletes and ensure they have everything they need to take on the best

Wells Brothers Head to X Games

22 January 2014

With just two weeks remaining until the opening ceremony of the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, New Zealand’s freeskiing brothers Jossi, Byron and Beau-James Wells will compete at the prestigi

NZOC Prepares to Select Winter Team

22 January 2014

Fewer than two days remain until the New Zealand Olympic Committee names the team to compete at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

Rebecca Sinclair rises through the ranks

20 January 2014

While New Zealand’s Christy Prior and Jossi Wells came home with gold medals from their final World Cup events ahead of Sochi 2014, Vancouver Olympian Rebecca Sinclair also threw down a top perform

Strong results for NZ Olympic hopefuls

20 January 2014

New Zealand’s winter Olympic hopefuls have posted strong results at the final qualifying events ahead of the Sochi Games which commence on 7 February.

Christy Prior Wins Second World Cup Gold for NZ

20 January 2014

New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior has won the gold medal at the last qualifying event ahead of the Sochi Olympic Winter Games kicking off in fewer than two w