Checkmate! Macleans Chess team national champs

The Macleans College chess team has been crowned National Chess Champions for the second year in a row. At the end of September the team...

Double heartbreak for Heimgartner at supercars

Dannemora’s Andre Heimgartner in the closing stages of the race. The 24-year old Melbourne-based Kiwi was sharing the #7 Plus Fitness Nissan Altima for Kelly...

Classy backs give All Blacks winning edge

Despite losing two of their last three games against Ireland, the brilliant All Black backs should pave the way to a Rugby World Cup...

Rapids Festival promises adventure

In an out-of-the-ordinary move, a group of talented tamariki are jumping into the water at Vector Wero Whitewater Park for an unprecedented aquatic adventure. The...

All Fit for a fun run?

After a successful launch last year, the Rotary Allfit Coastal Run in Beachlands, is all set for the next Fun Run on Sunday November...

Saint Kentigern College claims NZSS championship title

Saint Kentigern College's basketball boys premier team has won the New Zealand Secondary School's National Championships for the first time in the school's history. This...

COMMENT: Lienert-Brown deserves All Blacks starting berth

Probably ranked fourth in the midfield pecking order before injuries to Sonny Bill Williams and Jack Goodhue, Anton Lienert-Brown deserves a starting berth when...

Local dancer a shooting star

Former Howick College student Jessica Toatoa began her dancing career when she was eight years old. Now 21, she has compiled an impressive resume'...

Everybody was Kung Fu fighting

By Jim Birchall Students from a Howick dojo will be competing in the New Zealand National Kung-fu Wushu Championships next month. They will be competing in...

Champion Club looking to go one better in 2019/20 season.

By Jim Birchall Premier cricket gets underway in just under three weeks’ time with the Jeff Crowe Cup kicking things off. Looking to get their hands...


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