Sports

Otatara Bowling Club opening day

Otatara Bowling Club's first committee meeting of the season was held last Thursday. Otatara Bowling Club member John Haslam said the Otatara Bowling Club had one of the best bowling lawns in Southland. Otatara Bowling Club...

Chess competition on this weekend

CHESS players of all ages are invited to take part in the Invercargill Spring Rapid Chess Tournament to be held at ILT Stadium Southland on Saturday, September 23. Invercargill Chess Club co-founders and tournament organisers...

City nets men’s champs

Southland netball fans will experience a new dynamic to the game when the New Zealand Men's Netball Championships are staged in Invercargill this week. Hosted by Southland Men's Netball at ILT Stadium Southland, the 33rd...

Silver Ferns met young fans

The Silver Ferns squad members signed autographs and met young fans as part of the Meet Your Heroes event at the SIT Zero Fees Velodrome on Saturday morning ahead of the Quad Series game...

Beautiful backdrop for road race

FIORDLAND Athletics Club captain and Masters athlete Dwight Grieve claimed the Southland senior men's 10km road championship title. Raced in Te Anau last month, Grieve won in a time of 34min 04sec. Jade Lilo, of Te...

Southland Basketball partnership with Healthy Families

A Southland sporting organisation has taken the healthy approach to rewarding its budding young players. Southland Basketball, in partnership with Healthy Families Invercargill and Splash Palace, has adopted new Player of the Day prizes for...

Record lift a sign of strength

POWERLIFTER Andy Meek, of Invercargill, has set a New Zealand powerlifting record and unofficially beaten an Oceania record. Meek won gold in his class (under 66kg bodyweight) at the Masters 2 Games held at the...

Medals for Southland Archery

Archery New Zealand Indoor Nationals were held in Palmerston North on August 19-20. Southland Archery Club members Rudi van Schalkwyk and Adam Kaluzny won the medals at the tournament. Kaluzny won a gold medal in the...

South Island RSA Snooker Champs

The 39th annual South Island RSA snooker pairs championships was held at the Invercargill Workingmen's Club (IWMC) last weekend. IWMC snooker section chairman Lloyd Miller said 42 teams from throughout the South Island took part. "I'm...

Rams and Eels draw

THE Southland Rams battled to a 24-all draw in their South Island Rugby League championship game against the Aoraki Eels on Saturday. Played on the Southland District Rugby League ground on Elles Rd, it took...
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