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Trampolining hits new heights

TE Anau showcased the Southland Trampolining and Tumbling Championships at the Fiordland Events Centre earlier this month. Hosted by the Te Anau Flite Trampolining Club, 58 trampoliners came from Invercargill, Gore, Te Anau, Dunedin and...

Past traumatic injuries won’t defeat athlete

EXACTLY 20 years after an accident which crushed his right foot and prompted doctors to say he would never be able to run or cycle again, Invercargill-based endurance athlete Travis Kane will take on...

Northern Southlalnd Cycle and Celebrate ride

THE Northern Southlalnd Cycle and Celebrate 15km ride on the Around the Mountains Trail from Five Rivers to Lumsden was held last Saturday, November 11. Organised by the Northern Southland Community Resource Centre Charitable Trust,...

Rowing challenge taken on

NINETEEN rowing teams took part in the 2017 Stabicraft Corporate Eights Rowing Challenge at the Waihopai Rowing Club on the Oreti River last Saturday. A crowd of about 300 people showed up to support the...

Athletics Otago Track and Field meeting

SOUTHLAND based junior athletes competed at the Athletics Otago Track and Field meeting held at the Caledonian Ground, Dunedin, on Saturday. Ruby Dempster (15), of Athletics Invercargill finished second in a junior women's triple jump with...

Jack’s marathon effort

INVERCARGILL man Jack Lovett-Hurst (20) has conquered the New York City Marathon, a feat which challenges the fittest of souls. But Lovett-Hurst's achievement is made even more impressive by the fact he has muscular dystrophy...

Karters race in Nelson

SOUTHLAND kart racers had mixed fortunes at the 2017 South Island kart championships in Nelson. The championships began with a practice day, followed by eight classes of racing – four junior and four senior classes...

Development players shared bowling tips

The Bowls New Zealand development players were in the city for the 40th Bowls Southland Invercargill Licensing Trust Charity Pairs tournament, which was held over the weekend. As part of the celebrations, the development players...

Making mud run fun

MUD, glorious mud. The inaugural The Hits Mud Mania will take participants through a course of mud crawls, mud climbs and obstacles. Event co-organiser Dee McKenzie said the 5km course at Waimahaka had been designed for...

Disc golf set to open this month

FORMER New Zealand junior disc golf champion Martin Conway is excited the Invercargill disc golf course in Queens Park has come to fruition. The 18-hole course, which begins at the park's Herbert St entrance and...
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