International sports may be thin on the ground during these Covid-interrupted times, but Waiheke will host a professional tournament this weekend featuring a world’s worth of international sporting talent. Long the simple summer sport of Waiheke beach-bums and families, a...
She’s on dry land for now, but the newly restored Kate is set for a full month of sailing through January culminating with her first overnighter to Mahurangi Regatta. The tail-end of 2020 has seen some true Waiheke grit and...
After what was a terribly interrupted and abbreviated 2020 campaign for almost all Waiheke’s football teams, the start of 2021 promises to kick off in style. Onetangi Sports Park will host around 60 teams from throughout the region, all vying...
Last Saturday the Mustangs Stallions Under 15 team set out on their journey to Howick on the 7am Sealink ferry.  They were the only team from Mustangs club to have two games in very windy Howick, and, being their...
The Lonely Huckatoos continue to rocket up the Waiheke social touch tournament rankings. Three wins on the trot have seen these social outsiders spreading fear throughout the island with their speed, agility and good looks.  On a sunny and breezy...
It was a busy weekend for the Jiu Jitsu community with one Tukaha Waiheke adult representative competing in the NZ Grappler South Island Championship in Christchurch, and 14 Tukaha Waiheke entrants in the in-house tournament held at the Tukaha...
Waiheke Sailor Mike Delamore has returned from his epic one-month solo circumnavigation of New Zealand, raising awareness and more than $7000 for the Kate along the way. Pulling into Matiatia last Wednesday under bare poles and with no diesel left in...
A working bee at Waiheke Waka Ama Club on the weekend saw all hands on deck to give the waka Hinemoana a spruce up in anticipation of the season ahead. Taking place on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 October,...
Waiheke sailing star Serena Woodall will continue to train hard, despite news the Youth America’s Cup has been cancelled. The 18-year-old is the youngest of the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron’s Youth America’s Cup squad of six male and six...
The Waiheke Rams Premier Two team’s resounding 34-6 victory over the Pt Chevalier Pirates puts them in the driver’s seat to take out the 2020 season. The epic top-of-the-table clash saw the sidelines packed with supporters from both sides, who...