Having been given a huge kickstart by the junior paddlers at the beginning of the National Sprint Champs on Lake Karapiro, Waiheke Waka Ama Club finished the competition 18th of the 69 clubs taking part. Golds for the midget girls...
Waiheke Island has burst on to the National Waka Sprint Championships once again with an explosive start and plenty of medals on days one and two of the 2020 Sprint Nationals hosted in Lake Karapiro, Cambridge. A total of 14...

Who said softball was a summer sport?  The wind whistled through the diamonds in Howick for the Waiheke Mustangs’ games last Saturday.  Players were seen shivering while the scorers huddled under umbrellas protecting the all-important stats books from the...
Our young Waiheke Fun Ferns have been enjoying their first taste of competitive netball traveling off-island to Netball North Harbour every Wednesday for the past six weeks. We would like to congratulate these young Year 2 and Year 3 players...
Three bright young Waiheke Primary School students have come up with an enterprising way to link the hundreds of sportsmen and women on the island. The new online Waiheke Sports directory is the brainchild of 12-year-olds Samantha Simes, Giorgia Petronelli...
A fantastic start from the U12 girls’ team who won both their games - the first 15-12 against Metro Mount Albert and the second 15-12 against Mount Wellington. The girls did brilliantly in their first ever competitive softball games. Consistently...
While New Zealand waits for the sharp end and the silverware at the Rugby World Cup, Waiheke’s youngsters have been sharing out the spoils of another excellent season of rugby on the island. Last Thursday marked the club’s annual prize-giving...
Waiheke Sea Scouts and Venturers have put a call out for new recruits keen to learn how to sail and have fun at sea. Sailing, kayaking, rowing, swimming and beach sports will be the focus in term four when young...
A huge defensive effort saw the Fullers 360 Waiheke Rams Seniors make history as the club’s first open-weight champions after a tense and hard-fought 12-10 win over Point Chevalier Pirates. Buoyed by a season in which the Rams have lost...
A mid-season tournament last weekend was the perfect opportunity to gauge how the junior teams from years four, five and six are progressing through the season. The Waiheke All Stars year 4 team were full of enthusiasm for an early...