Te Huruhi students in years three to six jumped, sprinted and got energised at the school’s annual senior athletics morning. As the children rotated around in their age groups, they had the choice of fun or competition; high jump or...
Last Sunday’s event was the last points meeting for the year. There was a small field and a late start due to the weather. Conditions were a bit slippery and it was a crazy day. Only two classes raced,...
Two young Waiheke sailors, Serena Woodall and Jemma Walden, have been accepted into the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron youth training programme for 2017. The course, which has been run by RNZYS each year since 1987, provides intensive keel-boat sail...
Kiwi sailor Conrad Colman is closing in on the finish line in the Bay of Biscay, France, after a hair-raising solo around-the-world campaign. Conrad, who has a strong Waiheke connection, is in good spirits but still facing gale force weather...
Teams from the island’s two primary schools ended up facing each other in a nail-biting match at the Inner City Primary Interschool netball competition last week, with Waiheke Primary taking out the honours. Three teams, two from Te Huruhi and...
Waiheke Sharks started out strongly at their home game against Grammar Black, with five fantastic tries. Hugo Hooper drove his way through to score two of them.  Archer Roberts, Freddie Fazzari and Monte Hooper also ran in well-deserved tries, slicing...
There was a late start to racing on Saturday with not many cars but a great crowd for a hot afternoon. Nine cars in total showed up, four of them in Super A.  Taz Corinaldi in car 71 got a...
The sun shone down on the 808 women, men and children who participated in one of the many races this past Saturday, as the 26th annual Wharf2Wharf took place. The races ranged from five to 25 kilometres with the...

Rams on track to spot in final The Fullers Waiheke Rams Seniors took on the Manurewa Marlins at home in the last round-robin game for the season. The stakes were high, with the winner of the game finishing second on...
Pragmatism propels resurgent Rams - They didn’t win the final of the Premier 2 grade last Saturday against the Manukau Magpies at Mount Smart Stadium 2, finishing 20-26 behind, but arguably the Rams’ achievements this season rank right up there...