Wet weather didn’t stop 32 teams from throughout Auckland attending the Waiheke Touch Tournament on Saturday. Sponsored by Fullers, the Touch Rugby New Zealand event has come to Onetangi Sports Park for the past six years, with support from...
When it comes to physical exertion, youth is generally held to be an advantage. But a scan of this year’s Waiheke Wharf2Wharf category winners suggests grey (or in some cases very little) hair doesn’t always mean trailing in the...
The island’s Waka Ama Club is getting ready to compete in a national event next month. There is currently a race underway between the known date of the long distance event in Napier on Saturday 14 October and the...
The Waiheke Boating Club Shelly Beach dinghy sailing winter series blasted through last Sunday despite soggy conditions. Sunbursts, Lasers, Toppers and Optimists slogged it out in a decent northerly. Jojo Tana tried his luck in port-tacking the fleet on the...
Waiheke teenager Gareth Grace is on a mission to get Ostend skate park upgraded. He says the existing skateboarding area at Tawaipareira Reserve is too small for the crowds of teenagers and younger children who use it and the equipment...
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...
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...
Waiheke athletes featured prominently in the Auckland central primary schools cross country event last week, with five island runners achieving top-20 finishes. More than 40 runners from Waiheke Primary and Te Huruhi Primary made the trip to Grey Lynn Park. Full...

Waiheke High School students competed at the recent 2017 AIMS Games in Tauranga. The week long event is the largest of its kind with over 10,000 Year 7 and 8 athletes representing 275 schools from throughout New Zealand, Tonga...
Students of Waiheke High swapped their classrooms for Oneroa Beach, books for balls and uniforms for house colours and togs last Friday. From early morning, the beach was buzzing with people as the school held its annual Beach Sports day....