The annual Madame Rouge Cross Country run was held in the Onetangi ‘Valley of Vines’ last Sunday, raising funds for the Waiheke High School Scholastic Trust. Usually held on the first Saturday of the year, the run was delayed a...
Waiheke Dirt Track Club’s first event for 2018 was a Saturday twilight meeting featuring a demolition derby and emergency services race, bringing a great crowd. We started the day with two rounds of racing. Then we had our police, fireman...

Fullers Waiheke Senior Men are the 2016 Conference champions after a determined 3 - 1 home victory over second placed Glen Eden last Saturday. This win caps an amazing year for the Senior Men, and means Waiheke United are...
If you ask any surfer on the island about the local surf they’ll say it’s pretty rare. But recent weather has brought in some decent sets of about one and a half to two metre high waves. Someone who got out...
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...
With the Auld Mug held high, rain poured down round helmsman and Olympic gold medalist Peter Burling, skipper Glenn Ashby and Team New Zealand’s chief executive Grant Dalton during last week’s ticker-tape Auckland street parade to celebrate the return...
Waiheke United Football Club celebrated a terrific season with its junior prizegiving at Waiheke High School. The island’s biggest sporting club fielded teams across all age grades except 15th this year. Many players are graduates of the club’s ‘Fun...
They are an unlikely but formidable combination: Waiheke rider Georgia Bouzaid and her Kaimanawa pony Bill are turning heads on the pony grand prix showjumping circuit. Up against experienced riders and pedigreed ponies, 14-year-old Georgia and her once-feral mount first...
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...
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...