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Karters head to Hawke’s Bay to help kick off 'next 50 years' in style

Karters from all over New Zealand will be in Hawke’s Bay this weekend, helping the local KartSport club kick off the ‘next 50 years’ of compet...

Hawke’s Bay to host International Special Needs Taekwon-Do Games

The Pettigrew Green Arena in Taradale will host an inspiring event in October – the International Special Needs Taekwon-Do Games. New Zealand’s tea...

Win tickets to Steven Adams' Hawke’s Bay basketball camp

NBA superstar and national legend Steven Adams is running a community basketball camp in Hawke’s Bay next week. For details about the camp read our earli...

Flaxmere pulling the gloves on

It will be a huge day for Flaxmere on Saturday, hosting the Hawke’s Bay Boxing Championships at the Flaxmere Community Centre. There are 91 boxers lined...

The Tough Guy & Gal Challenge – showing what toughness really is

We’ve just passed mid-winter – trees are leafless, sandy beaches are empty. It also means almost 2000 people have just run through pools of mud, sm...

Parade to mark Napier scooter rider’s success at world champs

Napier is holding a parade tomorrow to honour local scooter sensation Alexandra Madsen. The 21-year-old finished second in the women’s pro scooter class...

Taylor Hawks put on a show in last home game of season

Yesterday the Taylor Hawks played the Canterbury Rams in their last home game of the season, winning the game 77-71. However, reading the score line alone does...

Young Bay racer Ronan Murphy top at Elite MotorSport Academy camp

Young Hawke’s Bay motor racing competitor Ronan Murphy has topped the points-table following a week-long camp with MotorSport New Zealand’s Elite Mo...

National Aquabike Aquathon Champs coming to Hawke’s Bay

Triathlon Hawke’s Bay has won a bid to host two national championship races in the region next year. The Suzuki Aquabike and Aquathlon National Champions...

Central Hawke’s Bay to host 2020 Road Cycling Championships

Cycling New Zealand has announced Central Hawke’s Bay as the host location for the 2020 Vantage Window and Doors Age Group Road Cycling Championships even...

Ironman: My road to Kona

Based in Clive, Tony Weber is a regular contributor to the Hawke's Bay App, particularly as a sports writer. Ironman – while it may have consumed me in...

Funding support for Flaxmere Boxing Academy

Inspirational photos and stories line the walls of the Flaxmere Boxing Academy, built up over the eight years the initiative has encouraged young people to be &...

Former Bay racer secures major international drives

Former Hawke’s Bay motor racer Rowan Shepherd has secured a drive in two of Europe's biggest endurance events as he looks to build a career in both the bu...

CHB’s Spirited Women event sells out in minutes

The Spirited Women all-women adventure race being held in Central Hawke’s Bay next year sold out in record time yesterday morning, with all 408 team space...

Hastings Giant’s Boxing Academy: four years of changing lives

The Hastings Giants Boxing Academy will have been at their Eastbourne Street location for four years next month, within which time the programme has made a diff...

First Targa event win for McKenzie and Sayers

Haydn McKenzie and co-driver Matthew Sayers (Mitsubishi Evo 10 4WD) have won this year’s Targa Hawke’s Bay tarmac motor rally after managing a lead...

McKenzie and Sayers retain lead in Targa Hawke’s Bay rally

Haydn McKenzie and co-driver Matthew Sayers retained their lead yesterday at the end of the second day of competition in this year’s Targa Hawke’s B...

A veteran marathon runner’s view: this year’s event a great occasion

A cold start it may have been, but it turned into a beautiful day for the staging of the fourth annual Air New Zealand Hawke’s Bay International Marathon....

Amputee Korrin Barrett inspires on new prosthetic legs

Amongst those to enjoy today's big Marathon day in the Bay was the inspirational Korrin Barrett. The Havelock North motivational speaker took to the Cigna 10km...

Jones confirms marathon status with Hawke's Bay win while ultra-runner Flori takes women's title

Daniel Jones continued his rise in the marathon running world with a win in the Air New Zealand Hawke’s Bay International Marathon today, adding to his wi...