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WHITE SOX – LARA ANDREWS – CLAIMS PRO SOFTBALL PLACE

WHITE SOX – LARA ANDREWS – CLAIMS PRO SOFTBALL PLACE

April 15, 2014 | Uncategorized | No Comments

White Sox softballer Lara Andrews (Ngati Ruanui) is set to become the first New Zealander to play in the American Pro Fastpitch League. The former Hutt Valley representative, who graduated last year from the University of Delaware, is set to join the new Pennsylvania Rebellion expansion team. Andrews represented New Zealand at the 2010 and…

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NATHAN & KATRINA NUKUNUKU

NATHAN & KATRINA NUKUNUKU

April 10, 2014 | Uncategorized | No Comments

  Nathan Nukunuku (Ngati Porou)  is to captain the Black Sox on their tour to Canada in June, and wife Katrina has been selected in the White Sox team for the World Champs in the Netherlands in August. (Mad Butcher Newsletter) Katrina Nukunuku Photos courtesy Softball NZ

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RADFORD & LESLIE WIN GOLD AT NZ SWIM CHAMPS

RADFORD & LESLIE WIN GOLD AT NZ SWIM CHAMPS

April 10, 2014 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Ocean swim champ, Kane Radford (Ngati Tuwharetoa) Rotorua Swimming Club, won gold in the Men 800m Freestyle. Paralympic Gold Medalist, Cameron Leslie (Ngapuhi) Laser Mt Eden, won gold in the Mens 50m Backstroke. At the 2014 NZ Open Swimming Championships Photos courtsey Photosport

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TAI WYNYARD TO MEET MICHAEL JORDAN

TAI WYNYARD TO MEET MICHAEL JORDAN

April 10, 2014 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Rangitoto College student Tai Wynyard (Ngati Maniapoto, Ngapuhi) is off to New York City where he will meet arguably the greatest basketballer in history before playing in front of thousands of fans. The young basketballer was to have headed for the Australian State Championshipsin Canberra with his New Zealand U18 team-mates but instead leaves on…

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STORM URU – FIRST MAORI TO WIN UNIVERSITY BOAT RACE

STORM URU – FIRST MAORI TO WIN UNIVERSITY BOAT RACE

April 10, 2014 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Storm Uru (Ngai Tahu) rowing in the ‘Bow’ seat position for the winning Oxford University team in the 160th 2014 University Boat Race – realised his dream of competing in the world-renowned event, and even better ‘winning the race’    Photo courtesy of THE INDEPENDANT

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