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HPSNZ congratulates winners of Westpac Halberg Awards

2014 Feb 14

High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ) Chief Executive Alex Baumann has paid tribute to all the finalists at the 51st Westpac Halberg Awards, saying the competition for the titles will only get …

McCaw's leadership recognised through award

2014 Feb 13

Richie McCaw has been honoured at the 51st Westpac Halberg Awards with the All Blacks captain receiving the Sport New Zealand Leadership Award. Sport New Zealand Chief Executive Peter Miskimmin sa…

Targeted investment proves winning formula

2013 Dec 18

Some of our most successful sports will receive increased investment from High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ) ahead of the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games, while several specific 2014 campai…

Sports talent development programme announced

2013 Dec 13

The creation of New Zealand’s first nationwide talent development programme, called Pathway to Podium, has been announced today. The programme will identify emerging athletes and ensure they’re1…

Government moves to safeguard sport

2013 Nov 29

Sport and Recreation Minister Murray McCully today announced the formation of a senior officials’ inter-agency group and the implementation of a national match fixing policy to safeguard New1Zea…

Kiwi begins record free climb attempts

2013 Sep 19

World class big wall climber Mayan Smith-Gobat will soon begin three ambitious free climbs in California’s Yosemite Valley, including one world record speed attempt. Smith-Gobat’s Yosemite1cli…

Appointment of Auckland Sport Board

2013 Sep 06

The Selection and Performance Committee of Auckland Sport today recommended that Raewyn Lovett be appointed as Chair of its Board. An additional five Trustees - Graham Child, Eru Lyndon, Peter1Meeha…

What is New Zealand’s greatest sporting moment? The Great Te Ara Sports Debate will help New Zealanders decide

2013 Sep 06

The Great Te Ara Sports Debate, taking place at Te Papa this Saturday brings together a group of vocal sports enthusiasts to discuss: what is New Zealand’s greatest sporting1moment?  Paralympian…

NZ sporting history newest addition to Te Ara

2013 Sep 06

Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage, Christopher Finlayson and Broadcasting Minister Craig Foss have welcomed the most recent addition to Te Ara – New Zealand’s online encyclopedia. The1…

McCully congratulates Team New Zealand

2013 Aug 26

Sport and Recreation Minister Murray McCully today congratulated Team New Zealand on winning the Louis Vuitton Cup challenger series in San Francisco. “Team New Zealand’s impressive run in the…

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