Flying start for Cadets as cricket season begins

The Bay of Plenty’s cricket season got off to a cracking start on Saturday with Joe Carter smashing 136 not out off 63 balls, including ten fours... Read More

Para-swimming event “pure bliss” for participants

A partnership between Parafed Bay of Plenty and Evolution Aquatics Tauranga is giving disabled members of the community a chance at giving para-swimming... Read More

Region mourns loss of “role model” rugby star

The Bay of Plenty region’s rugby clubs are in mourning following the loss of a proud Māori, role model, father, husband, son and brother in Sean... Read More

How Covid lockdowns affect the world‘s athletes

How have Covid-19 lockdowns affected the world’s athletes? It’s a question that 111 researchers from over 60 countries, including New Zealand,... Read More

Taranaki make it six from six with victory in TGA

A patched-up Taranaki have kept up their unbeaten start to the NPC season, with the Championship leaders taking down Premiership rivals Waikato 33-26... Read More

Chiefs launch wellbeing partnership

The Chiefs Rugby Club is launching a new wellbeing programme partnership. Softwire's TeamHealthChk Active Engagement Programme is now a key component... Read More

Eight Steamers debutants to play against Tasman

Eight new faces will wear the Bay jersey for the first time on Sunday as the Steamers travel down to Nelson to play Tasman in a Bunnings NPC non-competition... Read More

Bold new signings as BOP cricket season begins

The Baywide cricket season gets underway this weekend with a double whammy of Twenty20 action for the region’s top clubs. The Bay of Plenty Cricket... Read More

Athletics club returns with Olympic heritage

Pāpāmoa Athletic Club is back this year whilst one former member, who has scaled to the top of the athletics scene, is backing a national call for... Read More

Rugby supporting New Zealand to get vaccinated

New Zealand Rugby) and Bay of Plenty Rugby is encouraging the rugby community to support the country’s increased vaccination efforts, which will... Read More

Black Ferns Captain signs with Chiefs Women

The Chiefs Rugby Club is now home to both the All Blacks captain and Black Ferns captain, announcing today that Les Elder has put pen to paper committing... Read More

Golf latest casualty of Covid outbreak

  Golf lovers in the Bay of Plenty are expressing their dismay after the recent cancellation of two major events.   Both the Tauranga Open... Read More

Record tumbles in Matakana Classic

  A new record has been set in the annual Matakana Classic, with the winning team shaving 15 minutes off the previous best time.   The yearly... Read More

Rugby clubs who fled Level 3 for Tauranga thankful

Two rugby unions, who have relocated to Tauranga in order to finish out the Bunnings National Provincial Championship, are thankful for the opportunity... Read More

Martial arts creating future leaders

Skyla Dix wants to become an official coach at The Martial Arts Academy in Tauranga, and her goal is in reach after being chosen for the academy’s... Read More