July 19, 2019

Swim star divorces parents over love for US olympic champion

A talented teen swimmer has won a legal battle after his parents tried to block his dream of representing New Zealand at the London Olympics. Justin Wright, 17, is in a relationship with United States Olympic champion Rhiannon (Rhi) Jeffrey, 24, after they met at the West Auckland Aquatic Club. … [Read more...]

Mark Todd wins Badminton Horse Trials to crown miracle comeback

New Zealand equestrian legend Mark Todd has completed one of the great sporting comebacks to win the Badminton Horse Trials on Monday and put him back among the eventing medal favourites for the London Olympic's. The double Olympic champion, riding NZB Land Vision in the horse's debut at … [Read more...]

Michael Klim confirms comeback for London Olympics

Australian swimmer Michael Klim is returning to competitive swimming with a view to competing at the London 2012 Olympics. The double Olympic gold medalist was responding to media reports that he had been secretly undertaking a full training schedule. Klim claimed the "fire in the belly had … [Read more...]