August 26, 2019

Snow storm causes chaos in New Zealand

The snow storm that has gripped New Zealand for three days is set to continue for some time yet. Many schools in Wellington and the South Island have been closed. Airports and roads have also been badly affected. Power outages have become commonplace. "There is some way to go here before it is … [Read more...]

Dave Rennie to coach the Chiefs from 2012

Manawatu NPC coach Dave Rennie has been appointed head coach of the Chiefs Super Rugby Franchise. The former New Zealand Under-20 coach has a two season contract. Current coach Ian Foster hadalready decided to step down some time ago. Chiefs CEO Gary Dawson said "We are delighted Dave will … [Read more...]

HK U15 Cricketers go down to Hawkes Bay in Festival final

Horowhenua Kapiti's Under 15 representative cricketers have gone down to Hawkes Bay in the final of the Wanganui Cricket Festival played over four days at Victoria Park, Wanganui. It was a disappointing end to what was otherwise a very successful tournament for the HK side who have put together … [Read more...]

Cricket Report: HKCA Under 15 v Manawatu

On a cold and windy day in Levin the Horowhenua-Kapiti Under 15 Rep cricketers have allegedly come up short against a Manawatu side that did not live up to their pre-match billing as an Under 15 side. Supposedly there were a couple of Under 16's thrown in to make up the numbers. The problem was … [Read more...]

Blog: Stop this New Zealand weather madness and bring on summer

We thought things couldn't get much worse after the devastating earthquake in Christchurch but the bad news just keeps on coming in little old New Zealand. With many homes and businesses in Christhchurch devastated and the never ending barrage of after shocks fraying whats left of peoples nerve … [Read more...]