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The Sporting Life

For better or worse, few things in life bring the masses together like a bunch of players throwing or chasing a ball around. Kiwis are as passionate as anyone else about sports, understandably proud of this island nation that produces far above its size in high-level competition. 986 more words


BC Triple A rugby: Shawnigan, St. George's roll in Final 4, set up third straight finals clash

ABBOTSFORD — The rubber match comes Saturday.

The Shawnigan Lake Stags and Vancouver’s St George’s Saints are set to meet for the third straight season in the B.C. 356 more words

Howard Tsumura

Barrett highly likely to play in Olympics next year

Don’t be surprised to hear Gordon Tietjens name All Black first five Beauden Barrett as one of his first big selections for the Olympics in Rio next year. 243 more words


Rugby training in the dark

OK I will try not to bounce around from topic to topic. I am aware that in order for a blog to be successful it must produce content with a degree of some consistency. 887 more words


Super Rugby 2015 – Round 16

Crusaders v Hurricanes

Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder talked about a “very, very outside chance” of his side still making the playoffs after the loss in Sydney last weekend, but that is now relying on teams above them slipping up. 783 more words


A Sporting Childhood #1 - When is Too Early & When is Too Late?


By looking at the title already I am sure that most of you reading this have some views on when children should start playing sport. 862 more words


Rugby: Blacks Rugby Football Club

Blacks Rugby Football Club

The women’s wing of Blacks Rugby Football Club was founded in 1996. Drawn largely from a touch rugby background, the Blacks Women’s team first started training touch rugby. 163 more words