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    More medals for NZ in Rio

    It has been yet another successful day for the New Zealand Paralympic team. Para-swimmers Sophie Pascoe and Nikita Howarth won silver and gold, respectively, in this morning's final races in Rio. 

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    Rio Paralymics- Good start for NZ athletes

    New Zealand athletes at this year's Rio Paralympics have gotten under way with 2 medals already in the bag, including New Zealand's first gold. 

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    NZ Sevens off to Quarter-Finals

    NZ Sevens have managed to get to the quarter finals after their loss to Great Britain 21-19.

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    Olympics Rio Day 4- Olympic dream over for SBW

    To Day 4 of the Rio Olympics.  France beats the Football Ferns, the NZ Sevens Men's team beats Kenya but loses to Japan and Sonny Bill Williams' shock departure from the Olympics due to injury.

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    Sonny Bill ruled out of Olympics

    Not only have New Zealand lost their opening game 14-12 to Japan they have also lost Sonny Bill Williams whose ruptured his achilles.

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    Māori athletes competing at the Rio Olympics 2016

    The official opening ceremony for the 31st Olympic Games in Rio took place at the Maracana stadium 11:00am this morning New Zealand Time (NZT). Over 200 athletes and officials have been selected to represent Aotearoa at this year’s Olympic Games, of those athletes, 50 are of Māori descent.

  7. Video for Māori artist leads design for NZ Olympic team

    Māori artist leads design for NZ Olympic team

    Māori visual artist Shane Hansen of Ngāti Mahanga and Ngāti Hine is leading the design of the uniform for the New Zealand team to the Olympics and the gateway he built for their home at the Olympic village in Rio.

  8. Video for Native Affairs – Road to Rio

    Native Affairs – Road to Rio

    In just four days, the Rio Olympics starts in Brazil. So, what does it take to make an Olympian? Rugby star Portia Woodman, shares her whānau secrets to success.

  9. Video for All Blacks Sevens to debut new haka at Rio Olympics

    All Blacks Sevens to debut new haka at Rio Olympics

    The All Blacks Sevens will be debuting a new haka at the Rio Olympics in two weeks.  The haka, written by reo exponent Scotty Morrison, was commissioned by NZ Rugby last week after players in the side voiced a need to take their own respective haka to the Olympic Games.

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    Valerie Adams cracks 20m ahead of Rio

    Double Olympic champion Valerie Adams has let her rivals know she means business in Rio, by winning the Monaco Diamond League shot put with her best throw in almost two years.

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