Local paper steps up for Wanderers

Local paper steps up for Wanderers

The Waimea Weekly is getting behind Brightwater’s Wanderers Sports Club as community sport gets back on its feet after a challenging 2020. The leading media company in the region has given $2500 worth of advertising as part of the club’s Business Promotion Raffle...
Referee duo make it to the national panel

Referee duo make it to the national panel

Waimea’s Corey Hogg and fellow Nelson referee Taylor Lynch have been named in the group of officials selected for the Basketball New Zealand 2021 National Leagues Referee Panel. The referees are those who the committee has judged to be the best available to referee in...
Waimea’s Caleb Delany makes Wellington debut

Waimea’s Caleb Delany makes Wellington debut

Former Waimea College rugby captain Caleb Delany made his debut for Wellington in their provincial competition win over Auckland on Sunday. It capped a rapid-rise for the 20-year-old, who was recruited by Tasman but chose Wellington to enable him to continue his...
McKenzie makes most of scholarship

McKenzie makes most of scholarship

Tasman swimmer Sam McKenzie is eager to get his third year of a swimming scholarship at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona. The 21-year-old returned home in March as the Coronavirus pandemic took hold around the world. “It all happened quite quickly,” he...
Golden Bay Fruit eager to grow women’s rugby

Golden Bay Fruit eager to grow women’s rugby

Golden Bay Fruit have signed to be the Tasman Rugby Union’s brand sponsor of female rugby. The agreement will include front of jersey branding of the Tasman Mako Farah Palmer Cup team, the TRU Academy program, the Tasman Trophy club competition and other Tasman...