Riding on a bucket bike

Riding on a bucket bike

Ruby Inwood has found a way to enjoy her passion for motorbikes without breaking the bank. The 17-year old who lives in Appleby has found that with bucket race bikes she now has a chance to join the sport. “It is an awesome sport if you love motorbikes. I really enjoy...
The quest for the All Black jersey

The quest for the All Black jersey

Jacob Page The Nelson region has had many brushes with All Blacks greats, almost greats and those players who got close to the black jersey before Tasman’s crop of 2019 All Blacks like Atu Moli, who starts at prop tonight against Canada in Japan, and Shannon Frizell....
New sponsor for Trolley Derby race

New sponsor for Trolley Derby race

The iconic Trolley Derby event has a new sponsor. The Sprig & Fern have acquired the naming rights for next year’s Trolley Derby on 22 February. It will `be held on Queen St in Richmond. The Sprig & Fern Trolley Derby 2020 celebrates the making and racing of...
Tennis family fun day

Tennis family fun day

Jacob Page Bevan Dudley plans for he and his family to be regulars hitting forehands and slices at the Hope Tennis Club this season. Motivated by oldest son Nathan, who wants to take up the sport again after a couple of years away, Bevan is also keen to introduce his...
Wanderers eye the future

Wanderers eye the future

With senior club rugby completed for the 2019 season, and with Taylors Wanderers Rugby Club’s desire to field a team next season in the Under-18 championship, it was a golden opportunity on Saturday for some Wanderers supporters and sponsors to view the up-and-coming...
Superstocks back in the spotlight

Superstocks back in the spotlight

Jacob Page The Nelson Speedway Association is looking to reignite superstock racing in the region with a night called Superstock Stampede on November 16. All 39 spots, which includes three wild card entries, have been filled for an action-packed night that will be the...