Conor Leathley

Conor Leathley

A rugby star on the rise

Thursday August 24, 2017

A young rugby star is visiting his grandfather in the Cook Islands after finishing a very successful stint for an Irish club.

At yesterday’s Koutu Nui conference, a New Zealand visitor spoke strongly about the rights of indigenous people and her own efforts to preserve traditional values.

Traditional leaders tackle big issues

Wednesday August 23, 2017

Tomorrow will be a day for discussion about vital issues facing the Cook Islands as traditional leaders from Rarotonga and southern islands come together for the Koutu Nui conference.

Rough ride for Cowboys out west

Tuesday August 22, 2017

The Tupapa Panthers remain the class of the rugby competition after their backs lit up a tough Arorangi Cowboys side to the tune of 23-11 on Saturday.

Reds come back to slay Dragons

Monday August 21, 2017

The Takuvaine Reds once again showed they are a side to be reckoned with in their comprehensive 52-23 win against the Ngatangiia Dragons in the Bond Store game of the week.

Cooks on Fiji 7s invite list

Monday August 21, 2017

The Cook Islands have been invited to an international 7s tournament in November, according to various Fijian news sources.

Fierce contest on netball court

Monday August 21, 2017

The Rising Stars Netball competition turns its eye towards the business end of the season as there are only three weeks’ of pool left before the knock out stages.

Hopes hang on game of the week

Monday August 21, 2017

With only three weeks left in the Rarotonga rugby XVs tournament, an ill-timed loss could sink one team’s playoff hopes.

Think about if you’ve seen this before: A young boy or girl (but usually a boy), lives in a world where he just doesn’t feel right, where he doesn’t totally fit in.

CIRU agrees to U20 tournament

Friday August 18, 2017

The Cook Islands Rugby Union has agreed to host an Under 20s tournament later this year.

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