A New Zealand-based Cook Islands team put in an almighty effort to finish third in the 17th World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships in Invercargill, New Zealand last weekend.
Title contenders in the Bluesky Open Touch competition made a blazing start to their campaign in the beach mixed touch competition on Tuesday.
Rarotours made a brilliant start in the 2017 Beach Games after winning all its three matches on day one Beach Handball competition earlier this week.
An exciting round of matches was held in the top eight quarter-final battle in the Classic Pairs tournament at the Rarotonga Golf Club in Nikao last week.
COOK ISLANDS Volleyball Federation is set to host its newly-initiated Mixed 4 on 4 Beach Volleyball competition during the inaugural Cook Islands Beach Games later this month.