Other Sports

Interacting through weightlifting

Saturday September 12, 2020

Briseis Crighton (pictured) is 13 years old and lives in Arorangi. She doesn’t like to make eye contact when someone is paying attention to her but you’d be wrong to assume that she is shy or lacks confidence. In fact, she’s the complete opposite.

Round Raro attracts record numbers

Friday September 11, 2020

There is a buzz in the community about getting fit and this has reflected in an increased number of participants at the Round Rarotonga Road Race.

Paying homage to his roots

Thursday September 10, 2020

Tupa Tupa wants to pay homage to his northern ancestry at the upcoming Cook Islands Games.

Team Manihiki ‘going for gold’

Wednesday September 09, 2020

Homegrown athletes will get a chance to make Manihiki proud at the national games in October.

‘Purple pride’ at stake

Tuesday September 08, 2020

Team Rarotonga is all geared up for the Cook Islands Games set to take place from October 3 to 17.

Young Cook Islands tennis player Te Akaiti Toa loves life in Australia but the pull home is strong and she misses being physically close to her families in Rarotonga.

Aitutaki sailors set sail to train

Monday September 07, 2020

The Aitutaki sailing team are one of the only two codes that will be competing in their home waters for the Cook Islands Games in October.

Nutters Run to open Round Raro Race

Saturday September 05, 2020

With only 10 days until the start of this year’s Round Rarotonga Running Festival, the Nutters Run will open the annual event for the first time.

Ladies start a racquet

Thursday September 03, 2020

‘Free time’ due to Covid-19 leads to increased interest in badminton.

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