Athletics

Athletes battle for personal bests

Friday 15 October 2021 | Written by Alana Musselle | Published in Athletics, Sports

Athletics Cook Islands held its final domestic event for the season, the National Championships, this week. Although there was a small turnout in the two-day event that concluded yesterday, the annual competition proved its quality, not quantity, that matters the most.

Athletics


Curtain-raiser for the Cooks Games

Tuesday 12 October 2021 | Written by Supplied | Published in Athletics, Sports

The annual Athletics Championship starts this week with two twilight meets, tomorrow and on Thursday 5pm at the National Stadium in Nikao.

Athletics


A decade of dominance: Thrills and spills of junior athletics

Saturday 2 October 2021 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Athletics, Local, National, Sports

Apii Avarua has retained the Prince of Wales Primary Schools Athletics trophy for 11 years in a row after winning the 2021 edition on Wednesday at the National Stadium in Nikao.

Athletics


Apii Avarua crowned Prince of Wales Athletics champions

Thursday 30 September 2021 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Athletics, Sports

Primary schools on Rarotonga competed for the annual Prince of Wales Athletics trophy over two days, with Apii Avarua receiving the coveted trophy at the prize giving awards yesterday afternoon.

Athletics


Stage set for annual primary schools’ athletics meet

Tuesday 28 September 2021 | Written by Alana Musselle | Published in Athletics, Sports

Schools around Rarotonga are gearing up for the annual Prince of Wales Athletics which will be held this afternoon and tomorrow at the National Stadium in Nikao.

Athletics