News | General
30 May 2020 7:44
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > General

    A break after the 2016 Olympics has proven an accidental masterstroke for single sculler Emma Twigg

    A break after the 2016 Olympics has proven an accidental masterstroke for single sculler Emma Twigg


    The kiwi took two years off following the Games before jumping back in the boat, and was on track to make the team for the 2020 Tokyo Games before they were postponed.

    Twigg says with the Olympics now in 2021, she's grateful she took the two years off.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other General News
     29 Apr: Double Olympic champion kayaker Lisa Carrington has returned to the water for the first time in over a month, with the relaxing of lockdown restrictions
     12 Apr: A loss for the world of horse racing
     07 Apr: Top kiwi thoroughbred Melody Belle has secured a good barrier draw for this weekend's Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick
     04 Apr: Lisa Carrington's grateful her only plans were the Olympics
     04 Apr: Olympic kayaker Lisa Carrington concedes she's struggling to keep a clear mind during covid-19
     28 Mar: A dozen New Zealand athletes have had their Olympic selections ratified
     25 Mar: Doubts whether one of New Zealand's greatest Olympians will line up for a fifth games in Tokyo
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Provincial women's teams have been given the green light to return to the rugby pitch later in the year More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    The country's largest furniture and homewares retailer retailer will open its doors tomorrow... in what's being described as a significant boost for the local economy More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    More police officers are likely to be charged over the death of George Floyd 7:36

    Entertainment:
    Tom Daley has been learning to knit during the coronavirus lockdown 7:32

    Entertainment:
    Marvin Humes is thrilled that he and his wife Rochelle Humes are having a baby boy 7:02

    Entertainment:
    Halsey fractured her ankle whilst loading the dishwasher 6:32

    Entertainment:
    Prince Charles' "heart goes out" to musicians who are facing financial hardship due to the coronavirus pandemic 6:02

    Politics:
    Labour MP Louisa Wall has withdrawn from the party's selection battle for the Manurewa seat 4:56

    Law and Order:
    Meanwhile At least seven people have been shot in Kentucky, with protesters turning out to demand justice for Breonna Taylor, a black woman fatally shot by police in her home 4:36

    Law and Order:
    A corrections officer is being provided with ongoing support after they were shot at earlier this week 4:36

    Law and Order:
    Reports of an abduction of an Auckland teen have proved false 4:36

    Rugby League:
    Sydney Roosters coach Trent Robinson expects his players will be just fine despite two months away from the game 21:57


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd