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    An online petition calling for the Olympics to be cancelled has garnered almost 200-thousand signatures in the past few days
     8 May 2021
    An online petition calling for the Olympics to be cancelled has garnered almost 200-thousand signatures in the past few days
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    The world's oldest person, a 118-year-old Japanese woman, has decided not to take part in the torch relay for the Tokyo Olympics over Covid fears
    5 May: The world's oldest person, a 118-year-old Japanese woman, has decided not to take part in the torch relay for the Tokyo Olympics over Covid fears... more
    Canoe racing New Zealand CEO Tom Ashley's delighted with the depth in men's sprinting
    24 Apr: Canoe racing New Zealand CEO Tom Ashley's delighted with the depth in men's sprinting... more
    Canoe Racing New Zealand boss Tom Ashley has saluted the tenacity of the men's K2 1000 pair named for the Tokyo Olympics
    22 Apr: Canoe Racing New Zealand boss Tom Ashley has saluted the tenacity of the men's K2 1000 pair named for the Tokyo Olympics... more
    If you've got an aversion to needles, Sarah Walker may have a solution
    20 Apr: If you've got an aversion to needles, Sarah Walker may have a solution... more
    Weightlifter David Liti is refusing to get too carried away about his medal prospects at this year's Olympics
    19 Apr: Weightlifter David Liti is refusing to get too carried away about his medal prospects at this year's Olympics... more
    Rachael Blackmore has made sporting history by becoming the first woman jockey to ride the winner of the Grand National, the world's greatest steeplechase horse race
    11 Apr: Rachael Blackmore has made sporting history by becoming the first woman jockey to ride the winner of the Grand National, the world's greatest steeplechase horse race... more
    A gutsy effort in the final marathon leg lead Braden Currie to victory in the 2021 New Zealand Ironman in Taupo, in a time of seven hours and 57 seconds
    27 Mar: A gutsy effort in the final marathon leg lead Braden Currie to victory in the 2021 New Zealand Ironman in Taupo, in a time of seven hours and 57 seconds... more
    The torch relay for the postponed Tokyo Olympics has begun its 121-day journey across Japan
    25 Mar: The torch relay for the postponed Tokyo Olympics has begun its 121-day journey across Japan... more
    The fifth-to-first London Olympics double sculling triumph decreed NZ's sporting moment of the decade
    25 Mar: The fifth-to-first London Olympics double sculling triumph of Nathan Cohen and Joseph Sullivan has been decreed New Zealand's sporting moment of the decade at the annual Halberg Awards function in Auckland... more

     Most Popular Recent General News
     20 Apr: If you've got an aversion to needles, Sarah Walker may have a solution +++++
     24 Apr: Canoe racing New Zealand CEO Tom Ashley's delighted with the depth in men's sprinting ++++
     19 Apr: Weightlifter David Liti is refusing to get too carried away about his medal prospects at this year's Olympics +++
     05 May: The world's oldest person, a 118-year-old Japanese woman, has decided not to take part in the torch relay for the Tokyo Olympics over Covid fears +++
     22 Apr: Canoe Racing New Zealand boss Tom Ashley has saluted the tenacity of the men's K2 1000 pair named for the Tokyo Olympics +++
     08 May: An online petition calling for the Olympics to be cancelled has garnered almost 200-thousand signatures in the past few days ++

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