OPINION: Steamers roar into Friday’s final

  It was one heck of a performance.   Last Friday night, the Bay of Plenty Steamers thrashed Manawatu Turbos 64-3 in the Mitre 10 Cup Championship... Read More

Steamers to have home advantage against Magpies

  Bay of Plenty Steamers is set to make history and the region’s younger players will benefit from it.   The Steamers have secured... Read More

Steamers face a different beast in Manawatu

Manawatu will be a different beast when the two sides clash in the first semi-final game of the Mitre 10 Cup, says Steamers assistant coach Mike Delany. The... Read More

Sky gets tick of approval for NZR deal

Sky Television's shareholders have approved its deal to retain the Sanzaar rugby rights for an undisclosed sum, making it unconditional. The deal... Read More

Black Ferns captain wins Bay Rugby supreme award

Black Ferns captain Les Elder is the supreme winner at the annual Bay of Plenty Rugby Awards. Players, coaches, referees, administrators and volunteers... Read More

BOP kid has motocross in his veins

An eight-year-old that was born to ride has taken out a national title. Arama Te Whetu won the New Zealand Mini Motocross Nationals in the seven-to-eight-year-old... Read More

OPINION: Rotorua to host Mitre 10 Cup semi-final

Rotorua International Stadium is set to host the Steamers as they play their Mitre 10 Cup Championship semi-final on Friday night. By finishing top... Read More

Geyser City leading cricket revival

    Karl McKnight helped set up the Geyser City Cricket Club in Rotorua back in 1991. The goal then, as it is today, was to create an environment... Read More

NZ‘s top amateur boxers set for battle

New Zealand's top amateur boxers take to the ring this week with the Boxing New Zealand National Championships scheduled to begin in Hastings today.... Read More

Bunting back in charge of Black Ferns Sevens

    Allan Bunting has gold on his mind. An Olympic gold medal to be precise. The Rotorua local has been head coach of the Black Ferns Sevens... Read More

Kaleb Trask leading the Steamers attack

Sometimes it’s not just the winning that matters, but how the game is played. Bay of Plenty rugby has traditionally been all about tough, uncompromising... Read More

Hat-trick of national titles for BOP

  Bay of Plenty Squash is rightly proud about winning a third consecutive national women’s title.   The unprecedented run of success... Read More

Michael Voss competing in NZ road race champs

Rotorua’s Michael Voss, who was the NZ 2015 and 2016 U/20 road race champion is going after another medal on Sunday. The senior men’s race... Read More

Rotorua to host iconic event in 2020

  Rotorua has another world class event to add to its reputation as the adventure capital of New Zealand.   The world’s largest expedition... Read More

Volcanix have the skills to beat the bigger teams

"We know we can play, but what we need to do is have the confidence in ourselves to win." That’s the call for Bay of Plenty Volcanix... Read More