Latest New Zealand Olympic Team News

Slingsby's Aussies aim for SailGP 3-peat, another $1M check

May. 13, 2022 19:35 PM EDT

The Champagne showers from Team Australia’s Season 2 championship have barely dried and SailGP is already starting another dash for $1 million in cash. The third season of tech tycoon Larry Ellison’s global league begins this weekend on the turquoise waters of Bermuda’s Great...

Roundup of Olympic gold medals from Saturday, Feb. 19

Feb. 19, 2022 11:33 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — A roundup of gold medals from Saturday, Feb. 19, at the Beijing Games: ___ BOBSLED 2-WOMAN Laura Nolte and Mariama Jamanka added to Germany’s record haul of Olympic sliding medals, while Elana Meyers Taylor of the U.S....

Freezing cold to Olympic gold, New Zealand wins on halfpipe

Feb. 19, 2022 02:48 AM EST

ZHANGJIAKOU, China (AP) — The gold medalist, Nico Porteous, had blood caked to his ear. The silver medalist, David Wise, was tired — as much from skiing as from running halfway up the Olympic halfpipe to check on a teammate after a nasty fall. One of bronze...

Olympics Live: Kamila Valieva's falls leave her in 4th place

Feb. 17, 2022 09:51 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the Beijing Winter Olympics: ___ Anna Shcherbakova won a stunning gold medal in women’s figure skating at the Beijing Games on Thursday night, while teammate Kamila Valieva tumbled all the way out of the top three after a mistake-filled...