Wanganui Rugby Has Female BossPublished - 29 Jan 2015 Comment
Bridget Belsham will switch from greyhound racing administration to rugby when she becomes the first woman in the 128-year history of the Wanganui Rugby Football Union to be named as the union’s chief executive officer.
The 38-year-old will also become the youngest WRFU CEO when she takes over the role on March 2nd .
She had three years with a local law firm before joining...Read More
Boxing Day BikesPublished - 13 Nov 2014 Comment
The starting grids are filling rapidly as excitement builds for the coming annual Suzuki Series, the traditional kick-off to the New Zealand motorcycle road-race season.
The popular three-round series – at Hampton Downs on December 7, Manfeild a week later on December 14 and at finally on the public streets of Wanganui on Boxing Day – has already attracted its biggest ever line-up of riders, including...Read More
English Premier LeaguePublished - 01 Nov 2014 Comment
Newcastle v Liverpool
The Magpies are turning things around slowly with wins over Spurs and in the league cup Man City. It only seems a week ago that a visit to the job centre was on the cards for Alan Pardew. Now nicknamed Pardiola due to the seemingly unbeatable stance his team has taken, he suddenly looks like a galactico type manager.
The visit of Liverpool promises to be interesting. With red top...Read More
Rep Rugby - We Are The ChampionsPublished - 26 Oct 2014 Comment
Heartland Championship rugby:
Lochore Cup final (Oamaru): Steelform Wanganui 14 (Rhema Sagote, Lindsay Horrocks tries; Ace Malo 2con) beat North Otago 12 (Ben Palmer, Matt Vocea tries; Palmer con). HT: 7-7.
David Ogilvie reports:
It’s fair to say - and you can believe it or not - that not a single regular Wanganui supporter would have written their team off at halftime in today’s Lochore Cup rugby final...Read More