It was a day to forget for the Kiwis competing in the junior world championship freeski and snowboard slopestyle finals at Cardrona yesterday.
Canada's curlers have been crowned champions of the Winter Games mixed doubles, after an ice-cool performance against Scotland in the final at the Maniototo curling rink in Naseby.
Competing in the junior world championships on your home mountain: for three young Kiwi skiers, it does not get any better than this.
The chance to grab back-to-back gold medals in the giant slalom at Coronet Peak disappeared in the blink of an eye for a mightily disappointed Alice Robinson.
New Zealand has its first medal of these Winter Games, and it's gold.
It's not everyday you find yourself in the world championships of something you have never done before.
Crowds gathered around the 85ft big air jump at Cardrona yesterday afternoon to witness dozens of teenage freeskiers and snowboarders defy gravity in the junior world championship big air finals.
Waitaki MP Jacqui Dean (right) says she will continue to push the issue of improving maternity services in the Upper Clutha region to Health Minister David Clark and the Southern District Health...
Curling is back and better than ever at Naseby with this year's New Zealand Winter Games.
Early fog delayed proceedings for the junior world championship big air qualifiers yesterday, but there was plenty of action once the skies cleared.
More than 900 athletes were welcomed to the 2018 New Zealand Winter Games in Wanaka last night with a stunning sunset glistening across Lake Wanaka.
Three people are being transported to the Wanaka Medical Centre after the jetboat they were travelling in hit a bank and crashed on Lake Wanaka at the mouth of the Matukituki River.
When Kelly Sildaru takes off from Cardrona’s 85ft big air jump this morning, onlookers will expect a performance that will blow away the rest of the competition lining up next to her in the junior...
Organisers of the Love Lake Wanaka crowdfunding campaign are confident of meeting their fundraising target of $60,000 by the end of the year, despite not having yet reached halfway.
The process of creating school enrolment zones in Wanaka has begun between the board of Wanaka Primary School and the establishment board of the new Wanaka South School.
Wanaka freeskiier Jossi Wells will be one name missing from the New Zealand Winter Games.
Strap on your boots, grab your skis and adjust your goggles, the New Zealand Winter Games are back, this time with an injection of youth.
There is no problem with people quietly living long-term at the Albert Town campground, councillors and the campground manager say.
Coastguard Wanaka is pleased its wish for a marine rescue centre to be built at Eely Point has been supported by the Wanaka Community Board.
Wanaka rider Phoebe Young says being selected for the Youth Olympic Games in Argentina in October is a ''major step'' towards her ultimate goal of competing at the Olympics.