Zika virus: Should the Olympics be called off? Zika virus: Should the Olympics be called off?

Brazil is experiencing an outbreak of the Zika virus, which is spreading rapidly through Latin America and has been linked to birth defects. Pregnant women have been urged to avoid travel to affected areas. Rio organizers…

Fears for life after Olympics in Japan

Discussion and fears about what Japan can turn to for an economic lifeline after the Olympics have become…

Athletics: Adams clicks the tickets

Only the most committed passengers will get a ticket on Val Adams' bus to the Rio Olympics.

Skier carves new path
Skier carves new path

A top Kiwi skier whose sporting career and Olympic dream was ended by a broken back is seeking a career in paramedicine.

Olympics: Athletes to be briefed on virus

New Zealand Olympic Committee will brief athletes on the risks associated with the outbreak of the Zika virus in South America…

Sonny Bill wouldn't give away an Olympic medal

Sonny Bill Williams has revealed that he won't repeat his Rugby World Cup actions and give away his medal if the All Blacks…

Athletes weigh Zika virus risk

Champion New Zealand hockey player Kayla Whitelock is taking a sit tight and see philosophy about the Zika virus which has…

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