Inline Edge

NZ athletes excelled at the  world inline speed skating championships in Italy, racking up six bronze medals, a silver, and a gold. Shane Dobbin won gold in the 5000m men’s points road race, with brother Kalon taking silver in the 300m track time trial, bronze in the 200m track time trial, and another bronze in the 500m track sprint. Nicole Begg won four bronze medals in junior women’s track events, namely the 300m and 500m time trials, the 1000m race and the 10,000m points contest.


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New Zealand Trail Star Nancy Jiang Rises to Success

New Zealand Trail Star Nancy Jiang Rises to Success

Chinese-born New Zealander Nancy Jiang’s determination to succeed in trail running is shaped by her upbringing, when her parents pushed for academics over sport, according to Mark Agnew who interviewed Jiang…