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Sport NZ looks forward to a southern hemisphere Olympics

With Brisbane having been confirmed as the host of the 2032 Olympic Games, Sport NZ and High Performance Sport NZ Chief Executive Raelene Castle considers the prospect of a Games in the…

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Jul 23, 2021 Events / Sport /

 
 

Australia and New Zealand withdraw from 2021 Rugby League World Cup over COVID concerns

Australia and New Zealand have pulled out of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup scheduled to commence on 23rd October in the United Kingdom, citing COVID safety concerns for players and…

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Jul 22, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport /

 
 

Sunshine Coast looks to showcase its location and venues during 2032 Olympic Games

Following last night’s announcement by the International Olympic Committee that Brisbane and South East Queensland had secured the 2032 Games, the Sunshine Coast is looking forward to…

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Jul 22, 2021 Events / Sport / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

Brisbane Olympic bid secures 72 of IOC member’s 77 votes for 2032 Games hosting

The vote by members of the International Olympic Committee to elect Brisbane 2032 as host of the Games of the XXXV Olympiad saw the bid receive 72 yes and five no votes from 77 valid votes…

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Jul 22, 2021 Events / Legal / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Brisbane elected as host city for XXXV Olympiad

The International Olympic Committee has this evening confirmed Brisbane and South East Queensland as host for the 2032 Olympic Games.  The decision was announced after a full meeting…

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Jul 21, 2021 Events / Sport / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

Roland launches new standard in hybrid event switching

As the role of hybrid events becomes more critical, Roland - suppliers of audio-visual equipment - has launched the V160HD Streaming Video Switcher, raising the bar in AV presentation and…

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Jul 20, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Technology / Venues /

 
 

New global athletic series to combine social media challenges with stadium events

World 1 League, a new international sporting league founded by nine Olympians, has been announced - aiming to search the world for the greatest athletes in individual, Olympic-style sports…

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Jul 15, 2021 Events / Finance / Sport /

 
 

Japan and USA Olympic Surf Teams to train at PerfectSwell Shizunami

American Wave Machines has announced that following the construction of its PerfectSwell artificial wave pool Surf Stadium in Shizunami, Japan and USA Olympic Surf teams will be training on…

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Jul 13, 2021 Aquatics / Events / Sport / Technology / Waterparks /

 
 

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