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Injury Blow Rules Gordon Out For Several Weeks

Monday, 6 May 2024, 1:55 pm | Central Pulse

Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse have been dealt a major blow with influential midcourter Maddy Gordon set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines of the ANZ Premiership netball league following an ankle injury. More >>

Pulse Keen To Set The Tone In Campaign Opener

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 3:21 pm | Central Pulse

Embracing the hard graft of a long pre-season, Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse now can’t wait to showcase that endeavour in their ANZ Premiership netball season-opener against the Stars in Auckland on Sunday. With plenty of bumps, bruises and hurdles provided ... More >>

Australian Shooting Great On Board With Pulse

Monday, 18 March 2024, 1:09 pm | Central Pulse

With her first venture being cut short four years ago, former Australian netball captain Vicki Wilson makes a welcome return in adding her expertise to this year’s Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse ANZ Premiership campaign. All set to be an influential ... More >>

New CEO For Netball Central

Monday, 18 September 2023, 11:38 am | Central Pulse

After a career working in the public sector in health and education, Sarah Boyes has made the transition into sport with her recent appointment as CEO of Netball Central Zone. Boyes takes over from Fran Scholey, who left earlier this year, and ... More >>

International Touch And Homegrown Talent Complete 2024 Pulse Team

Monday, 17 July 2023, 1:33 pm | Central Pulse

Talented Australian defender Kelea Iongi and exciting young midcourt prospect Parris Petera round out the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse playing roster for next year’s ANZ Premiership netball league. With eight players already confirmed, Sydneysider ... More >>

Talented Young Shooter Joins Pulse Ranks For 2024

Friday, 23 June 2023, 2:01 pm | Central Pulse

Curtailed by injury, exciting young shooting talent Khiarna Williams is set to reignite her career in Wellington with Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse for the 2024 ANZ Premiership netball league. Williams will join incumbents Tiana Metuarau and Amelia Walmsley ... More >>

Maddy Gordon Savours Return To Silver Ferns For World Cup

Wednesday, 7 June 2023, 1:20 pm | Central Pulse

Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse midcourter Maddy Gordon has been rewarded for a stellar season with a recall to the Silver Ferns for the 2023 Netball World Cup in South Africa during July and August. Pulse team-mates, defender Kelly Jury, and fellow ... More >>

True Test For Pulse In Top Of The Table Clash

Thursday, 11 May 2023, 3:25 pm | Central Pulse

Emerging from left field, Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse get the opportunity to fully test their subsequent rise in a top of the table ANZ Premiership netball clash against the Northern Mystics in Wellington on Sunday. The Pulse have steadily built on a ... More >>

Tight Squeeze At The Top Continues For Pulse

Thursday, 4 May 2023, 3:53 pm | Central Pulse

With a tight points table leaving little wriggle room, the equitation is a familiar one for Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse in the race for a top three finish in the ANZ Premiership netball league. The top three teams will advance to the Finals Series. ... More >>

Young Pulse Shooter Embraces Steep Learning Curve

Thursday, 27 April 2023, 1:51 pm | Central Pulse

An astute student of the game, teenaged Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse shooter Amelia Walmsley has answered the varied challenges of top-flight netball to deliver a captivating breakout season. Unexpectedly thrust into the starter’s role as the side’s main ... More >>

Resilient Metuarau Fashions A Rare Record

Thursday, 20 April 2023, 1:21 pm | Central Pulse

In a rare turn of events, Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse centurion Tiana Metuarau has probably got more of her netball career in front of her than what has gone before. At just 22, the play-making goal attack has reached veteran status already, becoming ... More >>

Pulse Feature In Unique Research Opportunity

Monday, 13 March 2023, 2:11 pm | Central Pulse

Seven years ago, leading American feminist anthropologist Joseph Wilson had never heard of netball, a chance meeting subsequently leading to Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse becoming front and centre of his latest book. Specialising in researching women’s ... More >>

Pulse Keen To Get Cracking In Season-opener

Thursday, 2 March 2023, 1:54 pm | Central Pulse

With the pre-season done, Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse are set to test those building blocks in their 2023 ANZ Premiership netball league opener against Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic in Palmerston North on Sunday. As defending champions, they have their ... More >>

Pulse Coach Well-set For Silver Ferns Challenge

Monday, 10 October 2022, 12:41 pm | Central Pulse

Successful Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse coach Yvette McCausland-Durie is relishing her opportunity to be part of the Silver Ferns mix during what is shaping as a defining Constellation Cup netball series against Australia. In a trend adopted by Silver ... More >>

Talented Young Duo Named As Pulse Training Partners

Wednesday, 10 August 2022, 1:46 pm | Central Pulse

Defender Courtney Elliott and shooter Khiarana Williams have prime opportunities to enhance their credentials after being named as Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse training partners for next year’s ANZ Premiership netball league. Elliott, 23, was a replacement ... More >>

Dunn Leaves Pulse To Seek New Challenges

Wednesday, 15 June 2022, 4:12 pm | Central Pulse

Seeking to challenge herself in a new environment, standout shooter Aliyah Dunn will not feature for Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse in the 2023 ANZ Premiership netball league. A stalwart for the Pulse since 2018, Dunn, 22, has been the most accurate ... More >>

Pulse Chase Record Third Title, Coach Back For Next Season

Wednesday, 8 June 2022, 1:52 pm | Central Pulse

Preparing her side for a fifth Grand Final, coach Yvette McCausland-Durie has confirmed she will be back at the helm of Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse for the 2023 ANZ Premiership netball league. The Pulse will host the season finale in Wellington on Sunday against ... More >>

Pulse Defender Relishing Her New Home

Thursday, 26 May 2022, 4:08 pm | Central Pulse

Providing the impetus, a new home has played a key role for Kristiana Manu’a and the development of an increasingly potent Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse defence line during this season’s ANZ Premiership netball league. After a lean couple of years ... More >>

Long Wait Over For Patient Pulse Defender

Thursday, 12 May 2022, 2:45 pm | Central Pulse

After a lengthy wait, defender Courtney Elliott couldn’t have picked a better match to finally take the court for Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse in the ANZ Premiership netball league. For eight long rounds, the 1.8m defender, who can cover all three ... More >>

Pocketing Points Key For Pulse

Thursday, 5 May 2022, 12:59 pm | Central Pulse

Having played more games than the rest of the field, pushing for points has become paramount for Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse heading into the back half of the ANZ Premiership netball league. Sitting, handily, in second place at this point counts for little ... More >>





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