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Auckland University claims Uni Snow Games shield

Friday, 31 August 2012, 1:24 pm | UNI Snow Games

Auckland University has achieved a rare double in University Sport after winning the Uni Snow Games overall shield in Wanaka this week. More >>

Cross Country proves popular at Uni Snow Games

Thursday, 30 August 2012, 5:04 pm | UNI Snow Games

More than 40 students took to Snow Farm, near Wanaka, today for a social, but competitive take on Cross Country and Biathlon on day five of the Uni Snow Games. While up to 100 students have been hitting the slopes at Cardrona and Treble Cone this week for ... More >>

Local carves up Uni Snow Games competition

Wednesday, 29 August 2012, 5:23 pm | UNI Snow Games

Otago University’s Mikey Austin used her local knowledge and experience to carve up the competition at the Uni Snow Games Slopestyle and Big Air at Cardrona today. More >>

Gravity X proves a winner for Canterbury University

Tuesday, 28 August 2012, 5:24 pm | UNI Snow Games

The most popular event of the 2012 Uni Snow Games proved a winner for Canterbury University, with two athletes taking gold medals from today’s fast and technical racing. More >>

Skills tested at Uni Snow Games

Monday, 27 August 2012, 4:18 pm | UNI Snow Games

Straight off the plane from Switzerland to the slopes of Treble Cone in Wanaka, there was no time for jet lag for Otago University’s Marc Andri Riedi today as he carved up the competition at the 2012 Uni Snow Games. More >>

Competition Heats Up At Uni Snow Games

Monday, 27 August 2012, 10:43 am | UNI Snow Games

(Sunday 26 August) The Uni Snow Games kicked off in style today, with more than 60 students taking to the slopes at Treble Cone for the Giant Slalom. More >>

Uni Snow Games Set To Bring Out The Best

Wednesday, 22 August 2012, 2:28 pm | UNI Snow Games

(Wednesday August 22) This year’s Uni Snow Games are shaping up to be one of the most competitive yet, with the eyes of many set on next year’s World University Winter Games. More >>

Small field produces big tricks in Uni Snow Games Big Air

Friday, 2 September 2011, 3:31 pm | UNI Snow Games

Friday September 2 : The field of competitors might have been small, but the tricks were anything but in today’s Uni Snow Games Big Air at Treble Cone. While the prospect of the Skull Candy-sponsored Big Air might have intimidated some students, those ... More >>

Thrills and spills in the Uni Snow Games Slopestyle

Thursday, 1 September 2011, 5:27 pm | UNI Snow Games

Thursday September 1: Wanaka turned on brilliant conditions for the Uni Snow Games Slopestyle today and competitors took full advantage, taking to the Treble Cone terrain park for a morning of thrills and spills. The Slopestyle course proved a tough one ... More >>

Sisters bring competitive edge to Uni Snow Games

Thursday, 1 September 2011, 1:46 pm | UNI Snow Games

Wednesday August 31: Charlotte Newbold might have given up high performance skiing at an international level, but she hasn’t lost her competitive edge and, with her sister Frances, the duo have been carving up the slopes at this week’s Uni Snow ... More >>

Former Cardrona HPC skier making his mark on Uni Snow Games

Tuesday, 30 August 2011, 3:13 pm | UNI Snow Games

Tuesday, August 30: Stefan Calder has seen the Uni Snow Games in action for more than four years – now he’s competing in it, and loving every minute. The Auckland University student spent four winters training with the Cardrona High Performance ... More >>

South Island campuses in winning mode at Uni Snow Games

Tuesday, 30 August 2011, 11:24 am | UNI Snow Games

South Island athletes have dominated the placings on day two of the Uni Snow Games in Wanaka, winning all of the titles on offer today. (Monday August 29) More >>

Snow Games Action

Monday, 29 August 2011, 9:38 am | UNI Snow Games

Otago University's Daniel Sampl competing in the Uni Snow Games Giant Slalom at Treble Cone. More >>

Successful Uni Snow Games opening for Otago University

Sunday, 28 August 2011, 9:39 pm | UNI Snow Games

Sunday 28 August 2011: Otago University had a successful opening day of the Uni Snow Games on the slopes of Treble Cone, taking out two of the four gold medals on offer in the Giant Slalom. More >>

Queenstown skier to take on Uni Snow Games

Friday, 26 August 2011, 3:37 pm | UNI Snow Games

Queenstown skier Cameron Day is getting in more practice than most before he lines up for the Uni Snow Games, which start in Wanaka on Sunday. More than 100 university-based snow athletes will hit the slopes of Treble Cone, Cardrona and Snow Farm during the ... More >>

Top talent to hit the slopes for 2011 Uni Snow Games

Monday, 22 August 2011, 11:28 am | UNI Snow Games

Press Release (For immediate release) August 22, 2011 Top talent to hit the slopes for 2011 Uni Snow Games New Zealand’s top university sporting talent will hit the slopes this month for the 66th annual Uni Snow Games. More >>

Double disciplines for Estelle

Thursday, 2 September 2010, 5:17 pm | UNI Snow Games

After an impressive six consecutive stints competing at the NZ Uni Snow Games, Otago University’s Estelle Baker decided an even bigger challenge was needed for her seventh. More >>

Sweet grabs in half pipe

Thursday, 2 September 2010, 5:09 pm | UNI Snow Games

Fresh snow contributed to a “creative” half pipe competition at the 2010 Uni Snow Games at Snow Park, near Wanaka, today (Thursday). More >>

World stage beckons uni athletes

Thursday, 2 September 2010, 12:58 pm | UNI Snow Games

Athletes competing at the NZ Uni Snow Games in Wanaka this week could propel themselves onto the world stage. More >>

Second gold for Tait-Jamieson

Wednesday, 1 September 2010, 10:03 am | UNI Snow Games

Even the blokes are proving no match for Massey Albany student Emilie Tait-Jamieson at the 2010 NZ Uni Snow Games in Wanaka this week. More >>