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From Sport Lived to England Rugby Captain

• Posted in New Zealand / Rugby Union • By Ian

Phoebe Murray tells us about her journey from playing rugby in New Zealand to Captaining England U20s on their successful summer tour of Canada.

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How do you stop the All Blacks?

• Posted in New Zealand / Rugby Union • By JoeBaker

The Autumn Internationals are almost here, bringing with them a fine New Zealand team. Read 5 ways they can be stopped. 

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Ethan Fox’s British & Irish Lions Tour 2017 experience

• Posted in New Zealand / Rugby Union • By Local Staff

Read about Ethan Fox's experience in Auckland where he saw the final match of the British & Irish Lions Tour 2017.

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Being an All-Black

• Posted in New Zealand / Rugby Union • By JoeBaker

Ever wondered what makes a New Zealand rugby player? Time to find out... 

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Hockey in Dunedin

• Posted in Hockey / New Zealand • By Ian

Current participant Alice Michelmore-Brown tells us all about playing hockey in Dunedin

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Made in Dunedin

• Posted in Cricket / New Zealand / Rugby Union • By JoeBaker

Read about some of the greatest athletes to have come from Dunedin, the fantastic location for Sport Lived's gap year programmes in New Zealand

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The Lions rehearsal

• Posted in Australia / New Zealand / Rugby Union / South Africa • By JoeBaker

Following the autumn internationals, read about some of the players who could have forced their way into a starting place for the Lions tour against New Zealand 

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Back where they belong

• Posted in Australia / New Zealand • By JoeBaker

Read about the terrific season that has seen Australia return to the top of the rugby league world rankings 

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