New Zealand Sports

Who are the New Zealand sporting heroes? Who won what in International competitions? What are they doing now?

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Rugby Union

What brand of cereal do the All blacks to promote?

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New Zealand Sports

What is a four letter country above new zealand?

Fiji and Niue are both countries to the north of NZ with 4 letters to their name. Niue was the world's first country with free wireless internet throughout the country.

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New Zealand Sports

When did rugby start in new zealand?

Rugby Union was introduced to New Zealand by Charles Monro in the late 1860s. Monro discovered the game whilst attending Christ College Finchley in England

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Israel
New Zealand Sports

What is Israel Dagg last name?

Israel Daggs last name is Dagg

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Rugby Union

Does Graham Henry have a son?

yes

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When did NZ started playing rugby?

Rugby Football was introduced to New Zealand by Charles Monro in the late 1860s having played the game in University in England

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Performing Arts
Dance
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Maori Language and Culture

What is the Haka dance?

The Haka is a traditional Maori dance. The Haka was originally a combination of dance and chanting that was performed by Maori warriors before the went to battle. Nowadays the Haka is mainly performed for amusement or ceremoniously: a welcome for important guests or to commemorate an important day or event. The All Black's(New Zealands rugby team) perform it to scare opposition when they are about to start their match.

The Haka is a challenge. it is a display of dexterity and agility that is used to instill fear in the opponent. the haka is never preformed for amusement. it is still used to this day in sports to lay out the challenge to the other team.

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New Zealand History
New Zealand Sports

What New Zealand motor sport artist is michele packwood related to?

don packwood

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Relationships
Celebrity Relationships
New Zealand Sports
Rugby Union

Who is Dan Carter's girlfriend?

Her name is Honor Dillon

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International Cuisine
New Zealand
Grocery Shopping
New Zealand Sports

What fatty food is bought most often in New Zealand?

The mostly brought fatty foods is pies and other sugary foods

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Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

When was Israel Dagg born?

Israel Dagg was born on June 6, 1988.

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New Zealand History
New Zealand Sports

When was New Zealand founded?

1250-1300AD: The first human settlements in New Zealand are established by Polynesians from East Polynesia.

1642: The first European sighting of the land now known as New Zealand by Dutch explorer Abel Tasman.

1644-47: First use of the term New Zealand when a Dutch cartographer gives the (latinised) name Nova Zelandia to the land sighted by Abel Tasman.

1769: James Cook, captain of the Endeavour, makes the first British discovery of New Zealand. He circumnavigates and makes detailed maps of this new land and establishes communication with the local Polynesians who will become known as the Maori.

1833: James Busby arrives in the Bay of Islands and takes up the post of Official British Resident.

1839: William Hobson is given the task of establishing British rule in New Zealand which is initially a dependency of New South Wales.

1840: The Treaty of Waitangi is signed between the British Crown and certain Maori chiefs. The Treaty is New Zealand's founding document and is commemorated every year on February 6th. William Hobson becomes New Zealand's first Governor.

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National Emblems

What is the national sport of New Zealand?

Rugby and cricket, although they are only played by about an eighth of the population each. but i think rugby is more played than cricket

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New Zealand Sports

What New Zealand sports team is the name All Whites given to?

The National Football ( soccer ) team. Because they wear all white jersey, shorts, and socks

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Holidays and Traditions
New Zealand Sports

What are New Zealand's traditions?

Haka- the war dance performed before rugby matches.

Hangi - meat and vegetables cooked by burying them in the ground, with a fire on top.

Mid-winter swim - People swim in the middle of winter, often dressed in silly costumes.

Pavlova - a traditional (but not Maori) dessert.

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New Zealand Literature and Language
New Zealand Sports

Who is the richest person in New Zealand?

The Todd Family jointly is the richest...not sure who the individual richest person is though.

The richest individual is Graeme Hart, with a personal fortune estimated at NZ$4 billion +.

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New Zealand Sports
Rugby Union

Name 6 new zealand born player to play international rugby for wales?

DALE McCINTOSH

SONNY PARKER

SHANE HOWARTH

MATT CARDY

HEMI TAYLOR

BRETT SINKINSON

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New Zealand Sports

How many people play rugby in New Zealand?

Rugby Union is NZ second most popular sport

Rugby League is fourth.

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Israel
New Zealand Sports

Where was israel dagg born?

New Zealand

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Rugby Union

What song plays when New Zealand Rugby Union score a try at home?

slice of heaven by Dave Dobbyn !!!

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Netball
New Zealand Sports

When did Irene van Dyke come to New Zealand?

Irene Van Dyk moved to New Zealand in 2000 and became a citizen of New Zealand in 2005.

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Rugby Union

What plant is showen on the all blacks jersey?

The emblem on the all blacks jersey is a silver fern which represent the fern a common native nz plant.

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Boxing
Olympics Boxing
New Zealand Sports

How old is the youngest world boxing champion?

wilfredo benitez of puerto rico won a title at the ripe old age of 17.

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New Zealand Sports
Beats by Dre

When did Wales RFU beat New Zealand RFU?

55 Years ago in 1953!!! Im sure we'll do it November though.....

http://www.rugbyrelics.com/Museum/exhibits/WvNZ.htm

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Who was New Zealand's famous discus player?

Beatrice Faumuina.

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