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Rugby vs. American Football

Although I would never claim myself as a sports fanatic or football maniac, i’ve seen my fair share of high school, college, and professional football games. 222 more words

Lovely Thoughts

The Haka is going viral :)


I’m sure many of you know what the Haka is. If you’re not sure, please see previous post here. We’re so used to seeing the traditional Haka dances taking place before a game… Similar to this one from the recent FIBA Basketball World Cup earlier this month, New Zealand Vs USA: 372 more words


Oh by the way, did we mention we danced at Sadler's Wells?

You know how it is? One day your hot-footing it around a drama studio on the campus at the University of Kent, going over and over the same bits and trying not to tut under your breath when you cock it up – again, and the next day you find yourself on a coach, London bound, ready to dance at Sadler’s Wells. 309 more words

The All Blacks. Sports All Conquering team?

Some say numbers never lie. With the All Blacks, their numbers tell only part of the story.

Since the the start of the 2011 Rugby World Cup the All Blacks have played 43 times, winning 40 of those fixtures, drawing 2 and only losing once! 920 more words


Happy Haka, Mr Putin!


Almost every New Zealand child is throughly indoctrinated in NZ culture. They are pounded in kindergarten and on with the sanitised/romanticised ‘utopian dream’ version. 722 more words


New Zealand All Blacks Bringing Their Haka to Chicago

Rugby powerhouse and War Dancers, the New Zealand All Blacks Rugby Team, will bring their tribal tattoos and scare tactics to Chicago’s Soldier Field in November for a friendly against the Red, White and Blue. 300 more words


YouTube Review: New Zealand's Haka vs USA - FIBA 2014

It was something to behold of before the basketball game between the US and New Zealand in this year’s FIBA Worlds.

Check out the video and see why.. 79 more words