The sporting talent of the Cook Islands shone through at the recently finished Netball in Paradise tournament, as local teams finished first place in the under 17 and open mixed categories.
Yesterday signalled the end of the Netball in Paradise tournament, which featured the finals matches for the open ladies, social ladies and mixed teams.
Today is the final day of the Netball in Paradise, the conclusion of a five-day sporting showcase that has thrilled spectators from start to finish.
Today is the second to last day of the round robin format in the 2017 Netball in Paradise competition, which promises to provide another spectacular show of the sport.
National netball coach Dale Atkinson has finalised the Black Pearls team, which includes five Rarotonga-based players, for the Nations Cup to be held in Singapore in December.
A netball initiative was launched on Saturday, in collaboration with Netball New Zealand, one which promotes healthy lifestyles and encourages children in the Pacific to play sports.