The Rarotonga College Youth Athletics Championships are to be held at the National Stadium on September 7, with Olympian Erin Tierney leading the events team alongside Athletics Cook Islands president Ina Marsters.
This week the Cook Islands U15 badminton squad consisting of Vaitoti Tupa, Danniel Apii Jr, Eleanor Wichman, Tereapii Akavi and their coach Ngaoa Ranginui arrived back from a successful trip to New Zealand.
The next generation of sailors has taken to the water at the Sailing Cook Islands-organised National Optimist Championships at Muri Lagoon this week.
Thirty-seven sailors are competing in the Sailing Cook Islands-organised National Optimist Championship which started yesterday in Muri lagoon.
In order for Cook Islands sports to move to the next level, there needs to be an emphasis on development of athletes through education, says young weightlifter Manine Lynch.