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Rugby League Nines Expansion In Pacific 08 July 2015

Rugby League Nines organizers hope the return of the format to the Pacific Games after an eight year absence will prove a springboard for expansion in the region. It was last contested at the 2007 Pacific Games in Samoa and six countries will fight it out for the medals for the two days event. PNG, Fiji, Samoa ,Tonga ,Cook Islands and Solomon Islands will contest the event starting this Sa... more

U.S. Womens Sports Envoys Celebrate Pacific Games 28 June 2015

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea: The United States Embassy In Port Moresby will host two U.S championship basketball players for a series of secondary school sports clinics and youth outreach events from June 28 through July 3. The \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\"Slam Dunk\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\" basketball clinics will e... more

Oil Search Pacific Games Relay In Arawa, Autonomous Region Of Bougainville 19 June 2015

The Oil Search Pacific Games Relay today took off before dawn again, this time to visit Kangu Beach, the site of the terrible 1996 massacre during the crisis. The beach is now a peaceful spot with its jetty the main centre for cocoa trading and the weekly market visits from the nearby Solomon Islanders.

 

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Oil Search Pacific Games Relay In Panguna & Buin, Autonomous Republic Of Bougainville 19 June 2015

The Oil Search Pacific Games Relay today took on the challenge of driving the length of Bougainville Island, from Kokopau to Buin, after a 3am start to catch the ferry across the Buka Passage.

 

The co... more

Oil Search Pacific Games Relay In Buka, Autonomous Republic Of Bougainville 19 June 2015

Yesterday the Oil Search Pacific Games Relay ran an early morning relay from Rabaul town to Kokopo along the scenic ocean drive, with over 140 runners, before departing East New Britain for the Autonomous Republic of Bougainville.

 

The Relay arrived at Buka airport to a t... more

Oil Search Pacific Games Relay On The North Coast, East New Britain Province 19 June 2015

The Oil Search Pacific Games Relay yesterday had a long day of driving through Kerevat and along the North Coast of the East New Britain peninsula after an evening of entertainment on Monday night with the Bainings Fire Dancers, at Gaulim.

 

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Oil Search Pacific Games Relay In Duke Of York Islands, East New Britain Province 15 June 2015

The Oil Search Pacific Games Relay today spent the day on and in the water in Simpson harbour and out at the Duke of York Islands.

 

The team set off on an hour boat ride across a flat sea to the beautiful Duke of York Islands. Along the way they passed a pod of fifty spin... more