Tauranga Jetsprints 'Best Emerging Event'
The Bay of Plenty ENZED Jetsprints has taken the title of New Zealand's Best Emerging Event at the New Zealand Association of Event Professionals Awards held in Christchurch tonight.
One of five finalists, the inaugural Baypark Stadium Jetsprints was up against the NRL Auckland Nines, the Wellington Jazz Festival, Christchurch's Festival of Transitional Architecture and Manukau's Eye on Nature event.
NZJSA Prize giving 2014
The ASB BayPark Stadium was the setting for this season’s Prizegiving, on Saturday July 26th, and a great time was had by all. Jason Granville and Cavie both scrubbed up pretty well for the occasion and took control of the microphone, assisted by Kathy Muir who completed her final season as JSA Secretary by making sure that everyone got the right trophy. Read more
V8 Jetsprints set to fire up ASB Stadium again
It’s official – stadium Jetsprints will be back in 2015. After the overwhelming success of this year’s Anniversary weekend event in Tauranga, New Zealand Jetsprint Association executives announced at their annual meeting over the weekend that a three-year contract has been signed with event organisers, Jetsprint BOP, and Bay Venues (ASB Baypark).
ASB Baypark, best known as Bay of Plenty’s home of speedway and Steamers rugby, is now preparing to become the official home of stadium jetsprinting. A two-day world invitational championship event will be hosted annually at ASB Stadium on Auckland Anniversary weekend – starting on 24/25 January 2015