AIMES Winners: News

Singing through the struggles

Lockdowns have thrown unwelcome curveballs to us all this past year, causing us to adjust and adapt along the way. Covid threw a particularly large one Janayah Wadsworth’s way, but...

The Shore’s new golden guy

Many people on the North Shore, and throughout New Zealand, were shouting at their televisions as the Kiwi Men’s Eight team surged ahead in their Olympic rowing final. In the boat was...

Kanah’s Olympic lift

  Powerlifter Kanah Andrews-Nahu is used to having a weight on her shoulders, or rather, above them. With close to 200 weightlifting records, including being the first Kiwi to win a...

Cam snatches record lifts at Olympics

Having powered his way to New Zealand and Oceania record lifts at the Tokyo Olympics, Cameron McTaggart can rest easily, and with a sense of pride, during his stint in managed isolation on his...

Tayla made for opera

In her 20 years, opera singer Tayla Alexander has achieved more than many achieve in a lifetime. The 2014 AIMES Judges Special Award winner recently took to the stage at Spark Arena with operatic...