October 11, 2015

New Zealand wins Bronze in Swimming at the Asia Pacific Deaf Games

Taoyuan, Taiwan, 10th October 2015 – Santana Chapman (17) of the Coastal Wanderers Swimming Squad, Kapiti Coast, has won two Bronze Medals in the 50m and 200m Breaststroke at the 8th Asia Pacific Deaf Games in Taoyuan, Taiwan. These are New Zealand’s first ever medals at the Asia Pacific Deaf Games, which has attracted 1,500 athletes from 22 countries. Santana has been supported by her family, Grant Campbell – Swimming Coach, and Daniel Harborne – President for Deaf Sports New Zealand. These Games have provided an opportunity for Santana to meet and compete with other Deaf and hard of hearing […]
May 16, 2014

Expression of Interest Form for 2015 Asia Pacific Deaf Games

The 8th Asia Pacific Deaf Games will be held in Taiwan during October 2015. If you are interested to compete at these games, please fill in this Expression of Interest form, and send it back to Deaf Sports New Zealand before the 1st July 2014. Deaf Sports New Zealand will need to submit a New Zealand Team to the Host Committee for the Asia Pacific Deaf Games before the deadline, so it is important that you complete this form and send it back to us with the deposit paid. Download: Expression of Interest Form for 2015 Asia Pacific Deaf Games
May 8, 2013

Asia Pacific Deaf Games – 2012

Seoul, Korea is hosting the 7th Asia Pacific Deaf Games and is to be held on 26th May – 2nd June 2012. There will be seventeen (17) different sports to compete in. The sporting events will take place at Seoul Olympic Stadium and Olympic Park. Approx 2000 athletes and officials from the 30 Asia Pacific Countries will take part in the games. More information can be found on their website at http://www.seoul2012.com