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[lightbulb] Winter Masters Games

### ODT Online Mon, 21 Jun 2010
Winter Masters Games plans span province
By Chris Morris
Otago could soon play host to a second international celebration of winter sports, with plans being drawn up for a Winter Masters Games, at venues across Dunedin and Central Otago. New Zealand Masters Games director John Bezett, also a Dunedin city councillor and chairman of the Dunedin Masters Games, yesterday confirmed discussions on staging the event were under way.

The Winter Masters Games would start slowly, featuring “four or five” events spread between Queenstown and Wanaka, including cross-country and downhill skiing, ice hockey and “something like rugby or netball”, Mr Bezett said.

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Sport: Dunedin ice world class

New Zealand is expected to have a team of between 18 and 24 competing at the Vancouver Winter Olympics next year.

### ODT Online Wed, 2 Sep 2009
Ice sports: NZ speed skating team to be based in Dunedin
By Alistair McMurran

Give another tick to the Dunedin Ice Stadium. It keeps attracting the elite and the latest good news is the decision to base the New Zealand speed skating team in Dunedin from next year.
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### ODT Online Thu, 27 Aug 2009
Ice Skating: Ice stadium esteem coup for Dunedin
By Alistair McMurran
Korea’s decision to hold a figure skating training camp at the Dunedin Ice Stadium next year is a coup for Dunedin, which is poised to become the ice sports capital of the southern hemisphere.
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### ODT Online Fri, 26 Jun 2009
Govt to spend $1m on Winter Games
NZ Winter Games 2009
The Government will spend $1 million on this year’s inaugural Winter Games in Otago, Prime Minister John Key said today. The southern hemisphere’s largest winter sports event, the biennial games will take place at Coronet Peak, The Remarkables, Cardrona, Snow Farm, Naseby and Dunedin from 21-30 August.
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### ODT Online Tue, 21 Apr 2009
Ice Hockey: Dunedin confirmed as international ice sports venue
By ala
The success of the third division ice hockey world championships has confirmed Dunedin as an international venue for ice sports. The $4 million Dunedin Ice Stadium has brought international sport to the city and has lifted the profile of Dunedin as an international sports venue.
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### ODT Online Sat, 7 Jun 2008
Ice sports: Ensuring surface kept up to scratch
By Alistair McMurran
The Dunedin Ice Stadium has bought a $150,000 ice-resurfacing machine to meet the heavy international commitments the stadium will have next year.
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