Launch of Social Media Pages - Team Cook Islands PNG2015

CISNOC has just launched three social media websites as a build up for our team to the Pacific Games 2015 to be held in Port Moresby from 4th - 18th July. Siniva Marsters along with Media Personnel and Volunteer from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow 2014, Mairi Scott created the pages to give support to the Team and members vying for a spot to Port Moresby.more

Team Cook Islands Meeting Update - PNG2015

A special meeting was called by the Chef de Mission, Robert Graham for all codes who are part of Team Cook Islands to the Pacific Games to be held in Port Moresby 2015. Siniva Marsters, Sports Manager and Admin Staff for Team Cook Islands, recently arrived back from Port Moresby and gave an overview picture of the preparations towards the Games.more

Chef de Mission Seminar in PNG

Siniva Marsters, Sports Manager for CISNOC attended the Chef de Mission Seminar in PNG, first ever seminar held in any Pacific Games. The meeting was held from the 27th and 28th March 2015 in Port Moresby. Siniva was selected by the Chef de Mission, Robert Graham to attend on his behalf, as the meeting clashed with the CISNOC Annual General Meeting which Robert had to be here for as priority.more

Outer Islands President in Rarotonga

The Outer Island Presidents are in Rarotonga attending a Sports Administration Workshop, also the CISNOC General Assembly and the National Sports Awards. unfortunately the northern groups representatives could not attend however a session will be organise later in the year for them, possibly during the Constitution Celebrations.more

Team Cook Islands Golf Fundraiser

Team Cook Islands ran an Ambrose Fundraiser on behalf of the Queens Representative to help raise funds for the team to the Pacific Games to be held in Papua New Guinea in July 2015. The fundraiser opened with a word of prayer and officially declared open by the QR, H.E Tom Marsters. The fundraising event was a very successful event raising over $4,000 for the Team.more

CISNOC celebrating its 28th Birthday

It has been 28 years since CISNOC became part of the Olympic Movement in the Cook Islands. It was honorable day to have witnessed this event in conjunction with our Cook Islands 50th Anniversary of Self Governing. It was a pleasant turn out from our key stakeholders, inclusive of our staff, sponsors and codes representatives.more

Aitutaki leads the Telecom Medal Tally

Following the Open and Masters Mix Volleyball yesterday, Aitutaki jumped ahead of Mauke on the table. Yesterdays games proved to be tough for some of the islands, however Atiu was able to keep Aitutaki a bay, taking the game to 3 sets, unfortunately Aitutaki was too strong and won the game, picking the gold, Atiu silve and Mitiaro bronze. In the Masters saw Aitutaki winning another gold.more

Vanuatu NOC host MOSO Events Management

Secretary General Robert Graham is one of the two facilitators in Vanuatu lecturing the Events Management unit from the MOSO Course, as Vanuatu prepare to host the 2017 Pacific Mini Games.

19 participants from 10 NF's, NOC staff and staff of the Ministry of Youth & Sports were those attending as the participants, also members of the 2017PMGOC.more

Lawn Bowls and Athletics Arrival in Glasgow

The Lawn Bowls and Athletics team arrives in Glasgow. After 38 hrs flying from the small nation, the Lawn Bowls team have finally settled into the village. Alex Beddoes (800m) and Manager/Coach James List also arrived at the same time via train from Manchester. Alex competed in a pre-competition in the city of Manchester before heading into Glasgow. The team was welcomed by Siniva Marsters.more

Glasgow 2014 Arrival

First Job on arrival into the Games village in the host city of Glasgow was to formally register Team Cook Islands with the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee. Delegation Registration Meeting (DRM) is a significant milestone and means each one of our athletes and team leaders/support staff are entitled to live, train and compete within the Commonwealth Games environment.more

Team Cook Islands heads to Glasgow

Team Cook Islands athletes will this week begin their voyage across the globe to Glasgow, Scotland for the Commonwealth Games. The team is made up of 37 athletes and officials representing four sporting codes, namely Athletics, Lawn Bowls, Rugby 7's & Weightlifting.

The team will be led by Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee Secretary General & Chef de Mission Robert Graham.more

39 make up Team Cook Islands

A team of 39 athletes and officials will represent the Cook Islands at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, scheduled to be held from July 23 to August 3.more

Cooks represented at the Queens Baton Launch

Tupuna Mitchell represented the Cook Islands at the Glasgow 2014 Queens Baton Launch at Buckingham Palace. Puna was amongst all 71 Nations in the well-attended ceremony which attracted crowds of supporter as well as some of Scotland's greatest athletes, young people from across the Commonwealth and senior representatives from across the Commonwealth.more

HM The Queen launches Glasgow 2014 Queen's Baton

HM the Queen launched the Glasgow 2014 Queens Baton Relay at Buckingham Palace today at a simple but hugely well-attended ceremony which attracted crowds of supporter as well as some of Scotland's greatest athletes, young people from across the Commonwealth and senior representatives from across the Commonwealth.more

10 Medal, 7 Athletes...

A 7 athlete represented the Cook Islands at the 9th Pacific Mini Games won 10 medals, one of the smallest teams at the games, however one of the biggest impacts during the games.

Congratulation Team Cook Islands.more
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Team Cook Islands FUNDRAISER RUN-A-THON, Saturday 6th June 2015, starting from Titikaveka 7am - 10am

Tuku ite Kura, Saturday 13th June (time to be confirmed) at House of Ariki, Betela, Arorangi

Team Cook Islands Church Service, Saturday 20th June (time to be confirmed) at the SDA Church Avarua. Sunday 21st June, codes will attend different services around the island, times and services info has been given to Team Leaders.

Team Cook Islands Photo Shoot, Monday 22nd June at 5pm, at the BCI Stadium, Tereora

Team Cook Islands attending the Olympic Day Fun Run, Tuesday 23rd June at 5pm, in front of Banana Court.

Member of Team Cook Islands start departing for the games on the 28th June 2015.




Telecom Medal Tally after Day 5 of the Manea Games, Aitutaki still lead the table, with Mauke in 2nd, followed by Mangaia, Mitiaro and Atiu. Day 6 of competition will see the island continuing the Cricket and Tennis competitions.


Commonwealth Games Programme

Programme of events and dates when Team Cook Islands athletes will be competing:


Patricia Taea

Sun 27 Jul    14:30       Women’s 100m R1

Wed 30 Jul   18:30       Women’s 200m R1

Alex Beddoes

Tue 29 Jul    10:00       Men’s 800m R1


Games will be played from Thursday 24 July to Friday 1 August


Sat 26 Jul    

11:16       Kenya v Cook Islands

14:40       Cook Islands v Trinidad & Tobago

19:30       South Africa v Cook Islands

Sun 27 Jul    Playoffs, Semi and Finals


Luisa Peters

Wed 30 Jul   15:30       Women’s +75kg


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