The Australasian Police and Emergency Services (APES) Games took place in Rotorua. The APES games builds camaraderie and promotes a healthy lifestyle through participation in sport while heightening the public’s awareness of Police and Emergency Services. The Cook Islands sent teams to participate in the following sports which are Lawn bowls, Darts, Ten pin bowling and cross fit.
Athletics Cook Islands were able to choose two athletes to represent at the World Athletics Cross Country Championships in Bathurst Australia. Andrew Logan and Maya Postrzygacz have been training under coach Greg Gustafson who is an American qualified middle to long distance track and road racing coach.
We welcomed back 18 athletes who represented the Cook Islands in swimming, lawn bowls, boxing, weightlifting and athletics at the 2022 Commonwealth Games.