The closing ceremony saw athletes, volunteers and Port Moresby come together for one big party. Photo by Joanna Lester.
By Joel Fitzpatrick, Games News Service.
PORT MORESBY, July 18 – With fireworks, music, grass skirts and a sample of the Pacific’s rich and diverse culture, Port Moresby said a fond goodbye the 2015 Pacific Games in Saturday night’s closing ceremony at BSP Stadium. Continue reading
PORT MORESBY, July 16 – A selection of the best photos from around the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games as shot by Games News Service photographers.
Pushed to the brink: Kelly Osterbrink (AMA) saw PNG score 17 runs against her American Samoa team on Wednesday. Photo by Roan Paul
PORT MORESBY, July 15 – A selection of the best shots from around the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games on Tuesday as taken by Games News Service photographers.
0.02 close to call: Kaminiel Matlaun (PNG) wins the men’s 800m by 0.02 of a second. Photo by Isaac Tauno.
By James Cowling, Games News Service
PORT MORESBY, July 15 – Tahiti is set to continue its gold medal haul in taekwondo at the Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games after winning 13 of the 17 weight categories at Noumea 2011. Continue reading
French Polynesian dancers welcomed athletes to Bastille Day celebrations at the Games Village. Photo by Stephen Kwaragu.
By Marrian Rema and Ingrid Cosnier, Games News Service
PORT MORESBY, July 15 – Singing, fireworks and canapes rang in Bastille Day at the Port Moresby 2015 Games Village as athletes and officials from French-speaking New Caledonia, Tahiti and Wallis and Futuna gathered in celebration of France’s national day. Continue reading
Richard Kilarupa is adjusting well to beach volleyball. Photo by Fiona Munday
By Tumbe Sam, Games News Services
PORT MORESBY, July 15 – Papua New Guinea’s men’s beach volleyball team beat Fiji in straight sets in the round-robin matches at the BSP Stadium on Wednesday. Continue reading
Fiji kicked into high gear on Tuesday to finish equal with New Caledonia on the karate medal count. Photo by Olga Fontanellaz.
By Daniel Kerwin, Games New Service
PORT MORESBY, July 14 – Fiji wrapped up its Port Moresby 2015 Pacific Games karate campaign exactly as it had been hoping, taking gold in both the women’s and men’s team kumite events on Tuesday at BSP Arena. Continue reading