Media Release

MEDIA RELEASE: Record numbers take part in Cigna Round the Bays 2017

Cigna Round the Bays 2017 was the biggest and best yet – with 14,500 people from the wider Wellington region taking part.

MEDIA RELEASE: Run For Christchurch at Cigna Round the Bays

Wellington’s sold out event, Cigna Round the Bays, has opened up a number of special charity entries to help fundraise for the Christchurch Disaster Relief Fund.

Achilles Athlete goes ‘Back to the Mountain’ – Coast to Coast 2017

“You can limit your challenges or challenge your limits – I choose the later”. This is the mantra that Wellington Achilles Athlete, Richard Warwick, had in his mind as he tackled the Coast to Coast Mountain Run on Saturday 11 February, 2017.

Limitations only exist if you let them

Read how Achilles has helped 12 year old Jaden Movold achieve his goals and become a role model to encourage kids whatever their ability or disability to get out in the community and be active.

MEDIA RELEASE: Wellington runner steps it up with Cigna

Cigna New Zealand has launched an exciting campaign to encourage runners and participants alike to #STEPITUPNZ for Cigna Round the Bays 2017.

MEDIA RELEASE: 40 Years Running

Wellington’s iconic fun run event will celebrate its 40th year running next February – with registrations officially opening for the 2017 Cigna Round the Bays on 1 November.

MEDIA RELEASE: Cigna appoints Mary-Jane Daly to its New Zealand Board

Cigna New Zealand has announced the appointment of Mary-Jane Daly to its New Zealand Board as an Independent Director.

MEDIA RELEASE: Hundreds expected at childrens waterfront fun run

The Cigna Kids Waterfront Fun Run will be held next month with hundreds of children expected to take part. Now in its fourth year the annual Athletics Wellington event is run in partnership with Cigna New Zealand and Sport Wellington.

MEDIA RELEASE: Young at heart and living well – study shows Kiwis get better with age

Happiness improves with age according to 1000 New Zealanders surveyed for Cigna Insurance’s 360 Wellbeing Score New Zealand report.

Media Release: Travel Advisory - Airport Security Industrial Action

6 July 2016
Airport security staff at New Zealand's biggest airports are likely to hold rolling strikes between July 20 and July 27. The planned industrial action will impact the country's main domestic and international airports with a trio of three-hour strikes at Auckland and Wellington airports. There will also be a ban on overtime and extra hours at those two airports and at Christchurch Airport.
Please contact your airline or travel agent for updates on your flights.