Retired Silver Ferns shooter Jodi Brown: “Laura leaves a legacy of hard work, grind, going above and beyond, pushing people beyond their limits, exploring new and innovative ways of challenging and winning. Passion and uniqueness is also what I think she has a legacy for. She’s never tried to be anyone else and is always […]
Playing in the Australian domestic competition had sharpened her play and brought out the best in her as a person and netballer. The chance to return for another season and help the Lightning defend their title was too good to turn down.
Silver Ferns: Karin Burger, Gina Crampton, Ameliaranne Ekenasio, Sulu Fitzpatrick, Maddy Gordon, Kelly Jury, Claire Kersten, Bailey Mes, Kimiora Poi, Katrina Rore, Shannon Saunders, Te Paea Selby-Rickit, Michaela Sokolich-Beatson, Whitney Souness, Jane Watson, Maia Wilson.Development Squad: Ellie Bird, Aliyah Dunn, Tayla Earle, Temalisi Fakahokotau, Monica Falkner, Kate Heffernan, Jamie Hume, Erena Mikaere, Grace Nweke, Samantha […]
For the Māori TV stuff, she seems to be a natural. She doesn’t need to do much prep. Whereas, if it was myself, I’d be stressing about it all week – what I’m going to say? Her ability to roll with it on the spot is quite cool – she doesn’t seem to get too […]
“My formal training through university was in forestry and so I spent quite a lot of time in senior roles around New Zealand in forestry. My first chief executive role was of Timberland West Coast, after that I spent five years in local government as the chief executive of Central Otago District Council.
“Like the NRL we need to be bigger, we need to be broader and appeal to a greater range of sponsors and broadcasters. We can put the band aid on for one more year and deliver something the crowds and fans still love, but beyond that we would be quite nervous,” Mackinnon told the United […]
“I’d started thinking maybe post-Tokyo [2020 Olympics] I’d look around and see what else was out there for me. When the role at Snow Sports NZ came up, I thought if ‘I’m going to leave athletics, this is the role I’d do it for’,” she says.
The former Destiny’s Child singer gave onlookers an Eiffel during a 2016 trip to Paris, posing with daughter Blue Ivy Carter, eight, in matching floral dresses in front of the city’s towering landmark.
8. 534 Silver St., Coventry, CT Price: $450,000Why it’s here: Originally built in 1760, this was the home of locally treasured Caprilands Herb Farm, which belonged to Adlema Simmons, the so-called first lady of herbs. The 63 acres include a 1790s Colonial farmhouse, barn, and greenhouse, which are in need of some TLC. The 3,096-square-foot […]
Inspired by the success of his economic model, Kumar is now working towards putting the spotlight on food and nutrition through urban farms. “Why should our food come only from areas beyond 2,000 km from our cities?” he asks. While the maiden urban farm project launched in New Delhi last year, similar initiatives will be […]