Dame Val helps put sister on the podium
Lisa Adams has turned her life around to smash world records in Para shot put, with the help of her Olympic champion sister.
World No.1 thrower’s pursuit of happiness
Tayla Clement is on track to become one of NZ’s best Para athletes. But she’s made it clear that if her quest for records and medals impacts her mental health, she will walk away.
Running doctor scores world-first for women
“I can’t even comprehend that. It’s crazy,” she says, in an interview with Dirt Church Radio
Mountain queen climbs out of deep, dark hole
Kiwi mountain trail running star Anna Frost fell into a “deep dark hole”, overwhelmed by public attention. Now she has a new outlook on running.
The young vaulter soaring closer to Eliza McCartney
Teenager Olivia McTaggart is pushing the limits to have not one, but two Kiwi women pole vaulters at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
A high-altitude path to breaking tradition
A little over a year after first hitting the mountain paths, Nancy Jiang is taking the trail running world by storm.
The Kiwi lawyer helping to clean up global sport
After leading the reform of an athletics world in turmoil, Auckland lawyer Maria Clarke is now in demand to help sports bodies around the globe.
Rising shot put star leaves the best till last
New world junior shot put champion Maddison Wesche may already be lauded as the next Valerie Adams.