Kanyon goes with Warriors in grandfather’s memory
Kanyon Paul will wear the Warriors jersey in next month’s NRLW with the blessing of her late grandfather - who helped her make the decision to cross the Tasman to play.
Youth worker wants to share Black Fern jersey’s power
Cristo Tofa is already making a difference in the lives of many young people, but she knows she can inspire them even more by playing at next year’s Rugby World Cup.
The mighty Hohepa sisters reunite
Black Ferns ‘Sevens Sisters’ by birth, Carla and Chyna Hohepa are back on the same side again, hoping to do their home province proud - in the same jerseys their parents once wore.
The science on transgender sport
The Detail talks to the person whose scientific work informed World Rugby’s controversial new proposed policy.
Should trans-athletes play women’s rugby?
Extra Time podcast: World Rugby is proposing to ban trans-athletes from playing in the women’s game, but will NZ rugby follow suit?
Poletti sisters moving mountains for late dad
Rivals on the rugby field, sisters Nina and Caterina Poletti will race together in the Coast to Coast - and their late dad will be with them.
Why NZ is outlier in world women’s sport
New Zealand is leading the world getting women’s sport back up and running. And new fans around the world are watching.
Extra Time: ‘We will cannibalise each other’
Is the answer to saving New Zealand’s professional sports teams creating super-franchises?
NZ and women’s sport
Three women’s world cups to be played in New Zealand over the next three years - but how well does this country really do when it comes to equity in sport?