Helping run the World Cup - from Waiheke
From a teenage volunteer at Team NZ 20 years ago, Michelle Hooper has become a sought-after organiser of pinnacle world sports events. Now the mum of three is helping deliver next month’s Rugby World Cup.
Australian rugby sadly still miles behind
Don’t panic. NZ v Australia in rugby remains one of the most lopsided rivalries in global sport. When you’re talking about the Black Ferns v Wallaroos, that is.
Ranfurly Shield rugby gets first female referee
Rebecca Mahoney is about to make rugby history as the first woman to referee a Ranfurly Shield challenge.
The strategic case for gender equity on sports boards
Introducing gender quotas for sports boards is far from being a nod to political correctness or a tick on some political agenda, says Women in Sport Aotearoa’s Rachel Froggatt.
How a bus crash made Stacey Waaka unstoppable
Stacey Waaka has no recollection of that terrifying moment when a logging truck ploughed into the back of her school bus, shunting it into a paddock.