Maria Fredatovich had a stroke at the age of 13. Now 32, she enjoys a physically active lifestyle, refusing to let loss of peripheral vision, on-going balance and hand-eye coordination and problems stop her doing what she loves. More than that, Maria realised there was a need to help other young people who had the same challenges as herself..
These children were pretty excited to be able to meet Halberg Awards contender athletes on the Tuesday before the Halberg Awards night. Kevin Woolcott and Gordon Buchalter ran a coaching session and this gave the able bodied athletes and indication of the particular challenges that Mark, Cormac, Jaden, Faithleen and Matakorama (in the photo) ..
This is the third blog in a series looking at talent ID and development. The first blog I set the scene around Talent ID. The second I detailed what I believe should be the number one priority of every Talent ID programme and academy in New Zealand: developing the growth mindset in athletes. (to see the example scenario used to set the..
Does this sound familiar? All of you will have heard or been a part of the Talent I.D. process and the following example will not be new to you. ·
A leader within an NSO, RSO, Club or Secondary School starts to consider how to get more talent into their environment. They start with the mentality of “we need to have a talent pipeline tha..
LONDON (AP) — Jonathan Sexton did not finish the game. He had done enough to finish off England, though.Sexton and especially his fellow senior Ireland teammates finally won the Six Nations Grand Slam they craved when they beat... read item »
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Joey Logano cruised to his first NASCAR Xfinity Series victory of the season on Saturday, outpacing Justin Allgaier at Fontana.Logano pushed his Team Penske Ford to his 29th career Xfinity victory and his... read item »
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls are holding injured core players Lauri Markkanen, Zach LaVine and Kris Dunn out of Saturday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.Coach Fred Hoiberg says Markkanen is "significantly better" but... read item »
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. men's basketball team will play two exhibition games against Australia in Melbourne ahead of the 2019 Basketball World Cup.The Americans and Australians will play Aug. 22 and 24, 2019, at... read item »
A bombshell at the Breakers.According to reports out of Australia, Paul Henare is out as New Zealand Breakers coach, having rejected a contract extension from the franchise, a day after the club held their annual awards dinner.Fox... read item »
LONDON (AP) — From defending two-time champion to fifth place, England on Saturday achieved its worst Six Nations finish in 35 years.But coach Eddie Jones didn't believe there was much to repair after his side failed to stop Ireland... read item »
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Modern dragon boat racing is organised at an international level by the International Dragon Boat Federation (IDBF). The IDBF recognises two types of Dragon Boat Racing activities, namely Sport racing, as practised by IDBF member organisations; and Festival racing, which are the more traditional and .. more »