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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..
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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) ..
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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..
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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..

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2017 Review: Brazil claim fifth World Grand Champions Cup title
Jan 17 6:26AM
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 - Brazil have enjoyed considerable success at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Grand Champions Cup. And the South American country's performances in September earned coach Renan Dal Zotto's men a fifth title in 2017 - the fourth in a row. read item »
Source: FIVB
Rory McIlroy making a comeback in Abu Dhabi
Jan 17 4:55AM
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — After a long layoff from golf, Rory McIlroy has some newfound sympathy for Tiger Woods.The 28-year-old Northern Irishman is making a comeback at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship after ending... read item »
Source: NZHerald.co.nz
The Latest: Ex-sports doctor faces dozens of his victims
Jan 17 4:50AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a former Michigan sports doctor who sexually assault young gymnasts (all times local):9:45 a.m.A family friend is the first victim to testify in an extraordinary four-day sentencing... read item »
Source: NZHerald.co.nz
South Africa 258 all out, India needs 287 to win 2nd test
Jan 17 4:50AM
CENTURION, South Africa (AP) — India needs 287 to win the second test after South Africa was all out for 258 in its second innings on Day 4 on Tuesday.___South Africa 335 (Aiden Markram 94, Hashim Amla 82, Faf du Plessis 63; Ravichandran... read item »
Source: NZHerald.co.nz
Despite doping scandals, Olympic fever grips Russian cinemas
Jan 17 3:30AM
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's going crazy for the Olympics. The 1972 Olympics.Even as the Russian team faces up to being barred from next month's Winter Games for doping offenses, audiences are flocking to see a movie about Soviet glory... read item »
Source: NZHerald.co.nz
Australian Open: a recap of Tuesday, lookahead to Wednesday
Jan 17 3:05AM
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open:LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAYTop-seeded Rafael Nadal is back on Rod Laver Arena to play his second-round match against Argentina's Leonardo Mayer after barely working up... read item »
Source: NZHerald.co.nz
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen fails to make Norway's Olympic team
Jan 17 3:00AM
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Olympic great Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has failed to make Norway's biathlon team for the Pyeongchang Games, missing out on a chance to compete at his seventh Olympics.With 13 medals, including eight gold, Bjoerndalen... read item »
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