Further Personal Information
||Southern Institute of Technology : Invercargill, NZL
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She started swimming at age six.
|Club / Team
||Waverly Swimming Club: New Zealand
|Name of coach
|Coach from which country?
|Coach from what year?
||Dutchie, D.1. (swimsouthland.org.nz, 24 Jan 2008)
||Chilling out with Lisa [Pankhurst], painting. (swimsouthland.org.nz, 24 Jan 2008)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning the 100m backstroke at the 2006 World Youth Championships in Brazil. (tvnz.co.nz, 25 Aug 2006)
|Hero / Idol
||New Zealand swimmer and coach Jeremy Duncan. (swimsouthland.org.nz, 24 Jan 2008)
||She suffered a shoulder injury in 2007. (The Southland Times, 16 Apr 2010)
She struggled with form in 2011 due to a shoulder injury. (tvnz.co.nz, 28 Mar 2012)
She is the first Southland swimmer to go to a Commonwealth Games since Richard Tapper 20 years ago. Her coach Jeremy Duncan says this is even more remarkable given that she did all her training from Southland. (The Southland Times, 12 Apr 2010)