Further Personal Information
||Victoria University: Wellington, NZL
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She took up swimming at age seven.
|Club / Team
||Capital Swim Club: Wellington, NZL
||Tash (olympic.org.nz, 2011)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Qualifying for New Zealand's 2008 Olympic Games team. (stuff.co.nz, 01 Apr 2008)
|Awards and honours
||She was named Wellington's Female Sportsperson of the Year in 2008. (The Dominion Post, 24 Jul 2008)
||She was a member of New Zealand's surf lifesaving team. (The Dominion Post, 24 Jul 2008)
||Her younger sister, Georgia, is also a swimmer. (The Dominion Post, 24 Jul 2008)
At New Zealand's trials for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, she only recorded the fifth best 200m freestyle time and was set to miss out on a spot at the Games. She was handed a second chance after 200m backstroke specialist Melissa Ingram withdrew from the relay because it clashed with her individual event. (stuff.co.nz, 01 Apr 2008)