HENRY Joline < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA New Zealand   
Gender Women
Born 29 Sep 1982 in Wanganui, NZL
Height1.83 m
Weight 78 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Partner Leif Johansson, son Te Aihireinga ['to be enlightened' in Maori]
Residence Hamilton, NZL
Occupation Athlete
Higher education Psychology - University of Waikato: Hamilton, NZL
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began playing netball at age eight.
Club / Team Central Pulse: Wellington, NZL
Name of coach Robyn Broughton [club], Waimarama Taumaunu [national]
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Wing defence
International Debut
Year 2004
Competing for New Zealand
Opponent Australia
Location Hamilton
General Interest
Nicknames Joly, Jojo, Jols (tvnz.co.nz, 01 Jun 2011; mynetball.co.nz, 13 Jul 2010)
Hobbies Water sports, shopping, cooking, going to the beach. (tvnz.co.nz, 01 Jun 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement Making her debut for New Zealand. (northernmystics.co.nz, 09 Aug 2010)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs She has lucky underwear. (stuff.co.nz, 12 Sep 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto "There is no substitute for hard work." (northernmystics.co.nz, 09 Aug 2010)
Other information MATERNITY LEAVE
She missed much of the 2012 season and all of the 2012 international programme after becoming pregnant. She gave birth to her son Te Aihireinga in January 2013. (mynetball.co.nz, 07 Oct 2013; stuff.co.nz, 12 Sep 2013)