Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She started playing with her family.
|Why this sport?
||After being diagnosed with breast cancert at age 29 her doctor advised her to take it easy for a year. So she gave up netball and indoor basketball and started to play bowls instead.
|Club / Team
||Christchurch: Christchurch, NZL
||Chilli (nzherald.co.nz, 08 Jan 2010)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning two national fours titles with her mother and sister. (nzherald.co.nz, 08 Jan 2010)
|Hero / Idol
||Cricketer Richard Hadlee and rugby player Sid Going. (nzherald.co.nz, 08 Jan 2010)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Be yourself, relax and enjoy....People ask who I am about to play and most of the time all I know is what rink I am on. I never worry about who I am playing." (nzherald.co.nz, 08 Jan 2010)
||Her mother, Millie, and sister, Marina, have represented New Zealand in bowls. (nzherald.co.nz, 08 Jan 2010)
She won bronze at the 2002 and 2006 Commonwealth Games. (New Zealand Commonwealth Games Guides, 2010)