TAWNA WOODS I first met Tawna on the ski slopes in Canada. Her and her fellow kiwi gal pal Amity were two babes on the snowfield who not only knew their stuff about skiing/snowboarding and coaching kids, but were super fun and always had a knack and passion for sport.. Fast forward 5 years and … More From Ski bunny to muma fitness trainer..
Emily Gaddum (nee Naylor) aka Em, Emz, Mossy (don’t ask her why) WHO SHE IS: Emily grew up Palmy North, New Zealand and although I personally met her on the tennis court (and quite a handy player she is), she soon found her niche on the hockey turf. While at secondary school she played for … More Emily and the Black Sticks hockey adventures..
Hello! My name is Janelle and I live in Taupo, New Zealand and race in competitive endurance Motocross events. So what that means is: I ride Motocross bikes but the course is set up for the bush / farms and I ride for hours rather than minutes. Its slower than Motocross but requires more skill … More Janelle and her Endurance Motorcross Events..
SACHA JONES – co-founder of realyou.co.nz AND professional tennis player. Sacha is currently based in Auckland, and has traveled the world as a professional tennis player for twelve years. She spent much of her time living in Florida (the tennis mecca of the world) and trained at the IMG Academy. What is it you do Sacha?? Being … More Sacha Jones and REAL YOU..
I caught up with Racquel at Wanderlust Festival NZ who is a master at Slacklining. And not just slacklining. Yoga Slacklining. Together with her partner Sam they teach all over the world at all the Wanderlust festivals, they run retreats and are some of the most humble people you will meet. They teach tricks on … More YogaSlackers with Racquel..
The Australian Open has just wrapped up and BOY O BOY it was a goodie!! On one hand I’m sad we no longer get to watch the top players battle it out, but on the other hand, I’m a little glad I get my sleep back. I am one of those border-line-crazy-about-tennis people. For me, … More Tennis – Should Men & Women be paid the same??
A number of weeks ago a documentary appeared in my inbox – ‘What’s with Wheat‘. We were given a deadline to screen it for ‘free’ and sure enough I managed to watch it in the nick of time.. Now, I have been involved with a nutritional cleansing company for over a year and they talk … More What’s with wheat??
Jess Reynolds – Surfing How long have you been surfing for?? I’be been surfing for about 6 years. I first learnt while in Australia when I fell for a surf instructor.. ! 🙂 WHY do you do what you do?? I surf because it’s cool. There are heaps of uber babes and it’s the … More Surfing with Jess..
New Year’s resolutions. You either love them or hate them. You either stick to them for about 6 weeks or you are super duper determined and SERIOUSLY put money where your mouth is. 2017 has started on a rocky slope of a downhill wizz for me – I had my prize possession glow-in-the dark hula … More 7 HOT Tips to keep the NY resolutions ALIVE..
After HARPING on for 6 years that my New Year’s resolution was to do a triathlon, I went guns blazing into the half ironman world straight off the bat, without ANY experience in the Tri world.. and these are things I learnt.. 1) Join a SQUAD I had always considered ‘triathlons’ / ‘multi-sport’ to be more … More What I learnt from doing a half Ironman..