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Finn Anderson - Canoe Slalom

Finn is an up-and-coming Canoe Slalom athlete from Tauranga. Last year he debuted at his first Under 23 World Championships. While he's not training, Finn is a raft guide at Vector Wero and coaches a range of younger athletes. This year he aims to make a semifinal at his second Under 23 World Championship and qualify for the New Zealand High Performance Squad.    

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Mary Ieremia-Allan - Hockey

Amidst her involvement on political fronts and being heavily involved in the performing arts, Mary Ieremia-Allan is an up-and-coming sportswoman. Currently, she is working towards Co-Captaining the Touch Blacks Open Women’s side to a Trans-Tasman victory against Australia and Japan. During the Touch Rugby off-season, she can also be found in training for the Junior Black Sticks squad. 

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Leila Walker - Cycling

Born and bred in Cambridge, Leila races (BMX) on both on a national and international level having claimed Six World titles and ten National titles within her eleven years of competing. She has begun her newest journey in the elite ranks and is looking forward to the challenge ahead.

 

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Tannika Leger-Walker - Basketball 

Tannika is a young basketball prospect who attended the U17 World Championships in Hungary last year and is looking to continue her involvement within the New Zealand national age group programmes.  She is currently a Year 12 student of St. Peter's who is focusing on completing her studies while involving herself in coaching and supporting junior teams and players. You can find her coaching with the Basketball Secrets academy every Sunday, sharing her knowledge and skills with juniors new to the game.