CURRENT NOMINATIONS FOR 2019 AOTEAROA MAORI SPORTS AWARDS

NOMINATIONS CLOSE 31 OCTOBER

UMPIRE/REFEREE

  • Paki PARKINSON (Waikato, Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngāi Te Rangi, Ngāi Tūhoe) RUGBY LEAGUE

ADMINISTRATOR

  • Raelene Castle (Ngāpuhi) RUGBY

DISABLED

  • Emma Foy (Ngāpuhi) PARA CYCLING
  • Cameron Leslie (Ngāpuhi) PARA SWIMMING, WHEELBLACKS

SPORTS TEAM

  • WOOLHANDLING – Sheree Alabaster (Ngāpuhi) & Pagan Karauria (Ngāti Kahungunu) World Champions

COACH

  • Noeline Taurua (Ngāpuhi) NETBALL

MAORI WORLD TEAMS CHAMPIONS

  • Sheree Alabaster (Ngāpuhi) & Pagan Karauria (Ngāti Kahungunu) WOOLHANDLING

MAORI INDIVIDUAL WORLD CHAMPIONS

  • Janae WHAKARAU (Ngāti Ruanui, Ngāti Raukawa) TAEKWON DO
  • Jessie SMITH (Ngāti Whātua, Ngāpuhi, Ngāi Tāmanuhiri) BMX

JUNIOR SPORTSWOMEN

  • Ella Soper (Ngāi Tahu) KARATE
  • Erica Fairweather (Ngāi Tahu) SWIMMING
  • Janae WHAKARAU (Ngāti Ruanui, Ngāti Raukawa) TAEKWON DO
  • Jessie SMITH (Ngāti Whātua, Ngāpuhi, Ngāi Tāmanuhiri) BMX
  • Nina HOETA (Te Atiawa) ARCHERY

JUNIOR SPORTSMAN

  • Tuhoto-Ariki Pene (Ngāti Tarāwhai) MOUNTAIN BIKING
  • Dallas Teepa (Ngāi Tūhoe) TOUCH FOOTBALL

SENIOR SPORTSWOMEN

  • Lisa Carrington (Te Aitanga ā Māhaki, Ngāti Porou) CANOE RACING
  • Kayla Emire (Te Whakatōhea) CANOE RACING
  • Joelle King (Ngāti Porou) SQUASH
  • Sarah Hirini (Ngāti Kahungunu) SEVENS RUGBY
  • Honey Hireme (Ngāti Raukawa) RUGBY LEAGUE/RUGBY SEVENS

SENIOR SPORTSMAN

  • Trent Boult ( Te Arawa, Ngāi Te Rangi) CRICKET
  • Lewis CLAREBURT (Waikato, Tainui) SWIMMING
  • Mitch EVANS (Ngāpuhi) MOTO RACING
  • Kaiwhare Kara-France ( ) MIXED MARTIAL ARTS