MAORI SUCCESS AT THE HALBERGS
He Whakamihi ki a Kahurangi Noeline Taurua DNZM, Lisa Carrington MNZM, Sid Going MBE.
Seven individual Māori athletes were finalists in the Halberg awards and numerous others where in team finalists, below is a list of Māori winners:
- Sportswomen of the year award – Lisa Carrington MNZM (Te Aitanga-a-Māhaki, Ngāti Porou)
- Coach of the year – Dame Noeline Taurua DNZM (Ngāpuhi)
- Leadership Award – Dame Noeline Taurua DNZM (Ngāpuhi)
- Hall of Fame inductee – Sig Going MBE (Ngāpuhi)
Supreme Winners ‘The Silver Ferns’ and Team of the year, led by Dame Noeline Taurua.