Eye on the ball

Kapi-Mana News - - SPORT -

Bud­ding hockey star Taw­era Tito, from Ti­tahi Bay, gets ex­pert tute­lage from Blacks Sticks’ striker Stephen Jen­ness ear­lier this month as part of Welling­ton Hockey’s Elite Clin­ics pro­gramme. Jen­ness, who is in the midst of prepa­ra­tion for the Olympic games, took time out to run skills ses­sions with the re­gion’s ju­nior hockey reps, as well as teach­ing them the im­por­tance of cross-train­ing, sprint­ing and box­ing for con­di­tion­ing. The clin­ics aim to give the young play­ers a head start to the sea­son.

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