Canoe races: Lisa Carrington inspires a new generation of small town heroes


Newly appointed Dame Lisa Carrington opens up to NZ Herald Focus’s Cheree Kinnear during a hectic 2021, reconnecting with her family after Tokyo and what lies ahead as she commits to another Olympic cycle . Video / Andrew Warner / Photosport

It’s not long after 6.30am, but already there is some excited chatter in the air. A group of young people have gathered for their morning paddle, but this is not just an ordinary training session at the

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