Nixon Penese (Capital) | 2017

Nixon has worked tirelessly coaching junior and senior female athletes to develop and improve their game.

Last year he coached the St. Mary’s College Senior A team that won the AA Schick National Secondary School Champs. At representative level, he coached the Wellington U19 team that finished 5th at the 2017 National U19 Championships.

Last year, he was awarded College Sport Wellington’s Male Coach of the Year and has recently been accepted into the prestigious Sport New Zealand’s Performance Coach Advance programme that will run from 2018 through until 2020.