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Two-time Olympic gold medallist Valerie Adams to visit Tonga. Photo: melino maka

Olympic gold medallist Valerie Adams to visit Tonga

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Valerie Adams to visit Tonga. Photo: melino maka Two-time Olympic gold medallist Valerie Adams will visit Nuku’alofa next week to promote healthy lifestyles and sports participation in Tonga. The shot put champion will conduct coaching clinics with up-and-coming athletes, speak with elite athletes, visit New Zealand-funded projects including the Just Play football […]

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A Rescue package for broke Tonga Rugby Union

World Rugby said Friday it had agreed on a rescue package for the financially strapped Tonga Rugby Union (TRU) designed to address long-standing governance concerns. The TRU revealed last month that it had been placed in receivership with debts of 300,000 pa’anga (US$130,000) and could not afford to pay staff salaries. It said that as […]

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