Local Legend, Sunshine Coast Lightning's Erena Mikaere
Jun
07
2017

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Name: Erena Mikaere

Position: GK/GD

Started playing when: I started playing when I was 8

Pre-game ritual or game superstitions: Eggs for breakfast and naps, I have to have a nap!

Training tips: Eat well and you'll be able to train well. 

Most memorable career moment: 2012, (The Waikato/Bay of Plenty Magic) Magic winning ANZ championships and training with the Diamonds.

Favourite quote: Shoot for the moon, if you miss you'll land among the stars.

Sporting hero: I have too many! Laura Langman! Rhonda Rousey, Richie McCaw...

What do you do in your down-time: Beach, chill, sleep.

Advice to young players interested in getting into the game: Just get in there - give it a go!

Best food for fuel: Smashed avocado with eggs.
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