Rio Olympics: Who is in NZ's judo team?

Kiwi Judo star Darcina Manuel. Photo / Greg Bowker.
Kiwi Judo star Darcina Manuel. Photo / Greg Bowker.

New Zealand will send one person to the Rio Olympics to compete in the judo competition.

DARCINA MANUEL
BIRTHDATE: 24 September, 1992.
HOMETOWN: Gisborne.
PREVIOUS OLYMPICS nil.
FACT: A Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, Manuel is based in Perth, where her local club recently held a fundraiser to help her on her road to Rio.

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