Slade King and Frances Tague are used to dancing around the sports field and not in front of others, but that is not holding them back for this year's Harcourts Dancing for Hospice. It won't be long until they show off their jazz hands but this week they kick back with reporter Leah Tebbutt to discuss the journey so far and how they will find it hard when it's all over.
Slade King's job title does not scream dancer.
He is a strength and conditioning coach for Bay of Plenty Rugby.
But on August 10, he will be dressed in