Karina Stowers

Karina Stowers (nee Penetito) has had five campaigns with the Black Ferns and will be raring to add to her tally after featuring in all three Tests last season.

A member of the Auckland Secondary Schools team in 2002 and 2003, Karina has also been involved in bringing on the next generation of players in New Zealand, as a coach of schoolgirl rugby teams in addition to her teaching duties.


Rugby Ground:
Liston Park
Rugby player and why: Sherwin Stowers
Earliest rugby memories: Playing prop for Manurewa High School
Biggest influence on your rugby career and why: My Dad
Food: Self-saucing pudding
Actor/Actress: Jack Black
Movie: Taken, Pitch Perfect
Book: The Bible
Singer/Band/Music: Maisy Reka
Holiday destination: Panguru
Non-rugby sports team: NZ Breakers

I hate it when...I'm late
I can't live family
If I wasn't a rugby player I would be ...a mum
Something interesting about me...I am the oldest of five children and there is a 20 year age gap between me and my youngest sister

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