Ashleigh Sando | Sport2018
Ashleigh Sando is a long jumper and 100m hurdler who hails from Taupo and now calls Hamilton home. Starting athletics at the age of 7 Ashleigh has been representing New Zealand over the last 13 years beginning as a high jumper but now has her sights set on the long jump and hurdles as her chosen events. After finishing her degree in 2016 she made the move back to the Waikato to fully commit to athletics under the coaching of Criss Strange. Currently the 2017 Senior Women’s Oceania 100m Hurdles Champion Ashleigh’s long term plan is to take the next step up on the international stage and represent New Zealand at World level events.