28 Feb 2013

Parata takes Scottish coaching role

7:47 pm on 28 February 2013

Former Silver Fern Gail Parata is to become the coach for Netball Scotland.

She affiliates to Ngati Ruanui, Nga Ruahinerangi, Nga Rauru, Ngati Toa, Te Atiawa ki Whakarongotai and Ngai Tahu.

Her involvement in the game spans nearly a quarter of a century - including time with the New Zealand Aotearoa Maori team.

Most recently, Parata has worked as an advisor to the chief executive of Maori Tourism.