Māori volleyball player training to become Olympic gold medalist

By Te Ao Toa

Te Tori Dixon is a Māori volleyball star of Tainui whakapapa, playing for the US national volleyball team.

Dixon has been playing with the team for six years and has yet to play in the Olympics due to injuries.

She is now determined to win a gold medal at the next Olympic event and be the first Māori to do so for the sport.