Stacey Waaka (Fluhler)

World's leading women's rugby player

In our opinion (most people agree with us), Stacey is the best women's rugby player in the world. She continually wins player of the match including at the Rugby World Cup Final in 2022. Stacey's highlights reels of her tries, swerving runs, tackles and smiles are the best. On the rugby field, her nickname is 'The Smiling Assassin'. Stacey won an Olympic Gold Medal in 2020 with the Black Ferns Sevens. She has won two Rugby World Cups (2017 and 2022) with the Black Ferns.

Stacey is hugely community and family focused, doing a lot of good things. She is what people describe as a great human being. Stacey affiliates to the Ngai Tuhoe iwi. We are so excited to have Stacey in Fiji for our retreat. Stacey has achieved excellence on a world stage that most of us can only dream about.

Stacey will be sharing about how the Black Ferns turned around and achieved what was perceived as the impossible in winning the 2022 Rugby World Cup as well as sharing her tips and learnings on how to perform at your best.