Participants

Paul HENARE

Paul HENARE
    Basketball
Birth Date:   
Age:   
Gender:   Men

Weight (Kg):  0

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
BKB Basketball Men 3

Paul HENARE - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 6 Apr 20:00
Men Preliminary Round Pool A
Nigeria
65
New Zealand
110
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 21:00
Men Preliminary Round Pool A
New Zealand
73
Australia
79
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 18:30
Men Preliminary Round Pool A
Canada
60
New Zealand
82
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 12:30
Men Semifinal
New Zealand
86
Canada
88
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 9:00
Bronze Medal Event Men Bronze Medal Game
Scotland
69
New Zealand
79
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights

Played college basketball at Utah Valley University, before returning to play in the New Zealand National Basketball League (NZNBL), where he won three championships (1999, 2000, 2006) and was named assist champion a record five-times (2001, 2004-05, 2007, 2009). Part of the inaugural New Zealand Breakers team that joined Australia's National Basketball League (NBL) in 2003, where he played until his retirement in 2011, after winning the NBL championship. His jersey (#32) was the first to be retired by the club. Represented New Zealand on several occasions, including two Olympic Games (2000, 2004), a fourth-place finish at the 2002 World Championship, and a silver medal at the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games.

Began coaching in the NZNBL in 2011 with the Hawkes Bay Hawks, before switching to the Southland Sharks in 2013, where he led the club to two championships (2013, 2015). Named NZNBL Coach of the Year three times (2012-13, 2015). In 2013, named the New Zealand Breakers assistant coach, before taking over the head coach role in 2016. (basketball.org.nz, 20 Jun 2007; archive.fiba.com, 2018; stuff.co.nz, 16 Mar 2015; stuff.co.nz, 25 Aug 2012)


Appointment: March 2015 (stuff.co.nz, 16 Mar 2015)
Other role: Head coach of the New Zealand Breakers (NBL) (nbl.com.au, 13 Mar 2018)
Previous role: Assistant coach of the New Zealand Breakers (NBL) (nbl.com.au, 13 Mar 2018)
Additional information

SHORT-HANDED
Came out of retirement in 2014, after four Southland Sharks players where suspended, which required HENARE to be both a player and coach for one game. (stuff.co.nz, 30 May 2014)



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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