Helene Barron

Helene comes to Snow Sports NZ with an extensive sports physiotherapy background, working with the NZ Olympic Committee as part of the NZ Health teams at the Rio and Tokyo Olympics, and Birmingham Commonwealth Games.  

She worked for High Performance Sport NZ with Cycling in the four year cycle covering the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, and with Para Cycling NZ in 2022. She cut her teeth working with both Netball NZ and Hockey NZ, and was a former NZ Junior Hockey representative.

Helene believes that life balance is the key to wellbeing and performance, both in her own life and the life of the athletes she works with. Helene is passionate about the outdoors and is an avid ultra trail runner in the summer and loves skiing with her family in the winter.