Pita TAUFATOFUA (TGA)

TOTonga
Age:
38 years
Federation:
NUKU'ALOFA OUTRIGGER CANOE CLUB
Pita Taufatofua

Biography

Further Personal Information

PLACE OF RESIDENCE
Brisbane, Australia and Tonga
OCCUPATION
Taufatofua is a UNICEF ambassador and spends time working with homelessness charities, including at Sandgate House training homeless children to develop independent living skills
HIGHER EDUCATION
He has an engineering degree and is working on his master's degree
TRAINING PARTNER(S)
Malakai AHOKAVA
AMBITIONS
To represent Tonga at the Olympic Games in three different sports.
AWARDS AND HONORS
Flag bearer for Tonga at the Opening Ceremony for the Rio 2016 and PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games.
OTHER SPORTS
Taekwondo - Rio 2016 Olympian
Cross country skiing - PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympian