Dr Lynne Coleman MNZM

Lynne is a general practitioner and sports doctor who has been involved with elite sport for almost twenty years. Initially with North Harbour Rugby and Netball teams, she has also served as Medical Director for Basketball NZ, Athletics NZ and is currently Medical Director of Swimming NZ. Lynne has been travelling doctor for NZ BlackFerns and NZ U20s rugby teams.

Lynne started her work as an Olympic and Commonwealth Games doctor in Athens in 2004, co-led the NZOC Health Team from the Melbourne Commonwealth Games in 2006 and has led the NZOC Health Team since 2008 through to 2012 London Olympics.  She attended Glasgow 2014 and Rio 2016 games as team doctor.  

Lynne has also served as an elected member of the Waitemata District Health Board 2001-10.