What your coach never told you about Haka

  A haka is a traditional ancestral war cry, dance or challenge of the Māori people; currently used today as the New Zealand national rugby union team, the “All Blacks” and a number of other New Zealand national teams perform before their international matches. Some non-New Zealand sports teams have adopted the haka. Ever wondered what the haka translation was what it meant and its origin? What is Haka? It is a generic term for the Maori dance. It is a disciplined, yet emotional dance. This complex dance is an expression of the passion, vigour and identity of the race. It is at its best, truly, a message of the soul […]