Kara speaks up about mental health awareness following Shane Young's powerful post-match korero

Breakfast 11/02/2019

After Shane Young's unanimous win over in Melbourne for the UFC 234 against Austin Arnett, he took to the stage to use his platform for the greater good.

After delivering a pepeha, and dedicating the fight to his biggest fan, his mum, he then spoke about mental health and youth suicide rates in NZ, and how they are the highest in the world.

The reason I got into this sport is so I can use this platform to try and spread some good in the world,

This sparked a conversation with our very own Kara, Stu and Tammy, who talked about the issue too.

 

 

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