Author(s): Ben Sigmund
Fully Committed is the autobiography of Ben Sigmund, All Whites and Phoenix defender.
It’s a story about sport, life and never giving up.
“Fully Committed” is the fascinating story of an ordinary kiwi bloke who overcame obstacles and setbacks both on and off the pitch to become an icon in New Zealand football.
Ben Sigmund was born in Blenheim, raised in Canterbury and played for the full All Whites side when he was still a teenager. An illustrious football career beckoned – and was eventually achieved – but it was anything but smooth sailing.
Jason Pine has been involved in the media industry for 23 years and is currently employed by New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME). He is the Operations Manager for radio stations Newstalk ZB and Radio Sport in Wellington, as well as weekday breakfast sports-reader on Newstalk ZB.