Get to know the amazing women behind the 2018 All Blacks

Alongside every great man is an even greater woman.

Let's face it, many of us have an endless fascination with our sporting heroes. They perform amazing feats on the field, but what about their home lives? The All Blacks have incredibly demanding schedules and they rely on support from home while they're endlessly away on tour.

It can't be easy, though, juggling things back home while your other half is out putting his body on the line week after week. It takes a pretty special woman to be able to handle that. So here's everything you need to know about the women behind our mighty All Blacks.