RLN introduce new General Manager

16     Rugby League Northland is pleased to announce the appointment of Phil Marsh as the new                                               General Manager.

Phil will commence his new role on the 12th March 2018.

Hailing from Utakura the birth place of The Hokianga Pioneers, Phil has been involved in the game of league for a very long time.  Rugby league runs through the veins of his whanau with the involvement of his father who played and coached Premier Rugby League in Auckland.  Phil is married with three daughters all of whom support his appointment and his passion for the game.


Phil has played and coached from grassroots to National level, and as a Manager of a local Community Enterprise for over 15 years has gained valuable knowledge on how to run an organisation to best meet the needs of its stakeholders.  With his knowledge of the local communities and people this will hugely contribute in achieving growth and support of the game of Rugby League in Northland.