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Rugby League Northland Develops Local Talent Rugby League Northland Develops Local Talent

Rugby League Northland is pleased to announce the employment of Joe Rau to the position of Development Officer. Joe will be responsible for delivery of the NZRL Program Backyard League, as well as providing coaching development support for local clubs and schools.

Swords Coaching visit Warriors HQ Swords Coaching visit Warriors HQ

On May 9th the swords coaching teams travelled to Warriors HQ as part of the preparation of for the 2012 season.

NZRL Game Plan NZRL Game Plan very well received in Northland

As part of its process of development and accountability, members of the NZRL management team are travelling around the country presenting the Game Plan update at a series of meetings open to anyone with an interest in Rugby League.

Introducing Alex Smits

Rugby League Northland Zone General Manager. Alex Smits has recently been appointed as the new GM for Rugby League Northland and he’s looking forward to the challenge of working in the ‘Winterless North’ and growing the game in our region. Moving up to Whangarei from Wellington he’ll be working with closely with local communities and businesses to help foster our great game of rugby league.

Northern Swords Coaching Team Announced

Planning is well under way for the Northern Swords 2012 Pirtek National Provincial Premiership Campaign. In the 3rd year of the competition Rugby League Northland General Manager Alex Smits is confident that the three teams competing will build on the improvement gained in the 2011 campaign.

NZRL Community Roots Carnival

On March the 11th over 100 happy kids braved the wet weather at Lyndvart oval in Kaikohe to be a part of the 3rd annual NZRL Roots Carnvial.

March 26 – Nrthn Adv

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