Click here to see all the key Home Games for our Northern Swords games – 25th August v Southern Bulls @ Toll Stadium; 22nd September v Central Vipers @ Ohaewai Rugby Ground; 5th October v Wellington Orcas @ Hikurangi Rugby Ground; 7th October v Wellington Orcas @ Mt Smart Stadium – TV game.
Rugby League Northland has named its coaching team and squad for the Northern Swords 13s team. On July 14th, three squads of 22 players trialed to make the Swords. In an innovative approach to trials, not only were the players on trial – but so too were the Coaches!
New Swords Premier’s Coach, Jim Larkin, has named a large training squad to start preparations for the 2013 National Provincial campaign. Jim Larkin, who coached the Swords 15s for the first 3 years of the National Competitions, will now be focussed on developing the next generation of Northern Swords Representative. With many of Jim’s original 15s now playing Premier football.