Welcome to the U16 Girls team! All players eligible for this age group should be in 2006 – 2007 for the 2021/22 season.
The U16 Girls team is led and coached by our Societe Generale Valley RFC Pro Coach Justine Lavea. The team management and communications are led by parent team manager Gary Oxley. Click on the bio’s below to find out more about them and how to contact them with any questions about the U16 Girls program.
The U16 Girls team trains for the regular season from September 2021 to April 2022 for the upcoming 2021/22 season. They predominantly train every Tuesday evening and Sunday morning at Happy Valley Recreation Ground #6 unless there is a match / tournament or it is a key holiday period. There is also some ad hoc Thursday training and challenges to take part in.
**This upcoming season’s regular training schedule is being finalised and will be communicated via the team manager shortly. Note – pre season training is due to start 24th August 2021 with more details to follow shortly. Any questions in the meantime please contact the U16 team manager or email us at email@example.com**
Justine (a loose forward) is a 2 time world cup New Zealand Black Fern winner. She has played for the Black Ferns in both XVs and VIIs, Manusina VIIs, Barbarian Women’s International Club and is a World XVs International player. Justine also leads our overall Girls Youth Development programme.
Gary's bio coming soon!