A selection panel met before Christmas 2018 and appointed the S&P committee based upon interests received. The committee will comprise of:
- Gary Jackson (Convenor)
- Ian Dallas
- Ray Stott
- Warren Quennell
Fitness training has already commenced on Sundays 4 PM at Fraser Park and Mondays 6PM at Anderson Park, Botanical Gardens.
Pre-season fitness tests will be held on:
- Sunday 3 March 9:30 AM for 10 AM start (St. Pats Silverstream Gymnasium)
- Wednesday 6 March 6PM (Petone Recreation Ground – opposite grandstand)
Fitness test assessment protocol available here.
ALL level 1 referees and those who wish to be considered for level 1 games will have to sit and pass (80%) to be appointed to Premier rugby.
Those who didn’t sit/pass in 2018, will be required to do so before the season starts on 23 March to be considered.
Those who sat/passed in 2018, will be required to do so before 1 June to continue to be considered.