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A BLAST FROM THE PAST – WHERE ARE THEY NOW ?

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Hi everyone, have a bo beep at this Maroubra Lions junior team from the past. There are some exceptional footy players amongst this group who on first glance are now either dedicated family men, successful businessmen or even a Fox Footy commentator ! Where are they now ?? Let us know by commenting on the bottom of this page.    

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CONGRATULATIONS TO YOUNG LIONS ON BEING SELECTED FOR 2018 JUNIOR BUNNIES

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The Maroubra RLFC are proud to advise that our following players have been selected to represent South Sydney Juniors in their 2018 Junior Bunnies development program – UNDER 13 JOSEPH TEAUPA & SETH MANNING UNDER 14 JAVEI CHAN KUM KONG UNDER 15 CARSON KAHO,  NAATI TEAUPA,  BRAYDEN JANG,  JONATHAN CHAN KUM TONG CLEMENT HALAHOLO, IZAYAH TUIGAMALA We congratulate all players on their selection as well as all the other players from within our junior league. The Junior Bunnies program has been the launchpad for many South...

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Meet our new Mighty Under 5s’ Lion Cubs

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After a few pre-season setbacks we have finally been able to put together a Under 5 team for the 2018 junior league season.   The success of a junior rugby league club starts at the earliest age division & in recent years our success as a club has come from the solid growth in our ranks within the Mini League age groups along with the support of the parents.   Naomi D’ettore has just completed her Modified Coaching Course (MCC) & is looking forward to the development of her young players as the season progresses with the...

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THE MAROUBRA RLFC MYSTERY PERSON – WHO AM I ?

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See if you can guess who the Maroubra Lions RLFC mystery person is ?   I became involved with the Maroubra Lions in the early 80s’. I started as a trainer & manager for our Under 6 team. I could never cut it as a coach. A leading official with another junior league club once said I could not coach a choko vine over a back fence ! In the late 80s’ I became involved firstly with the junior Bunnies & then the South Sydney junior representative squads. In another life my skills would have been well suited to the Egyptian Pharoahs...

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YOUNG LIONS EXPERIENCE HELPS ST AIDANS TO SHINE IN THE BOB MCCARTHY CUP

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The prestigious Bob McCarthy Cup is a rugby league carnival where schools all across the South Sydney District converge on Rowland Park Daceyville.   Over 350 boys & girls enjoyed a day of junior footy played in good spirit with the NRL Game Development officers overseeing games across the many fields with assistance from the South Sydney Referees Association.   Local school St Aidans who for many years did not field a team in the cup have recent years been outstanding in the competition.   This year they took out two of the...

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SOME WISE WORDS ON JUNIOR COACHING & CLUB CULTURE

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Recently the Maroubra RLFC junior coaches had the privilege to hear some wise words & insights on junior coaching from Michael Maguire a NRL Premiership winning coach of the mighty South Sydney Rabbitohs. We were very appreciative to have Michael give his valuable free time to our volunteer junior coaches. He has a passion for the coaching of young players & development of a work ethic & club culture to make them be the best they can be on & off the field. One of our astute junior coaches Rob Yeldon was good enough to put...

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NSW RUGBY LEAGUE (NSWRL) PARENTS HANDOUT

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This is an informative handout whether this is your son or daughter’s first season playing footy or returning for the 2018 season. The NSWRL have put together some key information that will help parents become involved within our junior league club.  The handbook includes great information, including the following –  What to expect from your Junior Rugby League club How you can get involved in your Junior Rugby League club – they all need volunteers The National Rugby League National Code of Conduct for Spectators...

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COMING SOON !

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We will unleash WHO AM I in the coming weeks – look out !

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WELCOME TO THE NEW SOUTH SYDNEY NRL GAME DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

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The Maroubra RLFC welcome Rueben Wilson who has recently taken up the position of NRL Game Development Officer for the South Sydney District. Rueben has a good background in junior coaching & has been involved with the South Sydney junior development squads. The previous GDO Paul McNicholas has taken extended leave to look after his upcoming new daughter Morgan. We wish Paul & his wife all the very best. We also wish Rueben all the best in his new position & look forward to working with him especially with our annual junior...

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