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MAROUBRA CENTURY 21 & BILLYS BAR ESPRESSO SEASON REVIEW – UNDER 11 REDS

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MAROUBRA CENTURY 21 SEASON REVIEW – UNDER 11 REDS GO DOWN NARROWLY IN GRAND FINAL THRILLER   Congratulations to the team on a fine year of junior footy but on the day the Coogee-Randwick Wombats were the better team on the day to take out the Grand Final by 30-24. Only a few weeks before the Wombats had a resounding win in the major semi-final so the Young Lion Cubs bounced right back to form. Next season they play the full field with thirteen players which will be a whole new dimension.   The 2019 Grand Final squad comprised...

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MISSO FITNESS SPEED & AGILITY END OF SEASON REPORT – UNDER 9 GREENS

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  The U9 Green’s had another fun filled year. It was great to see the majority of kids back again and it was great fun playing in a competitive league. The season started with a narrow win against the early pace setters, the All Blacks. Although for a while we thought we had lost due to some suspect score keeping from our Manager, Alex Nicholson. Thankfully the Ground Official kept us right! The league was very competitive and the kids gave a great account of themselves throughout. The defensive line grew stronger every game and their...

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CORE MORTGAGE BROKERS END OF SEASON REPORT – UNDER 10 REDS

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CORE MORTGAGE BROKERS SEASON REVIEW – UNDER 10 MAROUBRA REDS CAP A GREAT YEAR WITH THEIR GRAND FINAL WIN To finish off a great season of footy our Under 10 Reds run out convincing winners by 30-6 against the Coogee-Randwick Wombats. Congratulations to both teams on an outstanding season. Our Young Lions went through the season undefeated which is a remarkable feat. The new Coach James Pickering was well received by everyone & as he has done in the past, developed the skills of his players immensely as the season went on. The 2019...

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HOLFORDS POOL SERVICES END OF SEASON REPORT – A BIG YEAR FOR THE UNDER 7 GREEN MACHINE

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It was a big year for the U7 Maroubra Green Team -THE GREEN MACHINE!    Loosing two players from the 2018 season and welcoming into the team three new players for 2019.    The boys have had lots of fun, and really clicked as a playing group. The skills & progression from the start of the season to the end in defence (particularly ensuring tackles are safe and below shoulders and above knees) and general catch-pass-run skills has been amazing to witnesses.   The kids have put in the hard-work and have been a...

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MEET OUR FINAL UNSUNG LIONS VOLUNTEER

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Although he stood for the position of the Secretary of the Maroubra Lions RLFC everyone should remember that this is a volunteer position that takes countless hours of work behind the scenes. Meet Peter Kondilios – another unsung volunteer of the Maroubra Lions RLFC. In addition to the many off field duties of the Club Secretary Peter manages to either coach or assist with a number of our teams on training & game day. Whilst many were waking up on a Sunday morning during the season, Peter was busy – often alone in setting up...

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MEET TWO MORE OF THE LIONS UNSUNG VOLUNTEERS

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To run a junior rugby league club or any other sporting group is an enormous task even at the best of times. Even more so in this day & age. To run it as a volunteer as well as raising a young family along with working is even more remarkable. To run a junior rugby league club originally established in 1952 that continues to grow requires dedication, commitment & a respect to assist others within our community to make a difference. Meet two of our unsung volunteers at the Maroubra Lions RLFC – WENDY NIKAS & GEORGIE ISRAEL....

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PEAK INVESTMENT PARTNERS SUPPORTS THE MAROUBRA LIONS WITH A NEW MARQUEE TENT

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The Maroubra Lions RLFC would like to take the opportunity to welcome PEAK INVESTMENT PARTNERS on board & thank them for  their generous support in providing us with a marquee tent. Our volunteer ground officials will especially welcome the marquee Founded in 2003, Peak Investment Partners is a successful boutique Australian portfolio manager who partners with individuals, families and ‘not for profit’ organisations to achieve their investment goals. For more information: (+61 2) 8274 5800 I info@peakinvest.com.au I...

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SOUTHS JUNIORS GIRLS COMPETITION – WHAT A RESOUNDING SUCCESS

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Don’t these smiles say it all ? The inaugural South Sydney Juniors Girls Competition has now concluded & the overwhelming feedback is that is was a resounding success, both on & off the field. Played in a non competitive format in the 8, 10 & 12 year old age groups the quality of play, skill & sportsmanship by all was something you had to see. Another positive to come from this comp was the first class behaviour of all of the spectators who attended the games each week applauding the good play from both of the teams on the...

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MEET SOME MORE OF OUR SNAPE GROUND STAFF VOLUNTEERS – SUE & NICK CLOUGH

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All of our Mini League teams who have played at Snape over the past few years would have come across our mother & son Ground Officials Sue & Nick Clough. Each weekend they make the trek down to Snape to volunteer their valuable free time to ensure the Mini League games can go ahead. They battle the elements in their well appointed air conditioned card table office, rain or shine ! Sue & Nick became involved with the Mighty Lions back around 2009 when they met our Life Member John Costa (one of Maroubra’s finest gentlemen) at an...

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MEET ONE OF THE LIONS UNSUNG VOLUNTEERS @ SNAPE

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Do you recognise this gentleman ? If not there is very good chance that if you ventured down to Snape any Sunday you would have enjoyed one of his taste creations. Meet Life Member Clive Borg our BBQ Masterchef & one of the many unsung volunteers who make the Mighty Maroubra Lions the great club that it is. For many years he has manned the BBQ on a Sunday cooking up a storm for the many hungry young players, parents & supporters. Even though his grandsons Billy & Bryon are not playing rugby league this season Clive continues to...

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