Personalities and Volunteers

David Reedy - Otago Whalers and SZRL Scorpions Coach

David Reedy is the current coach of the Southern Zone Premiership winning Otago Whalers side and is also the head coach of the Southern Zone Scorpions representative side for 2018. Have a read of this interview to get to know the man at the helm of an up and coming rugby league region.more

Jason Wilson - CRL Referee

This weekend, Canterbury Rugby League referee Jason Wilson will take the field to officiate the first round game in the 2018 National Championship between Northern Swords Rugby League and Wellington Rugby League in Whangarei.

This follows on from Jason's debut at National Premiership level last year when he officiated the game between the Canterbury Bulls and Akarana Falcons.more

Steve Martin - SZRL General Manager

Here we have an insight into our very own General Manager - Steve Martin. Steve's involvement of the game has been immense, and his influence is widespread even if he may not always receive credit for it. Have a read to find out more about the man in charge of rugby league in the south!more

Mel Piri - NZRL TDP Hub Manager- South Island/Wellington LeagueWise Coordinator

Anyone who has had anything to do with Southern Zone Rugby League will likely have come across Mel Piri before. Mel is the person who works tirelessly, and often thanklessly, to ensure that young up and comers in our sport are being given the best opportunities available to them. Mel's endless hours all over the country in recent years have resulted in some immense progress in talent in the south.more

Ricki Allan - Southern Zone Social Media and Communications Executive

Ricki Allan is our Social Media and Communications Executive - he is also the current captain of Otago University Rugby League Club, a front row forward for the Otago Whalers in the Southern Zone Premier Competition, and was last year selected in the South Island Scorpions Mens Premier side. We asked him to profile himself to give an insight into the man on the keyboard.more
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