HKRU Women & Girls Rugby Conference 2018

HKRU Women & Girls Rugby Conference 2018

HKRU Women & Girls Rugby Conference 2018 Registration

Womens and Girls Rugby is the fastest growing sport, with over 500,000 female players joining the sport every year for the past few years. Within this, the growth of the game in Hong Kong is also on the rise with player number registrations increasing year on year in the different areas of minis, youth, seniors and tertiary. Looking to aid with this growth, the HKRU are aiming to support all stakeholders involved in womens’ and girls rugby in Hong Kong through hosting a weekend conference.

The conference will be delivered by a range of professionals currently working in the game of rugby, as well as different experts in their field. The conference will feature a mixture of practical sessions, presentations, panel talk and discussions and will be focused on upskilling players, parents, coaches and managers from all levels of the girls and women’s game.

Speakers include:

Karen Lo, former HK National Team swimmer and Sport Psychologist at Inneredge                                     

Lisa Tarquini, Sport Nutrition and Monitoring Manager at Hong Kong Sports Institute

Samantha Feausi, former HK National Rugby Player and Head of Womens Rugby Development at Hong Kong Rugby Union

Bella Milo, former Samoa National Rugby Player and Womens Strength & Conditioning Manager at Hong Kong Rugby Union

Amanda O’Reilly, Physiotherapist at Hong Kong Rugby Union

Steve Jones, Coach Education and Development Manager at Hong Kong Rugby Union