A women in Rugby Development is a priority for the Fiji Rugby Union.
Fiji Rugby Union’s
strategy includes enhancing the development of Women in Rugby beginning from
the grassroots level to the elite level.
Women currently make
up 25 per cent of the rugby playing population worldwide.
Women Coaches in Fiji
are using the World Rugby toolkit that is designed to assist unions in
increasing the number of female rugby coaches globally.
Fiji Rugby Union
Chief Executive Officer- John O’Connor says that our local women coaches are
taking advantage of the opportunity.
There are about 8
women who are qualified level two coaches in the country.
O’Connor adds that some current players have shown interest after they represented Fiji to the 2021 Rugby Wold Cup.