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Reece Robinson confirmed as Copthorne Wairarapa Bush Heartland XV Head Coach

The WBRU have the pleasure in announcing that Reece Robinson will continue as the Head Coach for of the Copthorne Wairarapa Bush Heartland team for 2024 after an improved season under his guidance in his first year as Head Coach for 2023.

The Copthorne Wairarapa Bush Heartland team finished 6th in the round robin competition meaning they hosted a semi-final against West Coast in the Lochore Cup section of the competition.

The team eventually went down 33 -27 and West Coast went on the beat Poverty Bay in the final.

The detailed review between the coaching team, the Union and players, identified a good culture with a clear message from all, a willingness to learn from 2023 and work towards higher honours in 2024.

With most the majority of the squad returning in 2024, Reece is excited along with the coaching team to build on the strong platform from 2023.