Open Representative Squad

Trans Tasman 2023

The below players have been invited to attend the Trans Tasman Open Selection camp at Herne Bay (26-27 November).


  • Debby Butler (Kapiti)
  • Pam Jenkins (Vikings)
  • Joanne Lippard (Herne Bay)
  • Michelle Maxwell (Kapiti)
  • Jay Newton (Hibiscus)
  • Naomi Paulo (Panmure Pioneers)
  • Christine Strichen (Wanganui East)
  • Lani Taraunu (Ashburton)
  • Claire Wilson (Wanganui East)


  • Neville Bensdorp (Ashburton)
  • Richard Browne (Ashburton)
  • Moises Burgos (Bay View)
  • Allan Fletcher (Herne Bay)
  • Jared Handford (Christchurch)
  • David Lippard (Herne Bay)
  • Seti Mailei (Panmure Pioneers)
  • Stephane Montel (Christchurch)
  • Thierry Pannetier (Herne Bay)
  • Tom Paulo (Panmure Pioneers)
  • Junior Pulietu (Vikings)
  • Michael Rocks (Bay View)
  • Adelys Taraunu (Ashburton)
  • Tanel Vähk (Herne Bay)
  • Georgio Vakauta (Vikings)

While they are not attending the selection camp, Te Wai Haa Rangi Biddle-Amoroa, Nicola Brock, Sharon Cannon, Andre Noel and Nico Toyne will remain as part of the squad for future tournaments in 2023.