Meet the Sports Department

About

The Sports Department consists of four staff members:

Kyle Rika - Director of Sport

More information to follow..............

In the meantime for enquiries please contact us at The Sports Department:

Tel: 09 621 0050 extension 852 

Clinton Buckley - Assistant Director of SportClinton

Clinton oversaw the redevelopment of the sport structure in 2009 when the role of Director of Sport was created. He then moved on to the Assistant Director of Sport role in 2012 with oversight of campus sport and the Sports Academies. Clinton's time is mainly spent PE and Health teaching and as Head of Code for Basketball.

Please contact Clinton for assistance with any of the following matters: sports academies, basketball, athletics and campus sport links (MRIS and MRPS).

Email: clinton.buckley@mrgs.school.nz Work: 621 0050 extension 857

Mardia Te Whiu - Sports CoordinatorMardia

The longest serving member of the Sports Department, Mardia has been at MRGS for over 15 years.

Please contact Mardia for assistance with any of the following matters: sports draw, uniform, equipment, netball.

Email: mardia.tewhiu@mrgs.school.nz Work: 621 0050 extension 852 Mobile: 021 1400 657

Callum Christopher - Director of FootballCallum

Callum's passion since starting at MRGS in 2011 has been in creating a Football programme that is of the highest quality and focusses on the players well-being on and off the Football field. Callum played at a USA college on scholarship and in Brazil where he has formed a connection with Brazilian Premier League club Santos FC. This partnership sees coaches visit from Santos every January and MRGS send its top young players to Santos every November/December to train.

Please contact Callum for assistance with any Football related matters.

Email: callum.christopher@mrgs.school.nz Mobile: 021 238 7431

Jimmy Grant: Head of Hockey

2017 sees the return of Jimmy Grant. Jimmy returns to MRGS after a 2-year stint as High Performance coach for Hockey Western Australia. Jimmy brings a wealth of experience having worked a variety of talent most notably the Junior Black Sticks. Formerly an Auckland National League coach, Jimmy is now the Head Coach of Roskill Eden Premier Men. Jimmy will overseas the Hockey Academies at MRGS as well as managing the newly renovated Hockey Turf.

For Turf Booking enquiries and further information on Hockey Turf at Mt Roskill Grammar School contact:

Jimmy Grant on 09 621 0050 ext.852 email: jimmy.grant@mrgs.school.nz

 

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