Experienced loose forward Aroha Savage has re-joined the Black Ferns after a big season for Farah Palmer Cup Champions Counties Manukau, having missed the 2015 International Super Series.
Savage has exceptional ball skills that she has also displayed in international rugby league and made her representative rugby debut for Auckland in 2008. She joined the Black Ferns in England for the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2010 and played all nine Tests in 2014, including the World Cup in France.
Black Ferns (2010- present)
Auckland (2008 - present)
Away from rugby, I am....working, studying, eating, cooking, reading, sleeping.Favourites:
Rewa RugbyRugby player and why:
Richie McCaw, high work rate, always goes hardEarliest rugby memories:
playing school rugbyBiggest influence of rugby career:
My first club coaches, Kallum Adams & Pauly, always been there for me from the startFood:
Scarlett Johansen, Johnny DeppMovie:
Eagle vs SharkBook:
Fancy NancySinger/Band/Music type:
Hawaii, Bora BoraNon-rugby sports team:
Kiwi fernsIf you could meet one person, who would it be and why:
Beyonce, she’s the IshI hate it when
… people wake me upI can’t live without
… my family and musicIf I wasn’t a rugby player I would be
… a mother of 8!