Coaching Team & Support Staff

David Wells

Premier Grade Head Coach
Nickname: Wellsy
Age in 2019: 53 | Brother Since: 2004

BIO: Coached at the Brothers since 2005. Assistant coach with the first XV since 2014, appointed Head Coach in 2017. Coached North Regional Rep teams, Junior Gold Cup WA State U15 & U17's, State Schoolboys, Western Force Junior Elite Academy & Emerging Force. 2017 Head Coach of the WA State 16's Team.

Credentials: ARU L4 High Performance Coach, IRB L4, L2 Referee, L2 Assistant referee, L1 Strength & Conditioning.

Adam Munro

Premier Grade Assistant Coach
Nickname: Munoz
Age in 2019: 34 | Brother Since: 2015

BIO: Adam first joined the Brothers as Reserve Grade coach before moving into the Colts coaching role where he worked alongside Pikey. 2018 Adam returned to the Reserve Grade role and took the boys to a top 2 finish and a finals appearance. His hard work and commitment has seen Adam earn his appointment to the clubs top team.

Credentials: Level 3 coach

Graham Jones

Premier Grade Manager
Recruitment Manager
Nickname: Jonesy or GT
Age in 2019: 53 | Brother Since: 2004

BIO: Jonesy returns as Premier Grade Manager after a successful 2016 & 2017 seasons. Jonesy was the Perth Spirit team manager that won the national Rugby Championship in 2016.

Credentials: Premier Grade Manager, Junior Gold Cup WA teams manager 3 yrs, Perth Spirit Manager, Western Force State 19's manager

Katy Flyger

Premier Grade Head Physio
Owner Brighton Beach Physiotherapy Centre
Nickname: Katy
Age in 2019: 37 | Brother Since: 2009

BIO: Katy has been looking after the clubs first XV teams for 8 years and has contributed to the clubs success over many seasons.

Credentials: Owner of Brighton Beach Physiotherpy. Has worked with high level rugby clubs in NZ prior to joining the Brothers.

Dan Jones

Premier Grade Analyst
Nickname: Bones
Age in 2019: 19 | Brother Since: 2005

BIO: Having played for the Brothers in our juniors, Dan is now focused on new challenges as our Premier Grade team analyst. He has spent time alongside Western Force, Melbourne Rebels and Fijian national team Analysts. Dan is studying Exersize & Sports Science at ECU.

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Hannah Boyle

Physio 4th Year Student
Nickname: To Follow
Age in 2019: TF | Brother Since: TF

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Samantha Wyndham

Physio 3rd Year Student
Nickname: To Follow
Age in 2019: 23 | Brother Since: TF

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Annica Hanekom

Sports Trainer
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Age in 2019: TF | Brother Since: TF

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Playing Group

Sheldon Tarawa

Flyhalf / Centre
Premier Grade Vice Captain
Nickname: Shelds | Highlights
Height: 183 cms | Weight: 95 kgs
Age in 2019: 26 | Brother Since: 2017

BIO: Sheldon has played for Perth Spirit, Western Force along with training with the Force for the majority of last season.

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Manasseh Gudgeon

Back Row
Leadership Group
Nickname: Nass
Height: 186 cms | Weight: 101 kgs
Age in 2019: 27 | Brother Since: 2017

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Koel Malloch

Back Row
Leadership Group
Nickname: Koel Train
Height: cms | Weight: kgs
Age in 2019: 26 | Brother Since: 2016

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Ulrich Engels

Lock
Leadership Group
Nickname: Ully Bully
Height: 197cms | Weight: 118kgs
Age in 2019: 24 | Brother Since: 2018

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Victor Harris

Front Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Baby Face Assassin
Height: 183cms | Weight: 115kgs
Age in 2019: 20 | Brother Since: 2013

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Torongare Reedy

Front Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Toro
Height: 178cms | Weight: 130kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: 2014

BIO: Toro has represented the State U17's, Schoolboys, State U20's and Perth Spirit. He made his Premier Grade debut as an 18 year old and has established himself with our Premier Grade side

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Lorenzo Mario

Front Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Tafs | Highlights
Height: 179cms | Weight: 115kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: 2005

BIO: Tafs has represented WA from U15 to Schoolboys and U20's. 2016 & 2017 he represented the Fijian National 20's side. He made his debut for Prems as an 18 year old.

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Isaac Cavu

Front Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Isaac | Highlights
Height: 180cms | Weight: 115kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: 2004

BIO: Returning to the Brothers from QLD premiership winning club GPS. Represented the Fiji U20s in 2016 and 2017. WA junior from U15s to U18 schoolboys.

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Kurtz Tia

Front Row
Nickname: Kurtz
Height: 180cms | Weight: 123kgs
Age in 2019: 30 | Brother Since: 2017

BIO: Play for Counties Manukau U20s (2009). Joined the Brothers in 2017 and it’s awesome to be in a club with a great culture wouldn’t wanna play anywhere else.

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Timo Bristow

Front Row
Nickname: Timo| Highlights
Height: 186cms | Weight: 110kgs
Age in 2019: 24 | Brother Since: 2018

BIO: Timo joins us from NZ. He was in the Hurricanes U19s (2015) & Manawatu Turbos (2016) Development squads. 2018 benched for the Melbourne Rebels PLUS was invited to train with the Force.

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Conrad Bezuidenhout

Front Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: The Russian
Height: 174cms | Weight: 98kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: 2011

BIO: Came through our colts program and has been consistant performer for our Premier Grade side.

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Wade Botha

Front Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Wadey
Height: 180cms | Weight: 110kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: 2004

BIO: TF

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Cameron Ross

Back Row / Lock
Nickname: Cam
Height: 194cms | Weight: 110kgs
Age in 2019: 25 | Brother Since: 2018

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Matt de Beer

Lock / Front Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Matty
Height: 192cms | Weight: 129kgs
Age in 2019: 21 | Brother Since: 2004

BIO: Matt has gained selection in the regionals U14, U15, U16, and the WA State 15's. He earnt some Premier Grade time off the bench in 2017 as is looking to build in 2018.

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Brynard Stander

Back Row
Western Force Player
Nickname: Bull
Height: 190cms | Weight: 106kgs
Age in 2019: 29 | Brother Since: 2017

BIO: Bull is a South African rugby union player who played with the Force. He previously played for the Sharks in the Currie Cup and Vodacom Cup. Been part of the Brothers since 2017 and is a big contributer to the club both on and off the field.

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Tom Howard

Back Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Tommy
Height: 190cms | Weight: 95kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: 2008

BIO: Joined the Brothers at U11's. Made the Western Force 20s initial squad 2016 and had an impresive first year in the prems in 2017.

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Liam Gourlie

Hooker / Back Row
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Liam
Height: 184cms | Weight: 103kgs
Age in 2019: 20 | Brother Since: 2010

BIO: Liam has represented U14,15,16 regionals teams, WA U15 & U17 JGS teams, U18 WA Schoolboys and is currently in the Emerging Force for the U19 State Squad

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Liam Fletcher

Back Row
Nickname: Fletch
Height: 192cms | Weight: 108kgs
Age in 2019: 20 | Brother Since: 2017

BIO: Part of the Future Force program, Liam joined us from Central Queensland where he played for the Brothers. He made his Prems debut as a 17 year old in 2017 and is looking to build on his debut season.

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Patrick Tuialii

Back Row
Nickname: Patrick
Height: cms | Weight: kgs
Age in 2019: 29 | Brother Since: 2018

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Max Fryer

Back Row
Long Term Brother
Nickname: Maxy | Highlights
Height: 183cms | Weight: 100kgs
Age in 2019: 29 | Brother Since: 2014

BIO: Max has been a solid performer for the Brothers over many years. He is a work horse that finishes a game the way he starts it.

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Alec Fontalvo

Flanker
New to Brothers in 2019
Nickname: Porridge | Highlights
Height: 180cms | Weight: 92kgs
Age in 2019: 24 | Brother Since: 2019

BIO: Alec joins us from West Bulldogs after having 4 years in the Brisbane Premier Grade Competition. Alec is a young flanker that has also been involved in the Aus 7's set up in 2017

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Pieter Prinsloo

Scrum Half
New to Brothers 2019
Nickname: Pieter | Highlights
Height: 183cms | Weight: 92kgs
Age in 2019: TF | Brother Since: 2019

BIO: TF

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Justin Zietsman

Midfield
Nickname: Big Z
Height: 182cms | Weight: 96kgs
Age in 2019: 24 | Brother Since: 2016

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James Wepener

Midfield
Nickname: The Weapon | Highlights
Height: 177cms | Weight: 88kgs
Age in 2019: 24 | Brother Since: 2015

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Kade Pearce

Midfield
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Kade
Height: 185cms | Weight: 110kgs
Age in 2019: 21 | Brother Since: ??

BIO: Represented WA at state and regional levels since U14's, made his Premier Grade debut for Brothers in 2017. Had a stint in the Shute Shield Colts comp late in 2017 and is back in the Blue and White and determined to earn a prems starting spot.

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Jesse Rihari

Midfield / Back 3
Nickname: Jesse | Highlights
Height: 186cms | Weight: 112kgs
Age in 2019: 23 | Brother Since: 2018

BIO: Joins us from NZ where he represented Waikato U19s & Northland.

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Te Orangi Thompson

Midfield / Back 3
Brothers Junior
Nickname: TeO | Highlights
Height: 179cms | Weight: 90kgs
Age in 2019: 23 | Brother Since: 2004

BIO: Member of the 2016 Western Force Super U20s. Earnt multiple Premier Grade starts in 2017 and is looking to establish himself in the top side.

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Clay Uyen

Back 3
Western Force Player
Brothers Junior
Nickname: CJ
Height: 181cms | Weight: 92kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: TF

BIO: Returns to the Brothers after a big 2017 making AUS 20's & Perth Spirit. 2014 made WA Schoolboys & WA 7's, JGS WA 17's 2015, WA 20’s 2016 (VC), WA 20’s 2017 (C), WF training squad, WF 10’s 2017, WF contract 2018

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Lui Guivalu

Back 3
Nickname: Fly | Highlights
Height: 176cms | Weight: 84kgs
Age in 2019: 28 | Brother Since: 2014

BIO: Part of the Fiji Schoolboys Under 19 national Rep & toured Samoa in 2009. Played Colts in Auckland, NZ for Grammar Carlton with our very own Premier Grade captain Johann Louw.

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Ngatokorua Joseph

Back 3
Nickname: Side show Bob
Height: cms | Weight: kgs
Age in 2019: 25 | Brother Since: 2017

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Jordan Zietsman

Back 3
Nickname: Baby Z or Fabio
Height: 187cms | Weight: 95kgs
Age in 2019: 22 | Brother Since: 2017

BIO: Baby Ziets started the season in colts and fornd his way into 2nds before tking time off for his studies. He has represnted Zimbabwe U18, Sharks Academy & Sharks u19 before joining the Brothers.

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Ross Duff

Back 3
Nickname: Duffman | Highlights
Height: 181cms | Weight: 88kgs
Age in 2019: TF | Brother Since: 2013

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Jean Willis Brits

Back 3
Brothers Junior
Nickname: Jonty
Height: 183cms | Weight: 92kgs
Age in 2019: 23 | Brother Since: 2009

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Shaun Phillips

Half Back
Brothers Junior / Prems Development Player
Nickname: Shauny
Height: 183cms | Weight: 77kgs
Age in 2019: 20 | Brother Since: 2006

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Tyla Love

Fly Half
Nickname: Tyla
Height: 165cms | Weight: 76kgs
Age in 2019: 21 | Brother Since: 2017

BIO: Tyla has represented WA U16's & Mens open 7's team in 2017. He was selected for Aussie 19s Touch team for the trans Tasman comp in 2017. Alliance men's team in 2016 & 2017 and WA men's touch team in 2016

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