Vanuatu Women’s Rugby forum which includes players and managements gathered for an open dialogue at VASANOC house on Thursday.
The dialogue was hosted by Head of Women’s Rugby, Annie Kalo and Vanuatu Rugby Union Development officer Pita Natoga.
The discussion was opened by an encouragement speech from Athletes Commission chair Anolyn Lulu who reminded women about the importance of their role in the sport.
“You have to discipline yourselves and be strong women.
You can be player, coach and official. It’s time for women to rise up and you have to be strong,” Lulu added 7s tournament There will be a women’s rugby 7s tournament starting next week for this month women’s rugby month.
Nine teams have confirmed so far.
The Get Into Rugby programme will run alongside the 7s tournament.