Netball Fiji Announce New Coach

Jenny Brazel, former Assistant Coach for the Queensland Firebirds is the new Netball Fiji Coach.

Brazel was part of the successful Firebirds Coaching team for both the ANZ
Championship and Suncorp Super Netball from 2015-2019 and was responsible for
the Firebirds attacking performance.

Netball Fiji President RubyAnn Sorovaki said that in Jenny’s current position with
Netball Queensland and with Netball Australia she has solid experience in all areas of high performance.

“In her coaching work she has developed and implemented successful athlete centered programs, building both a culture of performance and growth progression,” Sorovaki added.

“This is a major area of interest for Netball Fiji, given our aims to develop Player and Coaching pathways, improve our competition structure, and build on developing the holistic athlete to ultimately improve our current world ranking.

“We are excited about Jenny joining our Fiji Netball family soon and we look forward
to supporting her coaching plans and the alignment she will bring to our overall
strategic objectives both on and off the courts.

“With her wealth of knowledge in high performance coaching and as a Specialist
Development Coach for Netball Australia’s under age squads we know Jenny will
make a significant contribution to our athletes, our teams and our programs,” Sorovaki added.

Incoming Coach Jenny Brazel said, ‘It is truly an honor and a privilege to be named
as the New Netball Fiji Head Coach and I am very excited to see where we can take
the National program and also the development of players and coaches right across
this beautiful country.’

Brazel added, “When I look at Fiji, I see tremendous young players with so much
promising netball talent, leading to a wonderful opportunity to develop and implement
a highly successful world class program for all.”

She added that she is also extremely grateful for the support of her own family and
friends to pursue her netball coaching and she is looking forward to working with and
becoming a part of the Netball Fiji family.