News - Oceania

Seasons Greetings from FIT

Jan. 7, 2013 @ 10:24 UTC

The Federation of International Touch (FIT) would like to extend its warmest seasons greetings to all across the globe. May this festive season be all that you deserve - filled with fun, laughter, and precious family memories.

International Technical Development

Jan. 7, 2013 @ 10:19 UTC

A recent focus for FIT is a greater emphasis on global technical development, and during 2012 the FIT Coaching Commission was established to meet the "coaching" need. Mr Peter McNeven was appointed as Chair of that Commission.

FIT Continues Global Expansion!

Sept. 5, 2012 @ 6:50 UTC

The Federation of International Touch has pleasure in advising that the following countries have been approved as official Federation members: Argentina, China, Chinese Taipei, Luxembourg, Portugal, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, Tuvalu and also Mauritius as an Associate Member.

Island Atoll Keeping in Touch

July 30, 2012 @ 14:16 UTC

When one thinks of Touch, thoughts generally turn to the traditional powerhouses of Australia and New Zealand, and the myriad of Rugby playing nations such as South Africa, Wales, England & Scotland. The last place to arguably spring to mind is an island nation dispersed over 3.5 million square kilometres, straddling the equator, and bordering the International Date Line at its easternmost point in the central tropical Pacific Ocean.

Touch Blacks Announcement

July 30, 2012 @ 14:15 UTC

Touch NZ would like to congratulate the following personnel on their appointments and wish them well for the 2012/2013 campaign leading up to and including the Super Trans Tasman Test Series to be held in Auckland in February 2013.