2009 Nettuno, Italy

The tournament was held in Nettuno, a popular seaside town about 1 hour from Rome. The team stopped in Japan for 4 days on the way to Italy. Whilst in Japan we played several practice games against local teams and the players had home stays for 2 days. We took in a day tour to the 5th station of Mt. Fuji and a cruise on a lake. We also got to see a Japanese Pro League game at Shinju Stadium where the local Yakult Swallows fans are known for their enthusiasm.

On arrival in Italy we spent 2 days sightseeing in Rome before heading to Nettuno.

2009 Roster

Ellis BatterhamJeremy Bec
Kyle DarrochDalton Dowdon
Daniel FraddJackson Gritching
Stephen HarknessCharlie Letourneau
Jake MandrakisBen Martin
Zac MonjoRobert Perkins
Paul RaicevichHaydn Sumiran
Danny SmithJoe Van Wegan

Tour Leader: Andrew Ross
Head Coach: Brian Murphy
Assistant Coach: Matt Everingham
Development Coach: Ashleigh Ross
Umpire: Henry Cieslak
Umpire: John Robertson

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