Kelly-ann O’Neill


Chrisie Marino


Kevin McKenzie

Kelly-ann O’Neil

Meet Coach Kelly-Ann O’Neill
Team: Under 13 Girls 7s
Coaching Experience:
1st year Rugby Coach, but more than 18 years experience coaching in the Fitness Industry, Strength and flexibility coach, Pilates coach for 10 years, Life Coach and Remedial Massage.
Playing Experience: I was a professional dancer after school, having trained all through school.
Area of Specialty: Injury prevention and rehabilitation, ZUU conditioning and mindset coaching.
Coaching highlight: Seeing the development in my own kids and being able to mentor the girls through this process: physically, emotionally, and mentally.
Thanks for a wonderful season, Kelly-Ann! We’ve loved having you as a valuable member of our Brothers family, and seeing your team go from strength to strength 💙🤍💙

Chrisie Marino

Meet Coach Chrisie Marino
Team: Under 15 Girls’ 7’s
Coaching Experience:
I’ve been coaching OzTag and Touch for 7 years.
Playing experience:
I’ve played representative touch football since I was 16 in both New Zealand and Australia (NSW and QLD).
Area of specialty: Microskills. Coaching backs. Motivating the team. Teaching respect for each other and the game and that you don’t have to be a superstar, you can learn all the skills you need to play the game and do well.
Coaching highlight:
Watching the evolution and growth of my teams. It doesn’t happen overnight, it takes hard work!
Thanks for bringing your enthusiasm and positive energy to our Brothers family this year Chrisie! We’ve loved watching your team of Sisters develop their rugby skills and have so much fun with you. 💗
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Kevin McKenzie

Rugby Union:  
Ireland, Bective Rangers RFC

Ireland, Leinster Academy

England Bracknell RFC

Australia, Stingray RFC

Australia, Sunshine Coast Seaeagles (Rugby League)

Trinidad, Northerns RFC

Guyana, Hornets RFC


Representative Honours

  • Guyana U15, U16, U18 and Senior
  • Guyana 7s and 15s
  • Guyana world 7s series
  • West Indies IRB 7s
  • 2010 Commonwealth Games, Guyana National 7s


Playing Career

09-10 Bracknell RFC, England

7 Appearances – 12

08 – 09 Bective Rangers RFC, Ireland

  • 9 Appearances – 18 Tries
  • Top try scorer All Ireland League (AIL)





Brothers Rugby Sunshine Coast have partnership opportunities happening NOW.

Our club is currently experiencing unprecented growth for grassroots rugby along with record numbers of girls playing for Brothers in 2021.

Our strong community influence and growth is due to our strong club culture. Our parents are commited supporters and we have many business relationships that have florished within this environment.

If you would like to learn more about the many benefits of supporting Brothers Rugby and sport in the community, please reach out to club president, Mike Haines today.

Phone: 0481 364 888‬

Email: [email protected]