RAIKABULA Lote < Back  
Sport Rugby Sevens
CGA New Zealand   
Gender Men
Born 31 Jul 1983
Height1.93 m
Weight 96 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Wife Ngaire Raikabula
Residence Wellington, NZL
Occupation Athlete
Languages English
Higher education Tawa College: Wellington, ACT, AUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He first began playing rugby with his brothers in his backyard.
Name of coach Sir Gordon Tietjens [national]
Coach from which country? New Zealand
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Wing
International Debut
Year 2006
Competing for New Zealand
General Interest
Hero / Idol New Zealand rugby player Eroni Clarke. (allblacks.com, 21 Jun 2013)
Injuries He suffered an ankle strain in February 2013 which ruled him out of the Las Vegas leg of the 2013 Sevens World Series. (tvnz.co.nz, 08 Feb 2013)