Rob Leota has already proven himself at International level as a key member of the 2015 Australian Men’s Youth Sevens team that won silver medal at the 2015 Youth Commonwealth Games. The tournament gave Rob a taste of what International Rugby can offer and has lit a fire in his belly to once again represent his country at the top level. A flanker in the XVs game, watch out for Rob at the breakdown in 2016.
Representative Honours: Australian Men’s Youth Sevens 2015, Australian Schoolboys 2015
Super U20s: Melbourne Rebels U20s
Club: Melbourne University
Preston born and raised, Rob Leota first played for Victoria at U14 level in 2011 and in 2014, played a key role in the Rebels’ U17 Junior Gold Cup side’s run to the national Grand Final. The following year, the promising No. 8 won a silver medal at the Youth Commonwealth Games with the Australian Sevens team while also representing the Australian Schoolboys.