Player Profile

Evania Pelite


10 (2T)
Amsterdam, Netherlands (May 2013)
Height: 169cm
Weight: 65kg
Date Of Birth: 12/07/1995
Place of Birth: Brisbane, QLD
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A member of the Australian Youth Olympic Festival Sevens team that won Gold in Sydney in 2013, Evania Pelite is a dual international, having also represented her country in Touch Football.

Pelite developed a knack for Sevens as a member of the Queensland Schoolgirls side that won the National Schools Rugby Sevens Tournament on the Gold Coast in 2012.

Following her performance on the Gold Coast, Pelite was selected for the Australian Youth Olympic Festival in January. She then made her debut for Touch Football Australia in February.

Pelite was brought into the Qantas Women's Sevens squad for the non-IRB sanctioned London Sevens and the final IRB Women's Sevens World Series event of the 2012-13 season in Amsterdam.

Representative honours: Touch Football Australia, Australian Youth Olympic Festival (2013), Queensland Schoolgirls Sevens