Weir takes on Giants Captaincy

Mitch Weir, hailing from Mount Roskill Saints, has been appointed as the Captain for the Central Giants in the upcoming AFL New Zealand Premiership season. Weir has played an instrumental role in the Giants’ consecutive premiership title seasons, showcasing his prowess as a key midfielder with the ability to effortlessly clear the ball from the ruck.

Mitch Weir made his debut for the Central Giants in 2020 and quickly established himself as a standout performer in the national competition. His outstanding performance earned him a spot in the Premiership side, where he faced off against the Redtails Footy Club back in March of the same year. His rugby background has endowed him with exceptional skills in both offensive and defensive aspects of the game, making him a formidable tackler and a powerful runner with the ball.

Weir embarked on his AFL journey with the Mount Roskill Saints, where he has carved out a reputation as one of the premier midfielders in the Auckland AFL. His continuous growth and deep understanding of the game have led to the blossoming of his leadership abilities, culminating in his appointment as Captain for the 2023 season with Mount Roskill Saints.

We look forward to witnessing Mitch lead the Giants to a potential third straight title