|Rapana playing for the Mount Pritchard Mounties in 2013.|
15 August 1989 |
Wellington, New Zealand
|Height||188 cm (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||98 kg (15 st 6 lb)|
|Position||Wing, Fullback, Centre|
|2008||Gold Coast Titans||6||6||0||0||24|
|2008||New Zealand Māori||1||0||0||0||0|
|As of 24 May 2015|
Jordan Rapana (born 15 August 1989) is a Cook Island New Zealander professional rugby league footballer for the Canberra Raiders of the National Rugby League. He primarily plays wing, fullback and centre.
Born in Wellington, New Zealand, Rapana moved to the Gold Coast, Queensland as a 10-year-old and played his junior football for the Tugun Seahawks before being signed by the Gold Coast Titans. He attended Palm Beach Currumbin State High School.
In 2013, Rapana moved to Canberra to play for the Queanbeyan Blues in the TTM Canberra Raiders Cup and also to train with the Brumbies in the hope of gaining a contract. On 24 June 2013, Rapana signed a 2-year contract with the Canberra Raiders effective immediately. At the end of 2013, Rapana played for the Cook Islands in the 2013 Rugby League World Cup.
On 7 August 2014, Rapana re-signed with the Raiders on a 1-year contract.
On 8 May 2015, Rapana re-signed with the Raiders on a 2-year contract.
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- 2014 Canberra Raiders profile
- Rapana, Walker answer Titans' SOS call
- Rapana to answer Titans' prayers
- Rapana becomes youngest Titan
- RLeague.com profile
- Titans flyer leaves on a mission
- Western Force Profile