31-year-old Chyna Hohepa is a hearty, hardworking player. A part of the Black Ferns Sevens Squad in 2012, she provides a wealth of experience.

The versatile forward has been a valuable member of the Waikato Women’s team since her debut in 2012. In 2021 Hohepa captained the side in their successful final against Canterbury, with Waikato claiming the Farah Palmer Cup Premiership title.

Hohepa was a part of the inaugural Chiefs Women’s team who played the one-off historic match against the Blues at Eden Park.