12 October 2021

We are Hiring!

Walker named as nib Blues women’s head coach for Super Rugby Aupiki

5 October 2021

We’re teaming up with UK retail giant

30 September 2021

nib backing Blues Women

21 September 2021

Under-18 camps to reach further into communities

News

08 Mar 2021

Back to Home Base

The Blues are pleased to be back home to family, back to home base and back to work as the move to Level 2 means we can focus on our first home game in Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa against the Highlanders. The Blues have confirmed that the Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa game will be at […]

25 Feb 2021

Debutants and All Blacks combine in opening line-up

Three debutants and nine All Blacks are included in the Blues line-up to travel to Wellington for Saturday’s first round of the Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa against the Hurricanes. Both starting props will make their debuts in All Black Nepo Laulala and Auckland’s James Lay, as well as Auckland loose forward Adrian Choat who is […]

19 Feb 2021

Teams named for final preseason hitout

The Blues will ensure their entire squad gets game time in the Game of 3 Halves clash against the Crusaders and the Chiefs in Cambridge on Saturday. They have named two different units for each 40-minute clash including eight All Blacks getting their first taste of game-time, along with several newcomers including Taine Plumtree, AJ […]

18 Feb 2021

Chiefs to host Blues and Crusaders in game of three halves

The Chiefs will host both the Blues and Crusaders in a game of three halves on Saturday, February 20 at Hautapu Sports in Cambridge. The match, which is closed to public, will kick off at 12pm and televised coverage will be live on Sky Sport. The Blues have been isolated at home with individual trainings […]

17 Feb 2021

STATEMENT REGARDING COVID-19 ALERT UPDATE

The Blues are delighted with news of the move to Level 2 Covid Alert in Auckland, so they can get their Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa campaign back on schedule. The team has been isolated at home with individual training only, as Auckland has been in Level 3 lockdown. “We will be involved in a number […]

12 Oct 2021

Bundeling joins the whānau

The Blues believe they have the answer of how to keep their corporate and commercial partners fully informed in a timely and practicable fashion without clogging their inboxes. They are proud to be the first rugby union club in New Zealand to partner with international company Bundeling who have developed a global sports platform that […]

13 May 2021

Team excited to head across Tasman for new challenge

There’s an excitement in the Blues camp as they begin a new competition and international travel when the take on the Rebels in the opening round of the Sky Super Rugby Trans-Tasman competition. The Blues head to Melbourne for the clash against the Rebels at AAMI Stadium on Saturday evening. The team will honour experienced […]

12 May 2021

Super Rugby Trans-Tasman … let the ANZAC battles resume

Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa was the first course, and now rugby moves to a new, exciting and somewhat unknown new competition. Sky Super Rugby Trans-Tasman will see the five New Zealand clubs taking on each of the five Australian Super sides – having not competed since early in 2020. The format is simple – each […]

17 Feb 2021

Former New Zealand Sevens star returns home

Former Auckland and Northland player Bryce Heem will fill the final spot on the Blues roster for the 2021 Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa competition. The Auckland-born Heem, who played for the Chiefs and four seasons with the New Zealand Sevens, was granted early release from his French club Toulon to return to New Zealand for […]

15 Feb 2021

Blues Footy Fest Cancelled

After careful consideration of all the options, the Blues have decided, for the safety of their fans, to cancel the planned Blues Footy Fest event at Eden Park this Saturday. The Footy Fest was to feature the pre-season match between the Blues and Crusaders. The match came about after the final game of the 2020 […]

15 Feb 2021

Level 3 Statement

The Blues management are currently assessing all operations given the move to Level 3.   The organisation will follow the directive issued by the New Zealand Government regarding the move in Auckland to Level 3 until midnight Wednesday and we will be holding a zoom meeting with the team and wider business today to advise […]

10 Feb 2021

New Innovations to feature in Sky SR Aotearoa

Two exciting new innovations – the goal-line drop-out and captain’s referral – will be introduced for Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa in 2021, New Zealand Rugby (NZR) confirmed today. The two law variations will be used for the first time when preseason matches begin this weekend, three weeks before the Sky Super Rugby Aotearoa season kicks […]