12 Feb 2020

Excited, ready and waiting for Crusaders’ challenge

The Blues are excited to return home to Eden Park to host defending champions Crusaders in the traditional barn-burning Investec Super Rugby clash on Friday night. The two teams have a traditional rivalry like no other, including the 24-22 thriller decided after fulltime at Eden Park last year. “When the Super Rugby schedule comes out […]

12 Feb 2020

We’re painting Eden Park rainbow

With support from Principal Partner, nib, the Blues will be painting Eden Park rainbow to show the love to rainbow communities this Valentine’s Day. Fans at the Blues v Crusaders match on Friday, February 14 will have the opportunity to back their team, and also show their support for the rainbow communities by flying a […]

02 Aug 2016

2000

Coaches Gordon Hunter, Frank Oliver Manager John Kirwan Captain Robin Brooke Player of the Year Robin Brooke Identifiers dropped from NZ Clubs  The regional identifiers were dropped from all New Zealand clubs in 2000, leaving the teams identified as the Blues, Hurricanes, Chiefs, Crusaders and Highlanders.  Hunter and Oliver take over  With Gordon Hunter and Frank Oliver taking the […]

23 Mar 2017

Royal Easter Show

Meet some of the players at the Royal Easter Show, on at the ASB Showgrounds from 13-18 April 2017. They’ll be signing posters and posing for selfies, so come along and say hi. And if you’ve got some old sporting boots kicking around at home, bring them to the show and donate them to the Blues […]

22 Aug 2016

When will I receive my membership pack?

Membership packs for Blues Club members will be couriered in early February prior to the first home game. It’s important that you provide a daytime delivery address where a courier package can be left. Please make sure your Blues Club account is up to date with the correct delivery details.  We cannot delivery to PO […]

29 Jan 2019

Blues 2019 Poster

The 2019 Blues poster has an interactive Augmented Reality feature which you will be able to access through your phone or tablet, either by downloading a special app (Android devices only) or through your device’s web browser (directions and link below). You can pick up a copy of the poster at community events or selected […]

Ezekiel Lindenmuth

Ezekiel is a talented young front rower out of the proud West Auckland club, Suburbs RFC. The Mount Albert Grammar graduate is known for his uncompromising physicality. Ezekiel spent his childhood in Samoa and represented the Island nation’s Under 20s at the 2016 Junior World Championship. In 2017 Ezekiel switched allegiance and represented New Zealand […]

23 Mar 2017

Royal Easter Show

Meet some of the players at the Royal Easter Show, on at the ASB Showgrounds from 13-18 April 2017. They’ll be signing posters and posing for selfies, so come along and say hi. And if you’ve got some old sporting boots kicking around at home, bring them to the show and donate them to the Blues […]

06 Feb 2020

Largely unchanged team named for Waratahs in Newcastle

The Blues have named a largely unchanged team to head across the Tasman to take on the Waratahs in Newcastle on Saturday in round two of Investec Super Rugby. Injuries have necessitated some tweaks with the team from the opening game against the Chiefs, with the strong running winger Jordan Hyland in for the injured […]

02 Aug 2016

1999

Coaches Jed Rowlands, Mac McCallion Manager Derek Samson Captain Robin Brooke Player of the Year Carlos Spencer Super coach Henry departs for Wales  At the end of the 1998 seaso,n Auckland and the Blues lost the coaching expertise of Henry. For the Blues, this coincided with a five-year slump that was not arrested until 2003, by which time Henry had […]