02 Aug 2016

1998

Coaches Graham Henry, Mac McCallion Manager Rex Davy Captain Michael Jones Player of the Year Eroni Clarke Blues structure changes  In 1998, major changes were made to the geographical make-up of both the Blues and the Chiefs. Counties Manukau became part of the Waikato-based club, while North Harbour and Northland (previously under the Waikato Chiefs umbrella) headed north to […]

19 Feb 2018

Ritchies

Ray Niuia

Niuia is a Samoan international hooker, named in Samoa’s 31 man squad to travel to Japan for their 2019 Rugby World Cup campiagn, going on to feature in all 4 of their Pool games. Nuia played for the Tasman Makos in the Mitre 10 Cup competition after three previous seasons with North Harbour. In 2019 Niuia […]

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 […]

Sam Nock

Nock is a Northland Taniwha. He played three seasons for St Kentigern College, captaining them to both a national and World Schools crown in his senior year. The halfback was then selected for the New Zealand Secondary Schools team in 2014, playing in wins over Fiji and Australia, Sam made his debut for Northland in 2015, […]

14 Dec 2017

Westie Pies pre season vs Hurricanes

Thursday, 15 February 2018 Kick off 4pm Hosted by North Harbour & Mahurangi Rugby Club Venue: Warkworth A&P Showgrounds Entry by gold coin donation The Blues will play the Hurricanes at Mahurangi Rugby Club on Thursday 15 February, with both teams embarking on their Super Rugby season the following week… read more.

29 Jan 2016

BNZ – Tile 4

19 Feb 2018

Opro

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 […]

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 […]