Tamati Tua

Tamati is an exciting midfield back from Kaitaia who progressed through the Blues development system to their under-20s side and earned a place in the New Zealand team that won the Under-20 Rugby World Championship in 2017. He was called into the Blues squad as an early season All Blacks cover in 2017, returning to […]

01 Dec 2016

Blues Travel

Are you keen to join us at one or more of our away games? Well, soon you will be able to with our exclusive Blues Travel packages. In 2019 we’ll be heading to some great destinations in New Zealand and overseas, and we’d love you to join us. As well as great rugby, when you […]

15 Nov 2018

MacDonald to lead re-structured coaching team

The Blues have restructured their coaching roles for the upcoming Investec Super Rugby Championship. Leon MacDonald has today been appointed as the new head coach on a three-year term while retaining the attack portfolio alongside Tom Coventry as the forwards coach and Daniel Halangahu as the skills and back coach. Tana Umaga will take up […]

31 Oct 2018

Blues promote from within for 2019

With three exceptions, the Blues has looked to its own provincial unions and development programme to complete the line-up for the 2019 Investec Super Rugby Championship. Veteran All Black Centurion, Ma’a Nonu will return to a team he has played for on two occasions and joins with two new signings from Tasman in fellow midfield […]

Murphy Taramai

Murphy was a rugby league star while attending Upper Hutt College, with his school side going unbeaten for three years with Murphy at the helm. He went to Australia in 2011, with interest from the Penrith Panthers before switching to New Zealand, and to rugby union, in 2012.  He made a mark in Sevens, playing a […]

23 Aug 2016

Secure your seats to The Blues vs British & Irish Lions

Join by 30 September to secure your seats to The Blues vs British & Irish Lions. The 2017 British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand will take place during June and July 2017. For the first time in history, the 10 match tour will see the British and Irish Lions take on the five New Zealand Super […]

01 Nov 2018

Five players to watch

Yesterday, coach Tana Umaga unveiled a 38-man squad full of proven talent, rising stars and marquee signings.   We’re not ones to play favourites, but here’s five players we think our fans will want to follow in 2019.   Karl Tu’inukuafe   All Black number 1171 has made a truly remarkable rise.   The 25-year-old […]

Bryn Gatland

Bryn earned a full contract with the Blues after performing admirably as a replacement in 2017. A standout for the National Champion Hamilton Boys High School 1st XV in 2013, Bryn was selected for New Zealand Secondary Schools and debuted for Waikato, earning a solitary cap for the province, in 2015. Following a move to […]

22 Aug 2016

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