Patrick Tuipulotu

Patrick is an immense physique and immense talent, who has already played 53 times for the Blues and 19 times for his country, although he is still just 25. He is 2m tall and 125kg, but hugely athletic and physical. He played for St Peters and NZ Secondary Schools team as well as the NZ […]

26 Jan 2016

Dine with the Blues

Come and enjoy dinner with the Blues at SKYCITY’s Fortuna restaurant! You’ll be able to chat with players over a buffet dinner and hear about the squad’s goals for the season. Be sure to bring along the whole family – two kids dine free with two paying adults!

17 Oct 2018

New Coach Adds Important Skills

Experienced Super Rugby trainer Phil Healey has been named to join the Blues with coaches Tana Umaga, Tom Coventry and Leon Macdonald. Healey, former Chiefs strength and conditioning coach and currently at Glasgow Warriors in Scotland, will join the Blues for the next two years to lead the club’s strength and conditioning programme. Healey was […]

24 Mar 2017

Win a family trip to Thailand with Smurfs: The Lost Village

To celebrate the release of SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE, we’re giving away the magical family adventure of a lifetime to stay in a secret ‘Lost Village in Thailand! Discover a magical new world as you touch down in the Land of Smiles, that’s home to some of the most breath-taking scenery on the planet. Then, […]

Jimmy Tupou

From Pukekohe High School, the lock/loose forward was selected for the 2012 Junior World Championship winning New Zealand Under-20 side in South Africa. That same year Jimmy made his debut for Counties Manukau. The Steelers flanker became a central figure in their promotion from the Mitre 10 Cup Championship and Ranfurly Shield success. The former […]

11 Jan 2016

Pre-season: Blues v Chiefs

The Blues will be playing their final pre-season match against the Chiefs territory. Come along to Pukekohe’s ECOLight Stadium for an evening of great rugby against our neighbouring foes ahead of the season’s start. Kick-off will be at 5.05pm.

24 Mar 2017

Smurfs: The Lost Village Competition Ts&Cs

Terms and Conditions Entry into the prize draw is by texting a unique code that will be communicated at the Blues vs Force game on 01 April 2017. At least one person travelling must be over the age of 21 years. Accommodation is based on 2 adults and 2 children under 12 years sharing a […]

21 Sep 2018

Brothers Ink Long Term Deals

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has announced that they have secured the key signatures of All Blacks, Blues and Auckland Rugby brothers, Rieko and Akira Ioane, who have both signed long-term contracts with the national body, their Blues club and the Auckland province. 21-year-old Rieko, the current World Breakthrough Player of the Year and nominee for […]

Ofa Tuungafasi

The 2018 season has seen the likeable Blues prop establish himself as a key member of the All Blacks engine room. Ofa played 12 times for the Blues in 2018 and moved to 69 appearances for the Blues prior to the 2019 season, second only in this squad to James Parsons. He is renowned for his […]

13 Sep 2018

Nonu Returns In 2019

All Black Centurion Ma’a Nonu will return to the Blues for the 2019 Investec Super Rugby Championship. The 36-year-old will bring his rugby career full circle in New Zealand, after playing for Toulon in the French Championship for three years. After deciding it was time to return to New Zealand with his wife Andrea and […]