07 Nov 2015

Community

The Blues community program aims to grow participation in rugby and make a positive difference in our region. We do this via partnerships and activities that enable us to share our love of rugby, inspire leadership qualities in young people and encourage healthy lifestyle choices. In 2017, we launched Best Foot Forward with the support […]

Hayden Triggs

A hard working player who was a key lineout contributor for the Blues, Triggs moved back to New Zealand after playing in Japan from 2011 to 2014. He is a former army mechanic whose athleticism and work ethic served any team well. He received 65 Super Rugby caps, a number of which he earned while […]

30 May 2018

Barfoot & Thompson back Little Blues on Eden Park

The Little Blues are back – with a helping hand from foundation Blues sponsor, Barfoot & Thompson. With our special family theme to the Investec Super game against the Rebels, it was the ideal time to bring back a Little Blues Rugby tournament prior to the Blues match against the Rebels. Four teams from the […]

24 Nov 2015

Contact

Blues HQ 32 Campbell Crescent Epsom Auckland 1051 General enquiries: 09 846 5425 info@theblues.co.nz Blues Club membership enquiries: 09 951 2504 PO Box 77012 Mt Albert Auckland 1350 Office hours weekdays, 8:30am to 5:00pm For information regarding New Zealand Rugby’s Independent Complaints Management Service including a phone line and online form click here.

Pita Ahki

Debuting in 2013 with the Blues, Pita showed impressive footwork and ball skills, making
him a dangerous attacking threat. A member
of the New Zealand Sevens team at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Pita’s speed and one-on- one defence are hallmarks on his game. At the end of 2015, Pita announced that he would be signing with the […]

28 May 2018

What’s in a name? 

New Zealand Rugby and the Investec Super Rugby clubs, the Blues, Chiefs, Hurricanes, Crusaders and Highlanders are encouraging fans, supporters and each other to learn the correct way to say people’s names. With teams based in New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Argentina and Japan and matches being played those five countries as well as Fiji […]

Simon Hickey

Captain of both the King’s College 1st XV and 1st XI, Hickey was a New Zealand Schools rugby representative and also won the Gillette Cup player of the year twice (the mark of supremacy for high school cricket in New Zealand). In his first year out of school, Hickey was named Auckland Club Rugby Player of the […]

24 May 2018

NZ U20 trio commit to the Blues

The Blues continues to invest in youth for 2019 and beyond after announcing that three members of the New Zealand Under-20s rugby team will play for the club in Super Rugby next year. Harry Plummer, Tanielu Tele’a and Hoskins Sotutu, among the seven players from the Blues region in the New Zealand Under-20 side, have […]

07 Nov 2015

Head office

Benji Marshall

Born in Whatakane in the eastern Bay of Plenty, Benji Marshall moved to Australia at the age of 15 to take up a rugby league scholarship at Keebra Park State High School on the Gold Coast. He made his first class debut for the Wests Tigers in 2003 and went on to play 201 games […]