Otere Black

Otere earned his first class debut for Manawatu as a teenager in 2014, and became a key part of their success in winning the Championship and earning promotion to the Premiership in 2015. He received a call-up to the Hurricanes wider training group in 2015, making his debut following a Beauden Barrett injury. Otere was […]

07 Nov 2015

Draw

01 Sep 2016

2016

Coaches Tana Umaga, Al Rogers, Glenn Moore, Paul Feeney Manager Richard Fry Captain James Parsons Player of the Year James Parsons 2016 was a year of progressive development for the Blues team, moving from the side’s headquarters at Unitec to a new, purpose-built facility at Alexandra Park. Head Coach Tana Umaga guided a shift in performance levels in […]

22 Aug 2016

How do I renew a Blues Club membership?

You can renew your Blues Club membership during the exclusive renewal window for our 2018 members. You can login to your Blues Club account and select your 2019 Blues Club Renewal Invoice to make your purchase where your current membership seats will be available to renew. If you’d like help adding new seats or moving […]

25 Nov 2015

Tony Hanks

Tony Hanks has been High Performance Manager for the Blues since the beginning of 2014, focussing on talent identification and development in the Blues region. He’s the first port of call for many young Blues players and is instrumental in converting talented rugby players in to Blues men of the future. Since 1998, Hanks has […]

23 Jun 2020

DB

02 Aug 2016

2015

Coaches John Kirwan, Grant Doorey, Glenn Moore, David Hill Manager Richard Fry Captain Jerome Kaino Player of the Year Brendon O’Connor Tough start  The first half of the season was a lesson in frustration for the team. The opening seven games were lost, five of them by a margin of seven or less. While the team […]

18 Feb 2016

ROUND 3

18 Jan 2021

Open Training Session – Northland Camp

Come and watch the 2021 Blues in action at our pre-season camp in Northland! Location TBC, we will keep you updated!

Finlay Christie

Born in Scotland, he moved to New Zealand aged seven and attended St Kentigern’s College in Auckland before heading to Canterbury to study. Christie is a former New Zealand gymnastics representative. He played for the Chiefs making his debut against the Hurricanes in 2017 before opting to take up a contract with the Hurricanes where he […]