Daniel Kirkpatrick

Former New Zealand U19 and U20 representative, and part of the winning world championship team in 2007 in Belfast, He played 15 times for the Hurricanes and six times for the Blues between 2009 and 2012. Daniel ventured to Europe where he has played for Castres(France) in the Top 14 for four season and current […]

03 Jun 2020

INNOVATIONS FOR SUPER RUGBY AOTEAROA

Drawn matches to be decided by extra time golden point Red carded players can be replaced after 20 minutes Referees to enforce breakdown rules to create a faster and safer game Golden point tie breakers, the ability for teams to replace players following a red card, and a renewed focus from referees on ensuring a […]

22 Aug 2016

Join the Blues Club before 30 Sep for a chance to head to Brisbane with the Blues

We’ve got a range of fantastic prize draws exclusive to Blues Club members, and right now, renew your membership or join us for the first time before 30 September 2016, you could win a trip to Brisbane with the team. You and a friend could be heading to Queensland on 11-12 February 2017 where you’ll […]

29 May 2020

Eden Park home base confirmed

The Blues has confirmed that Eden Park will be the venue for home games in the upcoming Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa competition. “We are pleased to be back playing at our home and we are hopeful that we will be able to invite our fans to join us in this great stadium later in the […]

Kara Pryor

This popular young loose forward is younger brother of Highlanders player Dan Pryor, playing 13 times for Auckland before moving north to join his older brother with the Northland Taniwha. His speed and flare as a loose forward earned selection to the Blues Development Team in 2014 and 2015, coming into the Blues as injury […]

Pauliasi Manu

The Tongan-born Aucklander went to Tamaki College, and played in representative age group teams before his debut for Auckland in 2008. Pauliasi played 50 games for Auckland from 2008 to 2014 and made his debut for the Blues as part of the Wider Training Group in 2011.  He played five games for the Blues in […]

15 May 2020

Blues are back

The Blues will get back to what they do best when training resumes on Monday, looking towards the start of Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa in one month’s time. We are certainly proud and privileged that Super Rugby will be the first rugby competition in the world back on the field, although we also understand the […]

11 May 2020

June kick off for Super Rugby Aotearoa

Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa ready to kick off in June   Start date and schedule for New Zealand competition unveiled Matches to be played at 5.05pm on Saturdays and 3.05pm on Sundays Mitre 10 Cup to now start on 11 September   Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa will kick off next month. New Zealand Rugby (NZR) […]

Matt Johnson

Matt is a midfield back who has played both for the Auckland and Waikato age grade teams, was spotted by NRL scouts playing for St Peters College at rugby and moved to Melbourne Storm. He returned to play for the Suburbs club in Auckland before moving to Southland in 2015 to mix studies at the […]