07 Nov 2015

Draw

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 […]

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 […]

25 Nov 2015

Troy Webber

Troy Webber is the technical expert providing the Blues coaches and players with video footage and analysis of their own and the opposition’s game performances. Troy spends countless hours breaking the game down into numerous aspects to identify any advantages or weaknesses and to give the Blues an edge over opponents. Holding a Bachelor of […]

13 Feb 2020

Terms and Conditions for ‘Jalcon Homes Corner Text to Win’ Prize Draw, 2020

Terms and Conditions for ‘Jalcon Homes Corner Text to Win’ Prize Draw, 2020 Revised as at 4th June 2020   How do I enter the competition? To enter the ‘Jalcon Homes Corner Text To Win’ Prize Draw (each a “Competition”) you must text ‘Blues’ to 3520 during each Competition Period (as defined at section 7 […]

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 […]

18 Feb 2016

ROUND 3

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 […]

18 Feb 2020

Ganellen Blues U20 vs Chiefs U20

The next generation of Blues hopefuls play their first game in a home and away series against the Chiefs Under 20s. A wider training group of 42 players from Auckland, North Harbour and Northland have been selected in conjunction with staff from the three provincial unions from the Blues region. The group assembled for three days […]

22 Aug 2016

How do I get in to a member’s lounge?

The Blues Club Lounge located in the West Stand at Eden Park is available to all Blues Club members.  For comfort and safety, the maximum number of people allowed in the lounge at any one time, is 600, and entry on game day is on a first come basis. If you’re a member all you […]