23 MAY 2018

Leon MacDonald Excited By Blues Challenge

The 56-Test All Black, and current Tasman coach Leon MacDonald is already excited about his move to the Blues for the 2019 Super Rugby season.

23 May 2018

A Big Tick in the Leger – Orbyn Leger

wenty-one-year-old Orbyn Leger from Counties Manukau has earned his Blues stripes not only with his excellent performances on the rugby field, but his impressive work ethic on the training ground.

17 MAY 2018

Line-up to host the Crusaders

The Blues front row line up this week reunites Pauliasi Manu with James Parsons and Ofa Tuungafasi against the Crusaders in the Investec Super Rugby clash at Eden Park on Saturday night.

16 MAY 2018

Umaga and MacDonald to lead Blues in 2019

Tana Umaga will have his role as Blued Head Coach extended by a further 12 months and that Tasman Makos Head Coach and former Crusaders Assistant Coach, Leon MacDonald will join the Blues in 2019 as Assistant Coach.

News

18 Jan 2017

Westie Pies presents Blues vs Chiefs

The Blues will stage their final pre-season match next month as a free community game. They take on the Chiefs on Friday 17 February at the Suburbs Rugby Club in West Auckland at 5.00pm. The match, sponsored by Westie Pies, is the final match before they kick-off the Investec Super Rugby Championships against the Rebels […]

31 Jan 2017

Exciting line-up named for Brisbane Global 10s

The Blues will take a strong mix of proven and exciting talent to compete at the Brisbane Global 10s tournament. They will take a 21-strong team that includes two All Blacks, four Maori All Blacks, and three New Zealand Sevens players for the inaugural event on 11-12 February. Leading the charge is current All Black […]

08 Feb 2017

Photos: Blues Big Day Out

The Blues will stage their final pre-season match against the Chiefs as a free community game at the Suburbs Rugby Club in West Auckland on Friday 17 February. Be there: click for details.

01 Feb 2017

Join us this weekend for the Blues Big Day Out

You’re invited to our free family fun day this weekend at Alexandra Park, followed by our pre-season match against the Hurricanes. From midday Saturday, 4 February 2017, we’ll be hosting the Blues Big Day Out, a free family fun day brought to you by BNZ. Highlights include: Live music by international performer Lee Gray, a […]

01 Feb 2017

Photos: Blues’ Samoa announcement

Check out these photos from the Blues media conference at Samoa House, where we announced our historic Investec Super Rugby Championship match in Apia. On Monday, Blues Chief Executive Michael Redman, and Samoan Prime Minister and Chairman of the Samoan Rugby Union, the Hon Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi, announced that our home game against the […]

12 Dec 2016

Blues open home for first pre-season game

The Blues first pre-season game against the Hurricanes in February will be a home game, in every sense. We’re opening the gates and inviting families to the Blues Big Day Out on Saturday 4 February. The event, starting at midday, will be held at the Blues High Performance Centre at Alexandra Park, with the Blues […]

22 Dec 2016

Gus Collins wins Kirk Award

He may have hung up his boots long ago but Blues legend Justin “Gus” Collins’ impact is still being felt in New Zealand rugby. That’s why he was awarded the New Zealand Rugby Players Association (NZRPA) Kirk Award at the recent NZ Rugby Awards for his outstanding contributions on behalf of fellow professional players, on […]

15 Dec 2016

Photos: Mt Victoria workout

Take a sneak peek at the team’s pre-season training session atop Auckland’s Mount Victoria, and also check out this short video from the day.

14 Dec 2016

Photos: Ludus Magnus workout

Check out these pictures from the Blues’ brutal pre-season training session at Ludus Magnus School of Training in Auckland, and see our week 1 pre-season wrap-up video for more.

25 Jan 2017

Photos: Blues/U17s Skills Session

On day two of the Under 17 Development Camp, Blues players took time out of pre-season training to lead position specific skills sessions with the young players.

12 Dec 2016

Future Blues get taste of pro rugby

Blues stars of the future were greeted by some of the club’s current best and brightest on day one of the 2017 Under 17 Development Camp. 46 promising young rugby players from around Northland, North Harbour, and Auckland visited the Blues High Performance Centre on Saturday 10 December, where they were given their first taste […]