25 Jul 2017

Luatua named MVP

Outstanding loose forward Steven Luatua has been voted our Most Valuable Player as well as the Players’ Player of the Year at the Blues Awards for 2017.

19 Jul 2017

Future Blues go to camp

While the team was away in Japan last week, selected schoolboys were invited to attend Blues Under 17 and Under 18 Camps.

28 Jun 2017

Black, Gatland bolster squad

The Blues have bolstered their inside back stocks with the signing of two young players, Otere Black and Bryn Gatland for the Investec Super Rugby competition.

News

15 Jul 2015

Woodcock to make 100th test start

It’s another hugely experienced All Blacks team for the Investec Rugby Championship opener against Argentina this Friday, with prop and Blues man Tony Woodcock to make his 100th Test start in his outstanding career. Other Blues men joining Tony at AMI Stadium, Christchurch on Friday 17 July are Keven Mealamu, Jerome Kaino and Charles Piutau […]

15 Jul 2015

Blues News: Edition 22

In the last edition of Blues News we caught up with Ofa Tu’ungafasi just after his first training session with the All Blacks. This week, we chat with George Moala about his experience training with the AB’s, the heatwave in Samoa, and THAT try.  We also check in with the Blues Under 18s to see […]

13 Jul 2015

Blues U18 to play Chiefs U18 in Hamilton

The Blues Under 18 squad are heading down to Hamilton today to play the Chiefs U18 team in a two-match test for the young squad. Our Under 18 players are coming off the Blues U18 Development Squad Camp – a five-day training and teaching opportunity for some of our region’s promising talent. The players were […]

10 Jul 2015

Blues excited for 2017 Lions clash

The Blues are excited to be hosting a match against the touring British and Irish Lions in 2017. The team has been confirmed to play against the touring Lions at Eden Park on Wednesday 7 June 2017, in the itinerary released by New Zealand Rugby. Rugby’s spiritual home will also be the venue for two […]

10 Jul 2015

Five Blues selected for Barbarians

Five Blues men have been selected for the Barbarians team to face the Maori All Blacks at Eden Park on Saturday, July 18. Ofa Tu’ungafasi’s inclusion in the starting line-up is another step in the right direction for the young prop, who was given valuable experience by training with the All Blacks before the Samoa […]

09 Jul 2015

Blues brothers named in Maori ABs

Blues players the Ioane brothers have been named to start for the Māori All Blacks this Saturday when they play Fiji in Suva. Rieko and Akira Ioane will be joined by Hayden Triggs in the starting fifteen, while Jamison Gibson-Park will be a reserve for the team’s season opener. The Māori All Blacks team features […]

07 Jul 2015

House and home

The Blues have renewed the partnership with one of our oldest and most loyal supporters, Barfoot & Thompson.  The award-winning Auckland real-estate company has signed on to support the Blues for a further two years. Not only does this cement their status as our longest-serving sponsor, but shows just how committed Barfoot & Thompson are […]

07 Jul 2015

No ordinary school camp

60 secondary school rugby players gathered at Mount Albert Grammar School last week for five days of personal development, training and position-specific coaching with the Blues High Performance team.  The players came from all over our region for the 2015 Blues Under-18 Development Squad Camp, arriving to get a taste of professional rugby training and […]

07 Jul 2015

Moala’s try on debut

In the last two weeks, we’ve seen 14 Blues men selected for representative teams.  Four Blues players were named in the line up for the Maori All Blacks against Fiji, five Blues were selected to play for the Barbarians, and another five were named in the All Blacks squad for the recent historic tussle against […]

06 Jul 2015

Five Blues in All Blacks to play Samoa

Five Blues players have been included in the All Blacks team for their historic test against Samoa in Apia this week.

02 Jul 2015

College players selected for Blues U18 Camp

Leading college players selected for Blues Under-18 Development Camp

01 Jul 2015

Blues News: Edition 21

This week’s Blues News features some exciting events coming up for Under-18s as well as the departure of one of the Blues’ icons