02 Aug 2016

2003

Coaches Peter Sloane, Bruce Robertson, Graham Henry Manager Sean Fitzpatrick Captain Xavier Rush Player of the Year Rupeni Caucaunibuca Joe Rox bursts on to the scene  The Blues’ management knew they had a star in the making when All Black winger Doug Howlett was moved to fullback to make room for Joe Rokocoko. While the Fijian-born youngster had yet to celebrate his […]

21 Jun 2018

Win a double pass to All Blacks vs Australia

On Friday 29 June the Blues take on the Reds at Eden Park. It’ll be a big night for our legendary # 6, Blues player number 116, Jerome Kaino. 14 years after his debut on Eden Park against the Reds as a fresh faced 20 year old in 2004, he will play his 137th match for […]

05 Jul 2017

Smoothie recipes by Blues nutritionist Dave Shaw

Team nutritionist Dave Shaw fuels the team for success on the footy field. Working in collaboration with our Strength & Conditioning and Medical teams, he advises our players on how they can structure their diet to best support their goals. Here he’s provided a couple of healthy smoothie recipes, the likes of which some of our […]

Josh Goodhue

Northland player from Kawakawa who schooled at Mount Albert Grammar in Auckland, earning selection to the NZ Schools side in 2013. He spent some time in England before returning home to captain the Northland Under-19 side. He played in all five games for the New Zealand Under-20 side in the World Rugby Under 20 Championship […]

26 Feb 2016

ROUND 17

02 Aug 2016

2002

Coaches Peter Sloane, Grant Fox, Bruce Robertson Manager Sean Fitzpatrick Captain Glenn Taylor Player of the Year Doug Howlett Sloane’s reign begins  Former Highlanders coach Peter Sloane took over the Blues for the 2002 season along with Grant Fox and Bruce Robertson. Ironically, Sloane presided over the first defeat suffered by an Auckland-based side to an Otago-based […]

12 Dec 2016

Blues Big Day Out

Join us at the Blues Training Ground, Alexandra Park, 28 Campbell Crescent for the Blues Big Day Out, brought to you by BNZ. This free family fun day will feature live music, food, games and giveaways, followed by the Blues’ first 2017 pre-season match versus the Hurricanes at 2:30pm, sponsored by Westie Pies. For more information, click here.

Alex Hodgman

Big, athletic prop who graduated from Mount Albert Grammar and the Blues Under-18 programme. He played for his native Fiji in the Under-20 World Cup in 2012 and for New Zealand in 2013 before taking up a place in the Crusaders Wider Training Group in 2015, playing five times in 2016 super Rugby.  Hodgman developed […]

13 Feb 2017

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