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 […]

02 Aug 2016

2000

Coaches Gordon Hunter, Frank Oliver Manager John Kirwan Captain Robin Brooke Player of the Year Robin Brooke Identifiers dropped from NZ Clubs  The regional identifiers were dropped from all New Zealand clubs in 2000, leaving the teams identified as the Blues, Hurricanes, Chiefs, Crusaders and Highlanders.  Hunter and Oliver take over  With Gordon Hunter and Frank Oliver taking the […]

26 Apr 2017

SKYCITY Reaching New Heights Competition Terms & Conditions

One entry per person. Winner must claim their prize within 24 hours of being notified via Facebook. Prize must be collected from SKYCITY Auckland. The winner and his/her nine guests will win dinner up to the value of $500 at Andy’s Burgers & Bar prior to watching the game and up to $200 in food […]

24 Apr 2018

Perseverance pays off for Jordan

The 108kg block-buster was not part of the initial Blues squad, but grabbed his chance to score two tries on debut in the 24-10 win over the Sunwolves in Tokyo. It belies his long journey where he could have easily given the game away. Jordan, born on the North Shore, was part of the Auckland […]

11 Aug 2016

Brisbane Global Tens Day 2

14 teams from 6 countries, 300+ star players, all competing over 2 days at Suncorp Stadium 11-12 February 2017. Join us for the party atmosphere and 2 days of rugby entertainment at the Brisbane Global Tens! For more information on travel packages, click here and enter promo code BLUES when booking to get the best rate.

22 Aug 2016

When will I receive my membership pack?

Membership packs for 8-game members will be couriered in late January and February. It’s important that you provide a daytime delivery address where a courier package can be left. Please make sure your Blues Club account is up to date with the correct delivery details.

Jerome Kaino

Jerome is the gladiator of the Blues team, a leader by deeds rather than words. He has been an All Black regular and key contributor to their back-to-back World Cup victories, now approaching 80 caps. Jerome is a centurion for the Blues – and only Keven Mealamu and Tony Woodcock have played more games for […]

02 Aug 2016

1999

Coaches Jed Rowlands, Mac McCallion Manager Derek Samson Captain Robin Brooke Player of the Year Carlos Spencer Super coach Henry departs for Wales  At the end of the 1998 seaso,n Auckland and the Blues lost the coaching expertise of Henry. For the Blues, this coincided with a five-year slump that was not arrested until 2003, by which time Henry had […]

12 Nov 2015

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