14 Mar 2018

Blues A Team vs Hurricanes

While the Blues are in South Africa preparing to play the Stormers this week, the balance of the squad and some of the regions best talent have come together for the Blues A fixture against the Hurricanes Development team in Wellington this Saturday. The A team started the 2018 campaign with a 26-all draw against […]

Tamati Tua

Tamati is an exciting midfield back from Kaitaia who progressed through the Blues development system to their under-20s side and earned a place in the New Zealand team that won the Under-20 Rugby World Championship in 2017. He was called into the Blues squad as an early season All Blacks cover in 2017, returning to […]

09 Mar 2018

All Blacks return to take on Lions

The Blues welcome back All Blacks Jerome Kaino and Sonny Bill Williams to their team to take on the Lions at altitude in Johannesburg on Sunday morning (4.15am – NZ Time). Kaino has his first start of the season after coming on as a reserve last week, while Williams returns following a leg injury that […]

23 Aug 2016

Secure your seats to The Blues vs British & Irish Lions

Join by 30 September to secure your seats to The Blues vs British & Irish Lions. The 2017 British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand will take place during June and July 2017. For the first time in history, the 10 match tour will see the British and Irish Lions take on the five New Zealand Super […]

Patrick Tuipulotu

Patrick is an immense physique and immense talent, who has already played 34 times for the Blues and 10 times for his country, although he is still just 23. He is 2m tall and 125kg, but hugely athletic and physical. He played for St Peters and NZ Secondary Schools team as well as the NZ […]

06 Mar 2018

MEET THE “DOC”

Meet James McGarvey. He’s the new Blues’ medicine man, stepping into the shoes of the seasoned Stephen Kara, who had 10 years as the club’s doctor. McGarvey is not new to rugby. Far from it. He started back in 2003 as team doctor for (Auckland) Marist, moving to Ponsonby, then to Counties Manukau, Auckland and […]

22 Aug 2016

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Jimmy Tupou

From Pukekohe High School, the lock/loose forward was selected for the 2012 NZ Under-20 side that won the Junior World Championship in South Africa, the same year making his debut for Counties Manukau. The 24 year old, currently co-captain of the Steelers, played a key role in their promotion to the ITM Cup Championship and […]