The Blues will play three pre-season fixtures in preparation for the 2014 Investec Super Rugby competition.
The Blues will face the Hurricanes in Masterton on February 1, before flying to Sydney to take on the Waratahs the following week.
Sir John Kirwan’s men will round out their pre-season schedule with a clash against back-to-back champions the Chiefs in Rotorua before the competition starts the following week against the Highlanders in Dunedin.
The Blues’ pre-season fixtures are:
v Hurricanes Memorial Park, Masterton k/o 3.00pm
v Waratahs Allianz Stadium, Sydney k/o 7.30pm
v Chiefs Rotorua k/o 6.00pm