5 DECEMBER 2018

Replacements assemble for preseason

With the Maori All Black and All Black players assembling late following their respective tours plus, a number of players coming into the preseason with injuries, opportunity is created for an extended group of players.

30 NOVEMBER

Rise Up and join us as a Blues Club member for 2019

Blues fans – it’s time to Rise Up! Memberships for the 2019 Investec Super Season are available now and we’d love you to join us.

15 NOVEMBER 2018

MacDonald to lead re-structured coaching team

Leon MacDonald has today been appointed as the new head coach on a three-year term while retaining the attack portfolio alongside Tom Coventry as the forwards coach and Daniel Halangahu as the skills and back coach. Tana Umaga will take up a two-year contract as an Assistant Coach responsible for defence.

31 OCTOBER 2018

Blues promote from within for 2019

With three exceptions, the Blues has looked to its own provincial unions and development programme to complete the line-up for the 2019 Investec Super Rugby Championship.

01 NOVEMBER 2018

Five players to watch

We’re not ones to play favourites, but here’s five players we think our fans will want to follow in 2019.

News

27 Nov 2015

Making a mouthguard

04 Nov 2015

In the gym with Dolph & Patty

Steven Luatua and Patrick Tuipulotu have been joining teammates and Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Jason Price at Health & Sport Fitness Club for gym workouts. We catch up with our 2016 leaders to see what they’re doing to return to the Blues squad fit and firing for the coming pre-season.  

04 Mar 2014

VIDEO: The Blues travel to South Africa

The Blues took off from Sydney en route to Johannesburg on Sunday for a two week tour of South Africa. Check out what they got up to on the flight to the Republic

01 Mar 2014

Blues hit back to defeat Crusaders

The Blues rediscovered their attacking mojo with a rousing 35-24 victory over traditional rivals the Crusaders at Eden Park tonight.

22 Feb 2014

Blues go down to Highlanders in season opener

The Blues produced a spirited second half fight back but it wasn’t enough to overcome the Highlanders as they suffered a 29-21 defeat in their season opener in Dunedin tonight.

13 Feb 2014

2014 Super Rugby media launch: go-karting

Blues players Keven Mealamu and Francis Saili took on the other New Zealand franchises in a go-kart race to mark the start of the Super Rugby season

17 Jan 2014

Doorey excited by wealth of backline talent

The excitement in Grant Doorey’s voice is palpable. On a scorching hot day on Waiheke Island, the Blues assistant coach looked on as the backs ran through their attacking strike moves.

13 Jan 2014

VIDEO: Sir Graham Henry pleased with first week

The Blues are just one week into training in 2014 but Sir Graham Henry is already impressed by what he’s seen from a number of new faces to the team.

09 Jan 2014

VIDEO: Placemakers challenge at Unitec

Which Blues player is the best with a hammer and a saw? Find out as the team took part in the PlaceMakers challenge at Unitec last month, building a stool and picnic table!

07 Jan 2014

VIDEO: The Blues training at Ludus Magnus

Before the Christmas break the Blues headed along to Ludus Magnus gym for one of their toughest training sessions yet.

19 Dec 2013

Boxing at Shane Cameron Fitness

The Blues headed along to Shane Cameron Fitness on the North Shore for a punishing boxing session last week, check it out…in super slo-mo!