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

24 Mar 2015

Team nutrition with Dave Shaw

Ever wondered what it takes to fuel a professional rugby player? Our team nutritionist breaks the meals down for us.

11 Mar 2015

All Black front row packs down

Tony Woodcock, James Parsons and Charlie Faumuina were named to start in Friday’s game, with record-setting hooker Keven Mealamu to come off the bench.

09 Mar 2015

MAGS wins inaugural Westie Pies Blues 10s

It was a full day of competition on Saturday when 16 high schools gathered for an exciting 10s tournament hosted by Westie Pies and the Blues

05 Mar 2015

Blues A XV starting line-up against Pampas

The Blues A XV team to face the visiting Argentinian Pampas this Friday has been announced.

04 Mar 2015

Mealamu to break Super Rugby record

Mealamu has been named in the starting line-up to meet the Lions from South Africa which will be his 163rd appearance in Super Rugby.

03 Mar 2015

Explosive Rene Ranger to return

Explosive attacking back Rene Ranger is to return to the Blues next season and will be available to play for North Harbour in the ITM Cup this year.

03 Mar 2015

Blues A XV to face visiting Pampas

The Blues A XV will open an exciting weekend of rugby this coming Friday when they take on the visiting Argentinian Pampas XV at Pakuranga Rugby Football Club.

28 Feb 2015

The Blue Print: Round Three

The Blues team was defeated by the Cheetahs in a nail-biting 25-24 finish in Bloemfontein. Read more here.

26 Feb 2015

Faumuina, Tuipuloto to start in South Africa

All Blacks Charlie Faumuina and Patrick Tuipulotu will make their first starts of the season for the Blues against the Cheetahs at Bloemfontein on Saturday morning

26 Feb 2015

Kaino to reach 100 caps for Blues

New Zealand Rugby has congratulated Blues captain Jerome Kaino who will bring up his century of Super Rugby games against the Cheetahs in South Africa this week.

25 Feb 2015

Blues and Hurricanes Under-20

The Blues U20 side faced a strong Hurricanes side in Taupo earlier this afternoon. The side fell 13-38 to the Hurricanes, but can take plenty of positives according to coaches.

23 Feb 2015

Blues announce Under 20 team

The Blues have named a strong Under 20 team for the fixture against the Hurricanes in Taupo this coming Wednesday.