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

03 Apr 2013

Meet the Blues in Britomart on Friday

Around Britomart at lunchtime this Friday? Come downtown outside the mall entrance and see members of the Blues squad who will be hanging out with the Herald team.

03 Apr 2013

Willison to start at 12 against Highlanders

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has made two changes to the starting XV for Friday night’s clash with the Highlanders at Eden Park (kick-off 7.35pm).

03 Apr 2013

True Blue HQ Fan of the Week – Alan Smith

This week’s True Blue HQ Fan of the Week, presented by Barfoot & Thompson, is Alan Smith (@Alanhsmith)!

02 Apr 2013

Anthony Boric to join Mitsubishi Dynaboars

Blues and All Black lock Anthony Boric has announced today he will head to Japan at the end of the Investec Super Rugby season.

01 Apr 2013

Kirwan proud of performance despite loss

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan said he was extremely proud of his team despite their 16-23 defeat to the Chiefs in Mount Maunganui on Saturday night.

30 Mar 2013

Blues online shop open for business!

The Blues online store is finally live!

30 Mar 2013

Chiefs overrun Blues

The Blues slumped to their third successive defeat as they were overrun by the Chiefs 23-16 in a tense arm wrestle in Mount Maunganui tonight.

28 Mar 2013

Blues development aim to finish on a high

The Blues Development team are looking to end their season on a high when they run out against Japan A at Pakuranga this evening.

28 Mar 2013

Ta’avao to start against Chiefs

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has made just one injury enforced change to the starting XV for Saturday’s match against the Chiefs in Mount Maunganui.

28 Mar 2013

Blues Development finish strongly

The Blues Development team have finished their campaign with a comprehensive 43-19 victory over Japan A.

27 Mar 2013

Kirwan: We’ve got to get the excitement back

You might think the last thing the Blues would want after consecutive losses is to face defending champions the Chiefs this week, but that’s exactly the sort of challenge head coach Sir John Kirwan hopes will spark his side back into life.

27 Mar 2013

#truebluechat recap

We kicked off #truebluechat last night, a new question and answer format on Twitter where fans can come together to discuss all things Blues during the 2013 Investec Super Rugby season.