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 Feb 2013

Kirwan praises courageous young Blues

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan has praised the courage and commitment of his young outfit in the wake of their narrow 41-35 loss to the Queensland Reds on Saturday.

31 Jan 2013

Young Blues squad named to face Reds in trial

The Blues’ young newcomers will get the chance to test themselves against a powerful Reds outfit when the two sides meet for their first pre-season trial of the year in Toowoomba on Saturday.

23 Jan 2013

The Blues take unique approach to 2013 team poster

They’ve got a new-look team and a new coaching staff, now the Blues are taking a fresh new approach to their team poster ahead of the 2013 Investec Super Rugby season.

23 Jan 2013

2013 Blues Development team announced

The Blues have named a group of 20 players who will form the core of the 2013 Blues Development team for a five-game campaign in February and March.

22 Jan 2013

Fit and lean Weepu raring to go

Piri Weepu is backÖand he’s fit and raring to go.

21 Jan 2013

Ranger gets serious about leading Blues

He’s still got that trademark smile and jovial attitude, but there is a steelier edge to Blues livewire Rene Ranger this season.

16 Jan 2013

Big Blues fan cooks up a storm for the team

When one of the Blues’ biggest fans approached us about her desire to put on a special American-style BBQ for the team, it was an offer we simply couldn’t refuse.

14 Jan 2013

Sir John Kirwan live Q&A on Twitter

Blues head coach Sir John Kirwan hijacked our Twitter account (@BluesRugbyTeam) yesterday afternoon to answer all your questions live.

14 Jan 2013

Blues public training session

The Blues are heading into the community on Wednesday and will hold a public training session at Teachers Eastern Rugby Club in Orakei.

14 Jan 2013

Blues v Crusaders tickets on sale today

What better way to kick off the Blues home season with a cracker match against our favourite foes – the Crusaders. This clash at Eden Park is always an epic battle and expect no less for our first home game of the 2013 season.

11 Jan 2013

VIDEO: 2013 Pre-season training

The Blues got stuck back into pre-season this week with another tough field based conditioning session

09 Jan 2013

Williams returns early to lead Blues

New Blues captain Ali Williams is so excited about the upcoming season you just can’t keep him away.