22 Aug 2016

Is the use of public transport included in my Blues Club membership?

Yes, by showing your membership card or match ticket you can access public transport (trains and special event buses) to and from Blues home games. Travel on trains, Northern Express (NX1) and the Manukau, Botany Pakuranga special event bus service is included with your membership for Blues matches at Eden park.  In match week visit at.govt.nz […]

05 Jul 2017

Smoothie recipes by Blues nutritionist Dave Shaw

Team nutritionist Dave Shaw fuels the team for success on the footy field. Working in collaboration with our Strength & Conditioning and Medical teams, he advises our players on how they can structure their diet to best support their goals. Here he’s provided a couple of healthy smoothie recipes, the likes of which some of our […]

02 Aug 2016

2002

Coaches Peter Sloane, Grant Fox, Bruce Robertson Manager Sean Fitzpatrick Captain Glenn Taylor Player of the Year Doug Howlett Sloane’s reign begins  Former Highlanders coach Peter Sloane took over the Blues for the 2002 season along with Grant Fox and Bruce Robertson. Ironically, Sloane presided over the first defeat suffered by an Auckland-based side to an Otago-based […]

29 Jan 2016

nib – Tile 10

20 Sep 2017

ROUND 18

16 Jul 2018

Tom Coventry to join Blues coaching team

We can confirm today that current North Harbour coach Tom Coventry is joining the Blues next season as an assistant coach. Coventry will join our coaching group alongside Tana Umaga and Tasman coach Leon MacDonald, who were named in May. The former Waikato player and Chiefs assistant coach is vastly experienced and successful with two […]

02 Aug 2016

2001

Coaches Frank Oliver, John Kirwan, Mark Graham Manager Sean Fitzpatrick Captain Robin Brooke Player of the Year Xavier Rush Oliver steps in at 11th hour  With former coach Gordon Hunter battling the cancer that would ultimately claim his life, assistant coach Frank Oliver had to step into the breach at the last moment and only found out the day the […]

12 Dec 2016

Blues Big Day Out

Join us at the Blues Training Ground, Alexandra Park, 28 Campbell Crescent for the Blues Big Day Out, brought to you by BNZ. This free family fun day will feature live music, food, games and giveaways, followed by the Blues’ first 2017 pre-season match versus the Hurricanes at 2:30pm, sponsored by Westie Pies. For more information, click here.

Melani Nanai

Melani came into the Blues via the club system, rather than the usual college or age-group representation, playing for Manukau Rovers under the watchful eye of Frank Bunce. Not only did this fast and elusive outside back gain a starting spot with the Blues in his first full season, he also won 2015 Rookie of […]

13 Feb 2017

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