08 May 2018
The Price is right at the Blues. That is because the Blues Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, Jason Price spent 10 years in the Royal New Zealand Air Force. “Pricey” has been passionate about rugby since his school days in Southland where he played for the province through the age groups. “The reality is that I was […]
With dominant physicality and the ability to cover both tight both sides of the scrum, this prop is an influential leader in the Blues team. The talented All Black possesses impressive ball handling skills and outstanding footwork to match the real power he brings to the Blues front row. The Papatoetoe High School graduate made […]
02 Mar 2016
Round One – Blues v Highlanders, February 26th Blake Gibson And the winning voters, receiving a $50 SKYCITY Gift Voucher, are Max Woodard, Dave Nash and Stephen Chapman. We’ll be in touch shortly! Round Two – Crusaders v Blues, March 4th Jerome Kaino And the winning voters, receiving a $50 SKYCITY Gift Voucher, are Kapitirua Teaurima, Chi Hou Chang and Karen […]
Born in Timaru but raised in Waimate, this talented halfback has been something of a rugby nomad in New Zealand. He played collegiate rugby in Christchurch for Shirley Boys High School before a move to Nelson College for his final year. Billy made his debut in the ITM Cup with North Otago, earning 29 caps […]
22 Feb 2016
TEAM P W D L BP PTS Hurricanes 15 11 0 4 9 53 Lions 15 11 0 4 8 52 Stormers 15 10 1 4 9 51 Brumbies 15 10 0 5 3 43 Highlanders 15 11 0 4 8 52 Chiefs 15 11 0 4 7 51 Crusaders 15 11 0 4 6 […]
03 May 2018
The Blues welcome back the experience of captain Augustine Pulu, Patrick Tuipulotu and Jerome Kaino to their starting line-up for the Super Rugby match against the Waratahs in Sydney. The return of the trio to start the game is positive news for the Blues, with Pulu having played 30 minutes off the bench last week, […]
The first five-eighth came in to the Blues with a number of years experience in professional rugby, playing in Italy, England, Japan and for both the Highlanders and Crusaders. Bowden played Under-19 and Under-21 rugby for New Zealand.
15 Feb 2016
Jordan Manihera came in to the Blues as injury cover during the 2014 Super Rugby season, covering for Joe Edwards. He played two games, both in South Africa on the team’s South African tour.