20 Mar 2019

Coaches reward performance in team to host Highlanders

The coaching staff at the Blues have rewarded good form in naming their starting line-up to host the Highlanders at Eden Park on Friday. There are only three changes from the team that prevailed over the Sunwolves before the break for the bye, which means the bench will include four All Blacks to add real […]

15 Feb 2016

ROUND 1

07 Nov 2015

Another game

25 Nov 2015

Ashley Draper

Originally from North Devon in England, Assistant physiotherapist Ashley Draper graduated from the University of Southampton in 2000 and initially worked with the NHS and Southampton Football Club before moving to New Zealand in 2004. He took up the role of head physiotherapist with the Northland Rugby Union before joining North Harbour for the 2011 […]

13 Mar 2019

BLU v HIG Boot Drive

When we return to Eden Park on Friday, 22 March to take on the Highlanders, we’re holding a boot drive. Together with BNZ, major partner of the Blues and Best Foot Forward, we’ll be collecting pre-loved rugby boots at the game. For each pair of rugby boots you donate, you’ll get one free kids Bronze (GA) […]

Leni Apisai

Leni made his provincial debut in 2014 for Wellington at just 18 years of age. The following year he had established himself as the first-choice hookerfor his province. Leni’s form was such that he won promotion to the Hurricanes Wider Training Group for 2015. He has been a regular squad member since, making his Super […]

22 Aug 2016

What is the Blues Club?

Blues Club is our membership programme. It’s more than just a season pass. Think of it as a club for Blues supporters where you’ll have the opportunity to meet other like-minded fans and experience the game together. Like any good club, we look after you with the best discounts on seats at our game and […]

12 Jun 2018

Backyard Battle

Rugby fans will get a chance to check out all of the talent in the Blues region with a special game of three-30s at Warkworth later this month. The Blues along with the provincial teams from Northland, North Harbour and Auckland, will take part in a special Backyard Battle at Mahurangi Rugby Club on Wednesday […]

18 Jan 2016

ROUND 2

25 Nov 2015

Kylie Wilson

Blues Coaching Debut: 2016 Other Coaching Roles: NZ U20s Mental Skills Coach 2015, Auckland Rugby Mental Skills Coach 2014-2015, Wales Women Under-19, Wales Women A, UWIC Women’s Rugby Our Mental Skills Coach, Kylie Wilson, joins the Blues coaching group after working with the NZ U20s in 2015 and Auckland Rugby team from 2014-2015. Wilson was a sport […]