It’s been a long time between drinks – seven months in fact – so it is with much anticipation that the Wellington club rugby season kicks off tomorrow...
Milly Mackey is Year 13 at Newlands College, but about to start to second year of club rugby in the Wellington Women’s competition. Milly is one of...
For those interested in a Junior Representative coaching or team management role for 2019. Applications are now being sought to positions in our...
Naitoa Ah Kuoi will not feature for Marist St Pat’s in the opening round of the Swindale Shield this weekend. The lock and flanker tore an MCL in the...
The 2019 club rugby season kicks off in just over a week, with the opening salvoes of the Premier Swindale Shield and Premier Reserve Harper Lock...
“What a game, like far,” Keelan Whitman laconically quipped last year when speaking about the St Pat’s Town v Wellington College traditional. The...
The last two teams Caleb Delany has been involved in have caused quite a stir, which contrasts against his own diligent, unassuming and friendly...
“In New Zealand players are given a greater licence to make decisions about the game plan on and off the field. I think that’s one of the reasons why...
Experienced assistant coach Leo Crowley has joined the Wellington coaching team for the 2019 Mitre 10 Cup season. Crowley, who has worked previously...
Congratulations to the five Wellington players that have been offered contracts for the 2019 Black Ferns squad. Marcelle Parkes (Marist St Pats), Moni...
The countdown is well and truly underway for the start of the 2019 Wellington club rugby season with just a month left before the much anticipated...
Want to keep playing rippa rugby for another year? Looking for an introduction to Rugby? The new U8/U9 mixed rippa grade may be just what you are...
Preview | All set for opening round matches
Thanks so much to the @hurricanesrugby players and @blackferns for getting amongst Canes in Clubs this week and providing our up-and-coming junior players with fun experiences! Great to see so many juniors signing up the upcoming season! #gameforall
📽 Build Update #5. 👷🏼♂️👷🏽♂️👷🏻♀️🔨🔨🏠
Construction is really starting to speed along and the house is starting to take shape.
Thanks to the NZ Defence Force for helping put up the frames! 👍🏼
Check out the cool time lapse video below 👀
Thanks to Mitre 10 MEGA Petone and Capital Precut Solutions for their support.
The House that Wellington Rugby Built
Charity Partner - Wellington Children's Hospital
Player Profile | Milly Mackey
WRFU Academy Profile | Naitoa Ah Kuoi
Wellington International Pride Parade POSTPONED
Wellington International Pride Parade organisers have decided to postpone today’s celebration, with a new date to be confirmed in due course.
For full details you can visit the Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/wippnz/
Kia Kaha Christchurch.
News | A history of the Swindale Shield and Harper Lock Shield
Last night Northern United Rugby Football Club were privileged to attend a dinner with US Ambassador Scott Brown and his wife Gail at the US Embassy New Zealand to celebrate their wins in both the Middlesex National Club Sevens and 51st local American Ambassador Sevens Series tournaments #gameforall
Wellington Rugby are hosting the Year 9 & 10 Quick Rip Festival! This will consist of three exciting tournaments across Wellington City, Western Bays and Hutt Valley.
DM us for more info! #QuickRip #GameForAll
WRFU Academy Profile | Keelan Whitman
As part of International Women’s Day some of our leaders within our rugby community spent a lovely morning sharing stories and mentoring students from Wellington Girls, Onslow College and Wellington High School.
Thank you to the EPA Safer Homes for hosting such a wonderful event.
WRFU Academy Profile | Caleb Delany
WRFU Academy Profile | Luke Chisholm
Congratulations to the following five Wellington players confirmed for the New Zealand Under 20 final trial camp in Pamerston North. Shamus Hurley Langton (OBU), Taine Plumtree (OBU), Kaliopasi Uluilakepa (Petone), Connor Garden Bachop (Norths) and Reuben Va’a (Ories).
In addition, Tane Te Aho (OBU) and Tyronne Thompson (MSP) have been selected to attend the Tight 5 sessions.
Not considered for trial were Callum Harkin (OBU), Naitoa Ah Kuoi (MSP), Iona Apineru (Upper Hutt) due to injury and Billy Proctor (MSP) due to Super Rugby commitments.
Wellington Rugby in association with NZ Rugby extends a welcoming invitation to the Wellington rugby community to attend the Wellington International Pride Parade on Saturday 16th March.
Bring your family and friends and have fun celebrating our rainbow community.
To register, click on the link here: http://bit.ly/WLGPrideRego
The 2019 Wellington Lions Mitre 10 Cup draw is out.
Read more here for the full schedule and what Gibbo had to say https://bit.ly/2BW4YYk
Congratulations to the five Wellington players that have been offered contracts for the 2019 Black Ferns squad. Marcelle Parkes (Marist St Pats), Monica Tagoai (Marist St Pats), Jackie Patea-Fereti (Petone), Dhys Faleafaga (Northern United) and Ayesha Leti-l'iga (Oriental-Rongotai).
The Black Ferns are set to play two Test matches against Australia. The first for the Laurie O'Reilly Memorial Trophy in Perth on 10 August and again in Auckland on 17 August.
News | 2019 Club Rugby - the countdown is on
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