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NZR, WRFU pay tribute to Eddie Tonks

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Former New Zealand Rugby (NZR) Chair Eddie Tonks has died aged 85.


Tonks, who was educated at Khandallah Primary School, Waipu District High School...

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2020 Lions, Pride playing jersey to sport names of supporters

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2020 will be remembered for several reasons, but it will also be the year, Wellington’s rugby supporters will be given the opportunity to take to the...

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Tentative start date given for premier rugby

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With the Government’s shift to bubbles of 100, Wellington Rugby are pleased to confirm a tentative start date of 20 June for both the Men’s and...

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Rugby begins preparation phase for return of community game

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Rugby clubs around the country can start a three-stage approach to getting back on the grass with training potentially beginning later this month.

To...

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Your local rugby club needs you to ‘Pay it Forward’

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The Centurions Rugby Football Club is calling on all rugby lovers to help ensure the survival of the grassroots game.

Covid-19’s effect on rugby at...

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Covid-19 Update: Hygiene and Sanitation Guidance for Sports Facilities

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Below is a message from Sport New Zealand:

Any sporting clubs or recreation facilities that intend to open to members within Alert Level 3 and 2 must...

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Head Coach Applications sought for Wellington Development & U19

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The Wellington Rugby Football Union is seeking applications for the following Head Coach roles for the 2020 season.

  • Head Coach – Wellington...
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Wellington’s referees celebrating 125 years of officiating rugby in Wellington

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This year marks 125 years of rugby refereeing in Wellington. A memento “125th” key ring is available from the WRRA and a dinner will be held at the...

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Jury Tenitenismeaton taking referee’s opportunities

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Jury Tenitenismeaton is part of a group of young referees officiating on the sidelines each week. The recent St Pat’s Silverstream student is a...

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Wellington Rugby encouraging players to pick up a whistle

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For the second year in succession, Wellington Club Rugby will operate with an odd number of teams competing in the Championship rounds of the top...

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No mountain too high for Charles Visser

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Charles Visser is overcoming challenges to be involved in the game he loves.

Visser is deaf and is a WRRA referee, having recently moved to...

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Plenty of opportunities in refereeing for Monique Dalley

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What does a newly promoted Level 2 referee do to celebrate? She hops on a plane that coming weekend for a family holiday in the Caribbean.

Monique...

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