All Blacks team for second DHL New Zealand Lions Series Test

All Blacks team for second DHL New Zealand Lions Series Test against British & Irish Lions New All Black Ngani Laumape named on bench The All Blacks team to play the second Test against the British and Irish Lions at Westpac Stadium, Wellington, on Saturday 1 July has been named. …

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Lions tour: Stephen Donald to captain Chiefs against British and Irish Lions

Follow @RedefinedRugby Stephen Donald will captain the Chiefs against the British and Irish Lions. Stephen Donald will captain the Chiefs in their showdown with the British and Irish Lions in Hamilton on Tuesday night. On Sunday Chiefs coach Dave Rennie named his team to play the Lions which includes a …

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TVRFU Results 17 June 2017 {Provisional}

Thames Valley Club Rugby Results Saturday 17 June 2017 Provisional Only ex Thames Valley Facebook page Premiers Thames 0 Mercury Bay 25  Waihi Athletic 25 Cobras 57 Waihou 23 Hauraki North 36 Senior A  Coromandel 24 Hauraki North 7 Paeroa West 44 Paeroa Old Boys 12 Whangamata 43 Waihou 12 …

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TVRFU Results 10 June 2017

Thames Valley Club Rugby Results 10 June 2017 Provisional Only ex Thames Valley Swampfoxes Facebook Page Premier Cobras 17 Waihou 15 Hauraki North 22 Thames 3 Mercury Bay 20 Waihi Athletic 22 Senior A Paeroa Old Boys 16 Hauraki North 22 Waihou 12 Paeroa West 39 Whangamata 17 Coromandel 17 …

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TVRFU Club Draw ~ Saturday 10th June 2017

Club Draw Saturday 10th June 2017 Premier Match Venue Time Referee Mercury Bay v Waihi Athletic Whitianga 2pm Stephen Whyte Hauraki North v Thames Waitakaruru 2pm Andrew J Hartley COBRAS v Waihou Te Aroha 2pm James Higgins Senior A Match Venue Time Referee Whangamata v Coromandel Whangamata 2pm Brian Rose …

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TVRFU YOUTH RUGBY DRAW ~ Saturday 10 June 2017

THAMES VALLEY YOUTH RUGBY DRAW Saturday 10 June 2017 All games are scheduled to start at 10am – however by mutual arrangement times and venues may be changed. Please advise Referee and Union office immediately if changed. Under 8’s Te Aroha Black v Hauraki Plains @ Te Aroha Whangamata Red …

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*UPDATE* Thames Valley Rugby Union Rugby Coach Development Opportunity.

** UPDATED – Time and Venue Change – ** When: Tuesday 27th June 2017 Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm Where: Waihi RFC – Kenny Street – Waihi   Course Outline: A practical based course on ‘Teaching Games for Understanding’ with regards to Rugby Union This is about teaching kids games by …

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New Zealand’s home of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series announced

New Zealand’s home of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series announced Hamilton to host New Zealand leg of HSBC World Sevens Series for 2018 and 2019 NZR partners with 37 South, Chiefs and Hamilton City Council 3 and 4 February 2018 confirmed as dates Hamilton – a city with a …

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Thames Valley Rugby Under 16’s to Follow in U18’s steps

Following last years successful tour by the Thames Valley Under 18’s rugby team to the Lower North Island, the Thames Valley Rugby’s Board of management and staff are in the process of organizing a similar tour in 2017 for the Under 16’s team. Rugby Development officer Bill Cooksley stated that …

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Anton Lienert-Brown and Nathan Harris ink new deals

Anton Lienert-Brown and Nathan Harris ink new deals Two All Blacks and key members of the Gallagher Chiefs, midfielder Anton Lienert-Brown and hooker Nathan Harris, have extended their contracts with New Zealand Rugby (NZR) and their Super Rugby team. 22-year-old Lienert Brown, who played nine Tests last year in his …

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