Sage Shaw-Tait (Scots College) looking for elusive Premiership title

“It was a big year. When I look back I’m very grateful for the opportunities and successes I had,” Sage Shaw-Tait reflects on 2018. Sage, a Year 13 at Scots College, was a national rep in three sports – baseball, softball and sevens rugby. Sage won a gold medal in the World Secondary School Sevens ... More

Info – 2019 Boys Rugby Grade Finals

Please find information relating to the 2019 College Sport Wellington Boys Rugby Grade Finals Venue Map (Silverstream) Finals Draw - 2019 CSW Boys Rugby Parking Parking will be tight at the school; however there should be reasonable turn over throughout the day.  There is plenty of parking is also available ... More

Riley Higgins (Silverstream) on the hunt for more 1st XV finals success

Riley Higgins is hoping this season ends in a similar fashion to 2018. Last year the St Pat’s Silverstream outside back injured his ankle; returning in time for the Premiership final won by Silverstream 29-22 over St Pats Town. In May 2019, Higgins broke his thumb against Napier Boys’ High School, but has ... More

Wellington Rugby announce internal U18 Girls programme for 2019

Wellington rugby are pleased to announce the internal under 18 girls rugby programme for 2019. The purpose of the programme is to: To follow on from the progress made at the Development Week. This will give the players a chance to have some more competitive game time (especially contested scrums and ... More

Rongotai on top after successful exchange against Silverstream

Rugby For the first time in more than a decade, Rongotai College have secured a home semi-final in the Premiership defeating St Patrick’s College, Silverstream 10-5 in the 60th annual Old Boys Cup traditional. The conditions were brutal with a bitter southerly accompanied by horizontal rain, hail, thick mud and ... More

Harrison Press (HIBS) – Pressing for the top

Harrison Press was the only individual from Upper Hutt to make the Hurricanes Under-18 representative squad. The front rower at Hutt International Boys’ School (HIBS) was driven to greater heights by a non-selection at Williment Week last year. “I train pretty much every day doing gym and fitness,” Press ... More

Nine named in Hurricanes Youth Rugby Council Under 18 for 2019

Congratulations to the following Wellington players named in the Hurricanes Youth Rugby Council Under 18 for 2019.  The team will play a Blues Under 18 selection at Owen Delaney Park, Taupo, at 1.30pm on Sunday, 14 July. Ropati So'oalo, Aotea College Harrison Press, HIBS Jabez Peniata, Porirua College Blake ... More

Five named in NZ Maori Rugby Under 18 Squad

Congratulations to Milly Mackey (Newlands College) for the girls and Khya Wilson (St Pat's Town), Ridge Studd (Wellington College), Tana Rangiwhetu (St Bernard's), and Te Kirimaia Wanoa (St Bernard's) for the boys who have been selected for the national U18 Maori Wahine & Tane Development Camp. Full article Con... More

Wellington Secondary School Girls Rugby Development Week

Congratulations to the following girls who have been invited to take part in the inaugural WRFU Secondary School Girls Rugby Development week. Date:    Tuesday 16th July – Thursday 18th July (Second week of July Holidays) Venue: Fraser Park Sportsville, Avalon The week will involve specialized coaching from the ... More

Hurricanes U15 Girls Tournament – Entries Open

Secondary Schools are now invited to enter the Hurricanes Under 15 Girls Rugby Tournament.  Hosted on behalf of the Hurricanes Youth Rugby Council by the Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Union, the tournament will be held from Monday 2nd to Tuesday 3rd September during winter tournament week.  All games will be played at Playford ... More