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Tasman to undertake Summer American tour

The current Mitre 10 Cup premiership leaders will play two games, against American Major League Rugby champions the Seattle Seawolves and the Houston SaberCats, in January next year. The Tasman team to travel to the States will be selected in October and will be made up of contracted Tasman players who do not have Super contracts - as well as Tasman B and U19 players.

A new era for local rugby: Kicking sugar to touch

In a first for NZ rugby, Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) has sponsored Tasman Rugby Union (TRU) teams, replacing the TRU’s former agreement with Coca Cola/Powerade, to become the union’s official health and wellbeing partner.

Riwaka RFC Annual Golf Open

Riwaka RFC Annual Golf Open
Sunday 20 October at Motueka Golf Course.

Nelson College crowned UC champions

Nelson College 35 (Daniel Rogers, Anton Segner 2, Connor Johnston tries, Niko Barton 3 pens, 3 cons) defeated Christchurch BHS: 31 (Benjamin Lopas, Benjamin Hassall, McGregor, Fabian Holland, Josh Taula tries, Lewis 3 cons)

Tasman B squad named for South Island competition

Players selected for the Tasman B representative side to play in the South Island Invitation competition have been named. The first training will be Wednesday, 28th August meeting at The Beachcomber Hotel conference room from 6pm strapping. For any enquiries, please contact Manager, Chris Pugh on 027 240 8821.

Nelson College & MBC to contest UC Finals

CUP SEMI: Nelson College 16 (Ollie Inch, Ben Faingaanuku tries, Niko Barton 2 pens) defeated Christ's College 10 (Goulter tries, Miyake 1 con, 1 pen).

Marlborough Boys College 30 (Tries: Keelan Murrell 2, Monu Moli, Lotu Solomona and Ollie Lawson; Con: Murrell; Pen: Dylan McManaway) defeated STAC 13.

Red Devils lock Seddon Shield away for summer

Red Devils 21 (Billy Collins, Mike Vaeno tries, Corey Bovey 3 pens, con) defeated Griffins 7 (Rahiri Witehira try, Sam Briggs con). HT: 8-7.

Waitohi seal Marlborough Div 1 title over Central

On Saturday afternoon Waitohi were crowned Wadsco Motorworld Marlborough sub-union champions after winning a riveting club rugby final 26-20 over Central at Lansdowne Park.

Waimea Old Boys Claim Nelson Bays Div 1 Title in Extra Time

The unprecedented rivalry that is Waimea Old Boys vs Marist in 2019 wrote another thrilling chapter in the saga at Trafalgar Park this afternoon with Waimea OB crowned the Car Company Nelson Bays Rugby Champions.

Waimea Women win E'stel Tasman Trophy

Waimea OB Women 27 def Moutere 17 in a highly enterprising encounter at Trafalgar Park.