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CEO chat with Tony Lewis

Sunday was a great morning for the Union, celebrating the selection of two new All Blacks - Jordan Taufua and Shannon Frizell. That brings to six All Blacks from Tasman in the last 12 months.

CEO Chat with Tony Lewis

Join the Tasman Rugby Union staff Pink Shirt Day movement This Weekend! The TRU staff are asking the rugby community to join the movement on Friday, 18 May 2018 to stop bullying and spread kindness.

NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year

The best player in this season’s NPD Tasman Trophy will now pick up the NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year Medallion.

CEO Chat with Tony Lewis

Last Saturday's rugby is the best part of my role - the start of the 2018 season for all those players under 18. It was fantastic to move around various grounds and see the incredible work done by club volunteers who ensure that the 6-year-olds in their first year of rugby to the newly caped 1st XV player is enjoying and having fun playing the best game available for all shapes and sizes.

NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year

The best player in this season’s NPD Tasman Trophy will now pick up the NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year Medallion.

CEO Chat with Tony Lewis

This Saturday, May 5 is the start of every JAB and Age Grade rugby player’s dream - the 2018 Rugby Season kicks off. Every young girl and boy will go to bed on Friday night wanting it to be the morning. I can remember many years ago going to Kettle Park in Dunedin as an eight year to learn the basic skills of rugby - catch & pass, tackle, serve & step and team work.

NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year

The best player in this season’s NPD Tasman Trophy will now pick up the NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year Medallion.

CEO Chat with Tony Lewis

The Tasman Rugby Union continues to make its presence on the national stage, having nominated Sir Michael Jones in February, seconded by Taranaki, as an elected NZR director, representing the Provincial Unions.

NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year

The best player in this season’s NPD Tasman Trophy will now pick up the NPD Tasman Trophy Player of the Year Medallion. The Player of the Year award will be determined by a season-points system, with the Match Officials picking their players of the match awarding three points, two points and one point for the game’s top performers.

2018 Mitre 10 Cup Draw announced

The Tasman Mako have a very good draw with 2 Sunday daytime matches and 2 Friday night games, one of each in Blenheim & Nelson. The season will open with a 2017 Premiership Final re-play when we host Canterbury in Blenheim.