Season in review: 1930 (Part 2 the international rugby season)

Season in review: 1930 (Part 2 the international rugby season)

21/01/2020

A highly competitive club rugby season, a successful representative season culminating in the return of the Ranfurly Shield and a hugely popular in-bound tour by Great Britain – 1930 remains one of the vintage seasons in Wellington rugby. As we build up to the 2020 year in rugby, we rewind the clock to 90 years

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Season in review: 1930 (Part One the club rugby season)

Season in review: 1930 (Part One the club rugby season)

17/01/2020

  A highly competitive club rugby season, a successful representative season culminating in the return of the Ranfurly Shield and a hugely popular in-bound tour by Great Britain – 1930 remains one of the vintage seasons in Wellington rugby. As we build up to the 2020 year in rugby, we rewind the clock to 90

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Club Rugby teams of the decades

Club Rugby teams of the decades

10/01/2020

Welcome to the 15th decade of club rugby in Wellington, which gets underway on Saturday 21 March. Ahead of the new season, we have looked at the most dominant (statistically in most cases) teams of each decade so far. See below from the 1880s right up to the 2010s. 1880s  – Poneke Championships won: 4

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Rugby aplenty in 2020

Rugby aplenty in 2020

01/01/2020

Rugby players and supporters alike are recharging their batteries over the off-season. All are set to hit the ground running in 2020, as the start of the new year ushers in a new decade in rugby. The summer of sevens rugby continues in the New Year, while the Super Rugby season is brought forward to

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The 12 Rugby Questions of Xmas

The 12 Rugby Questions of Xmas

23/12/2019

Above: Fulltime in the 2019 Jubilee Cup final – who will win the title in 2020? PHOTO: NZ Lenz.   The festive season is a time for family and friends, for relaxing and making merry. But soon enough, the attention will turn to the 2020 rugby season. See below for this year’s third annual 12

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Tries of the Season: Representative Rugby

Tries of the Season: Representative Rugby

19/12/2019

Part 6 of our Tries of the Season series, looking back at some of the action in 2019 in club rugby. (Men’s Part 1 HERE) (Men’s Part 2 HERE ) (Men’s Part 3 HERE ) (Women’s HERE ) (First XV HERE ) Continuing the series in the community game, with some highlights from the representative

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