North Otago secure last-gasp win to go top

North Otago moved three points clear in the Mitre 10 Heartland competition this week when goal-kicker Robbie Smith landed a last-second penalty goal to beat Thames Valley 22-21 in Oamaru on Saturday. With previous unbeaten West Coast going down to a Wanganui side 18-36 for its first win over the season,

Team announced for away trip to Buller {7/9/19}

Down in the unfamiliar position of 11th on the Mitre 10 Heartland Championship points table and after conceding a competition record seven penalty kicks last Saturday, Steelform Wanganui knew Tuesday night training was going be a 'come-to-Jesus' moment. And so it has proved as Wanganui coaches Jason Caskey and Jason Hamlin

NZ Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise course

Wanganui Rugby are proud to partner with Manukau Institute of Technology in delivering the NZ Diploma in Sport, Recreation and Exercise course from our Community Rugby Centre in the Union office. Places are limited, so please get in touch if you would like to hear more, eneliko.faatau@wanganuirugby.co.nz – 027 2226024

Team Line up : Steelform Wanganui vs Thames Valley (Sat. 31st August 2019)

    Venue: Cooks Gardens Date: 31-08-2019 Home Team: Steelform Wanganui Visiting Team: Thames Valley Referee: Rebecca Mahoney Captain: Roman Tutauha No. 1 Gabriel  HAKARAIA 2 Roman  TUTAUHA 3 Kamipeli  LATU 4 Sam  MADAMS 5 Josh  LANE 6 Samu  KUBUNAVANUA 7 Jamie  HUGHES 8 Bryn  HUDSON 9 Tyler  ROGERS-HOLDEN 10 Dane  WHALE 11 Tom  SYMES 12 Ethan  ROBINSON 13 Shai  WIPERI 14 Vereniki  TIKOISOLOMONE 15 Nick  HARDING REPLACEMENTS : 16 Joseph  EDWARDS 17 Wiremu  COTTRELL 18 Jack  HODGES 19 Ranato  TIKOISOLOMONE 20 Chris  BREUER 21 Cameron  DAVIES 22 Josaia  BOGILEKA The Following is from the Whanganui Chronicle By: Jared Smith, Jared Smith is sports editor of the Whanganui Chronicle There will be quite the thirst for redemption across the new-look Steelform Wanganui team that has to front on Cooks Gardens in

HYRC Secondary School 7’s Tournament

Hurricanes Youth Rugby Council Secondary School 7’s Tournament Saturday 19th October 2019, Rathkeale College, Masterton DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM ➡️ CLICK HERE More tournament information will be provided in tournament information handbook once entries are finalised Maximum number of teams for the tournament will be capped at 16 Boys and 16 Girls Teams

Wanganui Rugby – Fixtures : 14th/15th/17th August

This week’s draws, NB This is the final week of Junior Rugby. Wednesday 14th August Inter - School Fixture Wanganui Collegiate Under 14 v Cullinane, Cullinane, 3.45 pm, Mark Chillingworth Thursday 15th August – WRFU Girls 10’s Competition – 3.45 pm Cullinane College v Wanganui Girls College, Cullinane, Neville Hopkins

Wanganui Rugby Results Aug 10

Wanganui Rugby Results Aug 10 In Napier – Steelform Wanganui Heartland XV 36 (Vereniki Tikoisolomone 2, Joe Edwards, Samu Kubunavanua, Craig Clare, Raymond Salu tries, Clare 2 con, Dane Whale con) bt Hawke’s Bay Saracens 17. HT: 19-5. Non first class. Hawke’s Bay Under-19 35, Wanganui Development XV 7. HT: 21-7. In Wanganui – At Spriggens

Wanganui Rugby – Draws 7th August ->14th August

Wanganui Rugby Draws 7th August ->14th August Wednesday 7th August Wanganui Collegiate Under 14 v Hato Paora, Collegiate 3.30 pm, Mark Chillingworth Thursday 8th August – WRFU Girls 10’s Competition – Kick Off 3.45 pm Ruapehu College ( Northern) v Wanganui Girls College, Ohakune, Dan Rolls Wanganui High School v Wanganui City College,

Women’s 7s tournament 2019

Entry Fee: $100 per team Thank you for expressing your interest in the Women’s 7s tournament. We are excited to be hosting a women’s & girls secondary school tournament in October. The day is going to be fun-filled with lots of enjoyment, laughter and running! Please have a read of the

Wanganui Rugby Results July 27

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