WCRU 2017 Awards Night

West Coast Rugby Union celebrated the 2017 Season on Friday Night (12th Jan - 2018) at the Paroa Hotel in Greymouth. The Major award of Player of the Year went to Tom Reekie from Marist for his outstanding Heartland Season , while Luke McNeish also from Marist took out the coveted

CLUB MEMO – 16.12.17

Reminder I advise the AGM of the West Coast Rugby Union will be held at the Blaketown Rugby clubrooms on Wednesday 21 February 2018 at 7.00pm. AGENDA ITEMS Item 3 Information on any bereavements to be acknowledged at the meeting would be appreciated in writing prior to the meeting. i.e. by Wednesday 31 January

INDEPENDENT BOARD MEMBERS ADVERTISEMENT

 INDEPENDENT BOARD MEMBERS ADVERTISEMENT West Coast Rugby Union Independent Board Members (1 Required) The West Coast Rugby Union invites applications for one vacancy for the position of Independent Board Member.  This appointment will be for a three year term commencing 21 February 2018. The West Coast Rugby Union’s purpose is to lead, grow,

ASB Rugby Award nominations announced

ASB Rugby Award nominations announced Black Ferns push for Coach, Team and Player of the Year awards Champion teams the Black Ferns, New Zealand Under 20, and the Crusaders, have been nominated for Team of the Year at New Zealand’s biggest celebration of rugby, the 2017 ASB Rugby Awards. The Head Coaches from

New Zealand Heartland XV team named for New Zealand Marist match

New Zealand Heartland XV team named for New Zealand Marist match New Zealand Heartland XV Coach Barry Matthews has named his team to play New Zealand Marist in Timaru tomorrow. 1. Ralph Darling (North Otago) 2. Anthony Ellis (Buller) 3. Scott Cameron (Horowhenua Kapiti) 4. Eric Duff (Mid Canterbury) 5. Kieran Coll (South Canterbury) 6. Bryn Hudson

Lochore Cup final preview

Lochore Cup final preview: Mid Canterbury v West Coast West Coast are the only provincial union in New Zealand to have not won a title but have the chance to break their duck when they take on Mid Canterbury in the Lochore Cup final on Sunday. Match details: Mid Canterbury v West Coast, Sunday 29 October, 2.35pm, Methven Domain, Methven TALE

New Zealand Heartland XV named for 2017 one-off fixture

New Zealand Heartland XV named for 2017 one-off fixture New Zealand Heartland XV Coach Barry Matthews has named the squad for their 2017 fixture against New Zealand Marist, on Saturday 4 November. Congratulations to Tom Reekie on his selection to the NZ Heartland XV. It features just seven players returning from the 2016