News | North Harbour Rugby Union - the Official Website http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/ Latest update from North Harbour Rugby Union - the Official Website en-us Wed, 20 Feb 2019 04:49:48 +1300 Wed, 20 Feb 2019 04:49:48 +1300 60 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/rss/webpage/?categoryId=23 changes in junior club rugby for 2019 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/changes-in-junior-club-rugby-for-2019/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c634de1e8971.png" width="200" /> Following a review of Junior Club Rugby in 2019 a number of changes have occurred specifically around a change in focus to a climate of development and fun to improve participation and retention of junior club rugby players in the game and to engender a life-long love of the game.&nbsp;&nbsp;... Wed, 13 Feb 2019 11:51:13 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/changes-in-junior-club-rugby-for-2019/ Sam Ward appointed as the Assistant Coach for QBE North Harbour http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/sam-ward-appointed-as-the-assistant-coach-for-qbe-north-harbour/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c6236e79dd67.jpg" width="200" /> North Harbour Rugby is proud to announce that Sam Ward will be the Assistant Coach for QBE North Harbour Rugby! QBE North Harbour&rsquo;s Head Coach Kieran Keane said that he was pleased with the appointment. &ldquo;Sam demonstrated a strong understanding when it came to the nuts... Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:57:51 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/sam-ward-appointed-as-the-assistant-coach-for-qbe-north-harbour/ Positions Available: Rugby Pathways Manager - Women http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/rugby-pathways-manager-women/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c62374dcf186.png" width="200" /> HARBOUR RUGBY-&nbsp; IMPROVING LIVES, THROUGH RUGBY &nbsp; A great opportunity has arisen at Harbour Rugby as the Rugby Pathways Manager- Women, to support the growth of Women&rsquo;s Rugby Performance in the Province. North Harbour Rugby was formed in 1985 and encompasses a... Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:53:06 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/rugby-pathways-manager-women/ POSITION AVAILABLE: APPOINTED DIRECTOR http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/position-available-appointed-director/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c5ba0d680803.png" width="200" /> HARBOUR RUGBY- IMPROVING LIVES, THROUGH RUGBY &nbsp; A great opportunity has arisen for two Appointed Directors to lead North Harbour Rugby both on and off the field. North Harbour Rugby was formed in 1985 and encompasses a geographical area that includes 12 rugby clubs... Thu, 07 Feb 2019 16:07:02 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/position-available-appointed-director/ 2019 North Harbour Rugby Strength & Conditioning Internship http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/2019-north-harbour-rugby-strength-conditioning-internship-1549499579/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c5b7e1589549.png" width="200" /> Description of Organisation: &nbsp; Undergraduate or Post Graduate students wanted to commit to an 8 month placement/internship commencing immediately in the Strength and Conditioning department of North Harbour Rugby Union. Reporting to the Head of... Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:32:59 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/2019-north-harbour-rugby-strength-conditioning-internship-1549499579/ NZ National Club Sevens Championship http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/nz-national-club-sevens-championship/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c58e88280f0b.png" width="200" /> Good luck to Northcote Rugby Club and Marist Rugby Club who will be representing North Harbour at the National Club Sevens. The tournament will be held at&nbsp;Fearon Park in Auckland on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th of February 2019. 16 teams from around the country will compete for... Tue, 05 Feb 2019 14:32:50 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/nz-national-club-sevens-championship/ Harbour Mens & Womens Teams announced for TECT National 7's http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/harbour-mens-womens-teams-announced-for-tect-national-7-s/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c11981539312.jpg" width="200" /> Harbour head coaches Amasio Valence (mens) and Willie Walker (womens) have named their teams for this weekends&nbsp;TECT National 7&#39;s hosted in Tauranga, BOP at&nbsp;the Tauranga Domain - 15th and 16th December. Congratulations to the following players wearing the Harbour Hibiscus... Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:21:58 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/harbour-mens-womens-teams-announced-for-tect-national-7-s/ QBE Harbour Assistant Coach Role- Forward Play (including set piece & breakdown) http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/qbe-harbour-assistant-coach-role-forward-play-including-set-piece-breakdown/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c11748b07329.png" width="200" /> A great opportunity has arisen as the Assistant Coach of the North Harbour QBE Mitre 10 Cup Programme; and to support the growth of the Rugby in the Province. &nbsp; North Harbour Rugby was formed in 1985 and encompasses a geographical area that includes 12 rugby clubs and 18 secondary... Thu, 13 Dec 2018 09:50:19 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/qbe-harbour-assistant-coach-role-forward-play-including-set-piece-breakdown/ 2019 NHRU Premier 1 Draw Published http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/2019-nhru-premier-1-draw-published/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c0f12ac5cdea.png" width="200" /> The 2019 Premier 1 Competition will commence play on the 30th March with&nbsp;first up home games for Massey, Silverdale, Mahurangi, North Shore and Glenfield. The 10 team competition will play a 5 week split round followed by a 9 week full round before heading into a 3 week finals... Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:23:15 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/2019-nhru-premier-1-draw-published/ Kieran Keane to lead North Harbour Rugby http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/kieran-keane-to-lead-north-harbour-rugby/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c0981d5174c1.png" width="200" /> North Harbour Rugby is pleased to announce today that Kieran Keane will be the Head Coach for QBE North Harbour Rugby. North Harbour&rsquo;s General Manager David Gibson said it was an important appointment for the Union and our community. &ldquo;Our Purpose is to Improve Lives,... Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:08:41 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/kieran-keane-to-lead-north-harbour-rugby/ Coach Development Course 2019 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/coach-development-course-2019/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c060457418d9.jpg" width="200" /> Harbour Coaches here is the first Coach Development opportunity for 2019. The New Zealand Developing Rugby Coaches Course is targeted at Senior Club Coaches, First XV Coaches and Secondary School Coaches. It is also suited to Harbour coaches that have previously attended the Foundation... Tue, 04 Dec 2018 17:31:53 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/coach-development-course-2019/ Harbour Mens & Womens Teams Qualify for TECT National 7s http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/harbour-mens-womens-7-s-teams-qualify-for-tect-nationals/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c046aece3fa3.jpg" width="200" /> Congratulations to the Harbour Mens and Womens teams&nbsp;who have qualified for the TECT National 7s&nbsp;taking place on the&nbsp; 15 &amp; 16 December - Tauranga Domain. Please find below the rankings following the weekend&#39;s Northern Region qualifiers held in Cambridge. Click... Mon, 03 Dec 2018 12:11:44 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/harbour-mens-womens-7-s-teams-qualify-for-tect-nationals/ Harbour Mens & Womens 7's Teams Announced http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/harbour-men-s-womens-7-s-teams-announced/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5c008e65edf82.jpg" width="200" /> Here are your Harbour Men&#39;s and Women&#39;s teams for tomorrows Northern Regional Sevens at Memorial Park, Cambridge, kickoff 10am. &nbsp; Harbour Mens Captain - Nick Smith&nbsp; PLAYERS 1 Jersey Nos Tate... Fri, 30 Nov 2018 14:12:05 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/harbour-men-s-womens-7-s-teams-announced/ Karl Tu’inukuafe - Sportsman of the Year Winner at the Harbour Sport Excellence Awards http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/karl-tu-inukuafe-sportsman-of-the-year-winner-at-harbour-sport-excellence-awards/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5bf32bb048274.jpg" width="200" /> The Massey University Harbour Sport Excellence Awards were held on Friday 16 th November at the Spencer on Byron Hotel in Takapuna. The awards evening celebrates the achievements of North Harbours top athletes, coaches, referees/umpires and volunteers and consists of three award... Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:05:48 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/karl-tu-inukuafe-sportsman-of-the-year-winner-at-harbour-sport-excellence-awards/ North Harbour Club Sevens Mahurangi RFC - 3rd November http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/north-harbour-club-sevens-mahurangi-rfc-3rd-november-2018/ <img src="http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/media/5bdf5ad5d1b96.jpg" width="200" /> It was a great day at the North Harbour Rugby Club Sevens, supported by Mahurangi RFC.&nbsp; Northcote managed to take the Senior Mens title - winning the final&nbsp;against Marist&nbsp;31-12. While in the Womens final Helensville stepped up to to put 33&nbsp;on the score board against... Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:47:17 +1300 http://www.harbourrugby.co.nz/news/north-harbour-club-sevens-mahurangi-rfc-3rd-november-2018/