Uawa top second round too

Uawa top second round too They have all the cards. Defending champions of East Coast club rugby Uawa added the Jury Harrison Memorial Trophy to the Kath McLean Memorial Trophy as winners of both the first and second rounds with their 59-5 win against Tokomaru Bay United on Saturday. Uawa, as first qualifier

Boost for women’s rugby on Coast

Women's rugby is starting to build on the East Coast. Three teams have registered for the Ngati Porou East Coast union’s new club competition for women and David Newton has signed up as women’s rugby development officer. Tihirau Victory Club were to play Ruatoria City two weeks ago but City didn’t have

Adaptability key to success

Fine margins separate Coast championship contenders Gisborne Herald by Ben O’Brien-Leaf Published: July 10, 2019 4:12PM The best teams adapt as they must — quickly. Tempo in Week 13 of East Coast club rugby was what ground conditions and decision-making required — a grind, first and foremost. In the second-to-last round-robin game before the semifinals,


EAST COAST RFU ANNUAL REPORT – 2018 Ko Hikurangi te maunga Ko Waiapu te awa Ko Ngati Porou te iwi Tihei Mauri Ora! 2018 was another dynamic year on and off the field for Ngati Porou East Coast Rugby. GOVERNANCE Attendees of the 2017 AGM participated in some significant changes to our Union. We officially adopted the

New base for Ngati Porou East Coast rugby

The nation’s smallest rugby union now has a brand-new professional office set-up after a host of people pitched in to help. Following years of planning, Ngati Porou East Coast Rugby Union is to open new premises in Ruatoria. Union chief executive Cushla Tangaere-Manuel said Mitre 10, which sponsors the Heartland Championship, helped

NPEC Team – Queens Birthday – vs Poverty Bay

QUEENS BIRTHDAY CLASH Ngāti Porou East Coast RU vs Poverty Bay Saturday 1st June 2019 Whakarua Park, Ruatoria NPEC Team named for Queens Birthday Clash this weekend 1- Perrin Manuel 2- Raniera Whakataka 3- Pera Bishop 4- Frank Taiapa 5- Rikki Kernohan 6- Trent Proffit 7- Jack Richardson 8- Hone Haerewa- Capt 9- Chris Richardson 10- Benny Haerewa 11- Epeli Lotawa 12- Dom Wilson 13- BJ Sidney 14-

Late penalty wins it

Tokararangi push TVC all the way. It could be described as a narrow escape. Tihirau Victory Club centre Peti Delamere had two chances to win the game against Tokararangi late in the piece; he took the second one, a penalty goal, for 17-15. Te Araroa Domain was the venue, on Saturday, for one


NGATI POROU EAST COAST vs POVERTY BAY QUEENS BIRTHDAY CLASH Saturday 1st June 2019 Whakarua Park, Ruatoria Join us at Enterprise Cars Whakarua Park for this annual event on Saturday 1st June . The NPEC kaupoi kick off the day at 12.30pm, taking on the Tui Bay Legends - celebrating 20 years since NPEC won the