Congratulations to the following players who have been selected for the NPEC 7s Squad. 1 - Charlie Harrison ( Capt ) - Hikurangi 2 - Tanetoa Parata - Hikurangi  3 - Tovio Fidow - Hikurangi 4 - Kris Palmer - Hikurangi 5 - Kahu Ward - Hikurangi 6 - Hone Haerewa - Tokararangi 7 - Te Whetu Waitoa - Tokararangi 8 - Mohi Bartlett - Tokararangi 9

{Video} NZ Heartland XV – Tour 2014

New Zealand Heartland XV 2014 Tour Game 1 - vs NZ Marist Game 2 - vs Cook Islands Residents XV Game 3 - vs Cook Islands Residents XV Full credits must go to : Mainfreight Rugby ; Toyota ; GVTV Match Reports at: Game 1 - vs NZ Marist Game 2 - vs Cook Islands Residents XV Game

East Coast roady for the Hurricanes

Blade Thomson dives for a try in the Hurricanes' 16-9 win over the Crusaders at Westpac Stadium. Photo: Dave Lintott. The Hurricanes are road tripping to Gisborne this summer for the first time since February 2009. The full squad will spend close to a week on the East Coast from January 24,


ECRFU is a rugby province with a proud history achieving considerable success over recent years. We currently have a vacancy for our 2015 Heartlands Head Coach. We are seeking an experienced Coach who exhibits professionalism, has a proven record of building a winning culture, has sought to attain appropriate coaching qualifications and

Cook Islands Residents XV defeat Heartland XV!! 33-20

Questionable ref decisions dampen end of season THE New Zealand Heartland XV left Rarotonga shaking their heads after some strange refereeing decisions and off-the-field manoeuvring contributed to their 33-20 loss to a Cook Islands Selection XV on Saturday afternoon. It was a major turnaround for the Cook Islands after they were hammered