Ngati Porou East Coast – New Board announced –

Ngati Porou East Coast are pleased to announce our new board: Chairperson – Campbell Dewes Deputy Chair – Val Morrison Leeanne Morice Graeme Summersby Sean Poananga Two more independent members will be co-opted taking it to a board of seven. Though familiar names, this smaller board is reflective of the new constitution


VACANCY - EAST COAST RFU WOMEN’S DEVELOPMENT OFFICER The role is responsible for the development of our female players across grades.  The role includes promotion of rugby throughout our catchment area, delivery of programme’s  interschool seven’s and convening a women’s sevens team for the Regional seven’s tournament in November. The position is

NPEC Queens Birthday Squad announcement

The NPEC squad for the June 3rd Queens Birthday clash against Poverty Bay has been announced by Troy Para (Co-Coach) today. Selected from players within the local club competition the squad is represented from the following clubs with 3 Ngati Porou players being loaned for this match   : 6 Waiapu 5

NPEC Referee Calls – Te Reo

TE REO WHUTUPÖRO: E te iwi whanui – kia ora! Ngati Porou East Coast Rugby Union is proud to announce our launch of te reo whutupöro.  Celebrating our unique identity as the only iwi based rugby union in the world, we are launching an initiative celebrating te reo maori. Enjoy and share our clip

Week 8 Review – Ruatoria City still in front

Ruatoria City win a close-fought game against fourth-placed Waiapu. Ruatoria City 32 (Neihana Ratahi 2, Pera Bishop, Taiaho White, Ken Eruera, Williamson Maraki tries; Ian Logan con) Waiapu 22 (Alazaye Koia Willis 2, Tari Ao Tuhuru-Stevenson tries; Slade Tiopira 2 con, pen) HT: 12-8 (City). TVC 10 (Hubert Matchett, Ron McRoberts tries) Tokararangi 5