The end of an era – Sir Brian Lochore

The end of an era - Sir Brian Lochore 3 September 1940 – 3 August 2019 All Blacks #637 Wairarapa Bush Rugby & New Zealand Rugby is mourning the loss of one of the most respected and iconic figures of the game, former All Blacks Captain, All Blacks Selector and All Blacks

Sir Brian Lochore – A statement issued on behalf of the Lochore family

Sir Brian Lochore A statement issued on behalf of the Lochore family All Blacks great Sir Brian Lochore has passed away peacefully at his home in Wairarapa tonight, aged 78. Sir Brian’s wife, Lady Pam and the couple’s three children said they were mourning, but relieved his suffering had ended. They wanted to

Club Finals Programme 2019

Wairarapa Bush Rugby Union Club Rugby Finals Trust House Memorial Park 27 July 2019 {CLICK image to download Match-day programme} Presentations: The Chairman’s Cup Premier 2nd Round Winner – Gladstone Presented by Bryan Weatherstone at the end of the 2nd round The Ron Hughes Cup Senior Reserves 2nd Round Winner – Tuhirangi

Farriers Wairarapa Bush Heartland Squad Announcement

Farriers Wairarapa Bush Heartland Squad Announcement (Club and Caps) Forwards: Backs: BJ Campbell (Eketahuna, 28) Robbie Anderson (Eketahuna, 29) - Vice Captain Sam Gammie (Eketahuna, 25) Bryan Arnold (East Coast, 0) James Goodger (Marist, 52) - Captain MooMoo Falaniko (Greytown, 0) Nicholas Hohepa (Greytown, 26) Tristan Flutey (Martinborough, 7) Bruce Kauika-Petersen (Northern United, 0) Tipene Haira (Martinborough, 31) Ryan Knell (Gladstone, 9) Nathan Hunt (Martinborough,

Mahoney first woman to ref Ranfurly Shield rugby

Rebecca Mahoney is about to make rugby history once again, as the first woman to referee a Ranfurly Shield challenge - the latest on her impressive list of pioneering achievements.   Rebecca Mahoney knows controlling next week’s Ranfurly Shield match between Otago and North Otago will be the highlight of her career as