Rugby introducing new formats in 2020 to widen appeal

Press Release Rugby introducing new formats in 2020 to widen appeal Wairarapa Bush Rugby Union will introduce a whole new suite of rugby and multisport competitions and programmes next year designed to encourage new players and volunteers to sign up, and entice back those who have hung up their boots. Wairarapa Bush CEO Tony

Referee Rebecca Mahoney set to achieve another historic first

Referee Rebecca Mahoney set to achieve another historic first Rebecca Mahoney will become the first female to referee in New Zealand’s premier domestic rugby competition when she officiates the Mitre 10 Cup match between Hawke’s Bay and Southland this Friday. The former Black Fern continues to break new ground for female referees

2019 Wairarapa Bush Rugby Awards Winners

Award Nominees Winner Farry McLeod -Volunteer of the Year Sponsor – Mitre 10 Mike Geenty - Wairarapa College Trish Heming -Carterton Jenna Telford – Greytown Mike Geenty Wairarapa College David Galvin – Senior Administrator of the Year Sponsor – Trust House Rachael Colton -Martinborough David McGillicuddy – Gladstone Richard Tredwell - East Coast David McGillicuddy Gladstone Ron Hughes - JAB Administrator of the Year Sponsor – Trust House Nicole