Match crucial for fourth slot

EVERY one of the six matches being played in the last series of qualifying round matches in the 2015 Heartland rugby championship on Saturday will have something hanging on the result. The top four teams on the points table at the end of those games will be involved in the Meads

May 28th Newsletter

Welcome to this week's WBRU Newsletter for the 28th May 2014 to download our full newsletter click here Eketahuna’s 125 Year Celebrations This weekend the Eketahuna Rugby Football Club celebrates 125 years of rugby in the Community. The Club was founded in 1889, and has had various names: Kia Ora, Southern United, Old

100 Years Ago – Wairarapa’s Ranfurly Shield attempt

Only days after Newspapers reported (5th August 1914) that Britain had declared war on Germany, Wairarapa were already under way in their 1914 season with a record of 1 win against Hawkes Bay and 1 loss to Wellington so far  they then travelled to Stratford for the third game of

“The End and the Beginning”

“The End and the Beginning”      Today we begin our journey of looking back at the history of Wairarapa-Bush RFU at with a look at the end ! We begin our “Looking Back” series with recounting the last season that Bush RFU and Wairarapa RFU played as single entities