Short Passes 29 July – bumper edition + Lions squad naming

Has the bar at Norths' HQ at Porirua Park closed yet? +++++ Despite being named on Ories' bench for the Women's final, Black Fern Selica Winiata was withdrawn prior to kick-off. While Club Rugby firmly believes this was belatedly the right decision, questions have to be asked why the idea of a

Northern United, Marist St Pat’s and Oriental-Rongotai win big three club rugby finals

By Adam Julian and Steven White Northern United (Jubilee Cup), Marist St Pat’s (Hardham Cup) and Oriental-Rongotai (Women’s Division 1) won the three major finals in Wellington club rugby today at a packed Petone Recreation Ground. The other finals were won by OBU (Colts Divison 1), Upper Hutt Rams (Colts Division