Contrasting results in Swindale Shield opening round

Defending Swindale Shield champions Marist St Pat's opened their season with a 25-3 win over Hutt Old Boys Marist at home. PHOTO: Tom Minton. Results and Standings at: By Steven White, Scott MacLean and Adam Julian It was a mixed bag of results to open the 2021 Wellington Premier club rugby

Club Rugby A-Z 2021

By Scott MacLean The 2021 club season finally gets underway across the province this weekend with the first round of a full 13 for the Premier Swindale Shield, as well as the start of the rebranded Premier 2 competition and the top four Women’s Rebecca Liua’ana Trophy. Our sixth annual A-Z

School Leavers to Watch 2021

Heated action from the 2020 Premiership First XV final at Porirua Park, that saw Scots College edge St Pat's Silverstream 24-21. Many of the players that contested the final are joining the Wellington cub rugby ranks this year. A look at some of them below. After a couple of weak years

Wellington club rugby Gains & Losses 2021

The 2021 Wellington club rugby season kicks off this coming Saturday. Round one Swindale Shield teams will be named here in the Draws & Results section (above) on Friday. As always there is player movement between clubs and new players from school First XVs and some others from overseas set to