Rugby Union

Winter Sports

Teacher in Charge: Mr McGibbon (PE Teacher and Rutherford Assistant Dean)


  • 1st XV; coached by Mr Overton and Mr McGibbon and Manager is Mr Hall.
  • 2nd XV; coached by Andrew Leilua
  • U15 Boys; coached by Mr Tuialii.
  • U14 Boys; coached by Mr Johansen
  • Girls 10s and Girls U15 7s; coached by Tillam Kapsin and managed by Summer Kapsin
  • Rugby Tag; Senior Boys and Girls, Junior Boys and Girls; coached by Tillam Kapsin and managed by Summer Kapsin
  • We also enter Under 15 and Open teams in the Condor Sevens late in Term 4.

Competition: Auckland Rugby Secondary School grades

Training: Teams train 2-3 times a week (Usually Monday, Tuesday and Thursday after school)

Equipment: Mouthguard (compulsory) and Rugby boots

Parent Help: Parent support is welcome, in particular for transport to games on Saturdays

Registrations: These are completed in Term 1 with a weigh-in for all students.  Permission slips and ARFU forms are distributed at the registration.

Costs: $40 in 2017