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Posts From February, 2017

Jab Vacancy: Tasman Makos Assistant Coach

Job Vacancy: Tasman Makos Assistant Coach

Leon MacDonald is looking for an assistant coach proficient in set piece and forward general play, with sound knowledge of breakdown and defence systems.

Jordan Taufua re-joins the Tasman Makos

Explosive loose forward Jordan Taufua is returning to the Tasman Makos after a four-year absence. Taufua will be back in a Makos jersey for the first time since 2012 after re-signing with Tasman for the next two seasons.

Finlay Christie surprised that Chiefs chance has come so fast

Finlay Christie wasn't expecting to be close to donning a Chiefs jersey in Super Rugby this year. But the 22-year-old red-haired halfback, appropriately nicknamed 'Red' by his team-mates, is in the mix when the Chiefs begin their season against the Highlanders in Dunedin on Friday.

KK off to coach Connacht

Connacht chief executive Willie Ruane said Keane's "ambitious and exciting brand of rugby", and his ability for identifying talent and maximising players' potential, matched the club's needs. Kieran's time at Tasman also highlights the connection that his teams have with the community they representl.

Makos sign former CBHS star Will Jordan

Former Christchurch Boys' High School First XV star Will Jordan, who turned 19 on Friday, has joined Tasman for the upcoming Mitre 10 Cup season.