New Zealand youth international Kip Colvey sent out on loan by San Jose Earthquakes.
OPINION: The Tasman Rugby Union should have consulted with the fans before changing the logo.
The King Salmon Marlborough Boy's College First XV rugby team face a long, demanding season, but their captain and coach are confident they are up for the challenge.
If the Floorpride Marlborough Mariners hope to stay in touch with the Nelson division one football leaders they need to beat Wakefield on Saturday.
The second round of NPD Tasman Trophy crossover rugby games includes several key encounters on both sides of the hill.
There will be something for everyone at the two-day Marlborough Racing Club meeting.
Levi O'Connor had to use two borrowed surfboards to surf through the quarter-finals and semi-finals at Gore Bay, but that didn't slow him down.
Marlborough shooters ended a 30-year drought when they reclaimed the Tui Black Shield on Sunday.
Crossover matches in the NPD Tasman Trophy began on Friday and Saturday, meaning twice as many points were up for grabs in the annual Marlborough Express Club Rugby Player of the Year competition.
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Tasman Makos team manager Martyn Vercoe talks about the past weekend of Tasman Trophy rugby action.
Giant winger Nemani Nadolo stars as the the Crusaders run over the Brumbies.
Marlborough teams generally struggled to go the distance as the first round of NPD Tasman Trophy rugby crossover matches was played out across the top of the south on Friday and Saturday.
The first round of Tasman Trophy rugby crossover matches produced some tight scorelines and plenty of try-scoring action across the top of the south.