COLUMN: The top of the south club rugby season looks to be another cracker, writes Tasman Makos team manager Martyn Vercoe.
Tasman referee Mike Lash is helping to turn the problem of concussion on its head.
Faingaanuku and Jordan will fly Tasman's flag at the Oceania Under-20 rugby tournament in Australia.
Bryce Heem was banished after a dangerous tackle in England.
A young Marlborough rugby player was 'never arrested or charged' after allegations of rape in France.
A win for Waitohi against premiers Central and a bonus point victory for Renwick made for a bright start in Marlborough rugby.
After a horrific run of concussions, just standing on the sidelines of a rugby field is an achievement for former Tasman flanker Glen Gregory.
New Makos assistant coach Leo Crowley is one of three new appointments to the team's coaching staff
Marty Banks' importance at the Highlanders bounces between his on and off-field roles.
Tasman will play day matches against Manawatu, Waikato, Wellington and Auckland this season.
New development roles set to boost Tasman women's rugby.
John Goodman was a highly-respected identity in Tasman's sporting community.
A fight with rheumatoid arthritis played a part in James Lowe's decision to seek his rugby fortune overseas.
The Tasman Rugby Union is disappointed to be losing James Lowe to Ireland.
As David Havili scored for the Crusaders, he remembered a rugby stalwart who died last week.
Some of us get a migraine just thinking our days studying physics. But not Crusaders' No 10 Mitchell Hunt.
The Marlborough Boys' College First XV rugby team have been flying high in recent seasons, making their new name even more appropriate.
Roncalli College First XV is allowed a combined team in the Crusaders Schools Championships, starting this season.
A fullback who scored tries for fun as a schoolboy is the latest player to join the Tasman Makos.
Kieran Keane's move to Irish club Connacht is likely to benefit both parties.
Young halfback can't believe he could potentially be lacing up for his Super Rugby debut against the Highlanders.
Ex-All Black Kieran Keane will leave Chiefs' assistant coach role to replace Pat Lam at Irish club.
Explosive loose forward Jordan Taufua is returning to the Tasman Makos.
Ryan Crotty and Matt Todd will help Sam Whitelock lead the Crusaders.
Former Timaru First XV rugby coach Don Garland is opposed combined teams in the Crusaders Schools Championship.
They were once champions, but now they can barely field a team.
Tasman are looking for a new assistant rugby coach.
A talented young rugby player has been recognsied for his sports skills on and off the park.
Tasman were well represented at the Wellington Sevens.
Coach hopes selection of Tasman trio for NZ Sevens paves the way for more success.