The Makos remain in the hunt for a semifinal spot after a slogging win over Counties Manukau .
All Blacks midfielder Seta Tamanivalu has confirmed a one-year deal with the Crusaders.
Arrival of midfielder Seta Tamanivalu at the Crusaders coincides with Robbie Fruean's departure.
There will be no doubt in Tasman's camp about the challenge they face when a red-hot Counties Manukau side comes to Lansdowne Park in Blenheim on Thursday evening.
He may be about to line up in a red jersey, but Leicester Faingaanuku has his eyes on the black one next year.
Nelson College's Leicester Faingaanuku has earned selection in the New Zealand Barbarians Schools team.
The Tasman under-18 rugby team confirmed their top seeding for the forthcoming South Island tournament with a gritty 24-22 win over Canterbury Metro in Christchurch on Saturday.
This season's Tasman Makos continue to be an enigma, albeit an entertaining one.
Tasman have held on to secure an important NPC rugby win over Hawke's Bay.
Tasman B leave it too late against Canterbury B.
Tasman Makos' coach Leon MacDonald feels his charges are close to finding their top form. But it needs to be soon.
Tasman B will have eight Tasman Makos in their ranks on Saturday.
The Tasman under-19 rugby team has ended its season in style with victory over Hawkes Bay.
Lock Alex Ainley is eyeing up a return to NPC action against Hawkes Bay on Saturday.
Tasman's new winger Caleb Makene is heading back to his home province this weekend.
Tasman winger James Lowe hasn't given up hope of returning to the Makos this season.
This week in our series profiling Tasman Makos players we chat to South African Ross Geldenhuys.
The Tasman under-19 rugby team will play off for 11th place after a second day loss to Counties Manukau.
The Tasman B rugby team will play matches against Canterbury B and Wellington B.
The Nelson Bays Griffins have defended the Seddon Shield following a 28-13 win over Marlborough.
You could say the Makos got out of jail, but that would be unfair. After all, they led thoughout their 33-23 win over Northland.
Tasman have scored a tight NPC rugby win over Northland at Nelson's Trafalgar Park.
Scrum specialist Jason Ryan will help Scott Robertson coach the Crusaders for the next three years.
Tasman didn't have much to spare in their tight under-19 rugby win over Heartland.
They may be only five weeks into an 11-week season, but the Tasman Makos are already at a crossroads.
Tasman's under-19 rugby team is chasing this year's national age-group championship title.
This week in our series profiling Tasman Makos players we chat to Marty Banks.
Ethan Blackadder, son of Todd, is finally fulfilling his NPC dream - on his own terms.
The depth of talent in Canterbury rugby was underlined at Lansdowne Park on Saturday when an under-20 side from the Cantabrian Rugby Football Club downed Tasman Maori 57-20.