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Temuka and Waimate produce extra time thriller in Hamersley Cup

Temuka and Waimate produce extra time thriller in Hamersley Cup

The clash at Temuka Domain was an absolute thriller, two tries in the last five minutes and a difficult Theo Davidson conversion saw Waimate and Temuka tied 45-45 at the end of regulation time. The last time a semifinal was decided in extra time was in 1994 when Point scored […]

Waimate saves season with 79th minute try

Waimate saves season with 79th minute try

By Stu Piddington. Photos by John Bisset (Timaru Herald) Waimate have ensured the fight for the semi-final spots of the Hamersley Cup senior rugby competition will go down to the final round robin game. Playing at Manchester Park the Waimate pack put in a superb final 20 minutes to grab the bonus point […]

Waimate hammers Harlequins in big Hamersley Cup upset

Waimate hammers Harlequins in big Hamersley Cup upset

Waimate was the place to be on Saturday night after their side pulled off a stunning 41-0 upset against Harlequins in the Hamersley Cup senior rugby championships. The result still left Waimate in sixth place but could have really hurt Harlequins run to the top four. The results mean both Mackenzie and Waimate remain outside […]

Both sides play best rugby into the wind

Both sides play best rugby into the wind

A superb second half into a howling nor’wester saw Temuka cruise past Waimate 48 – 19 to grab fourth spot in the Hamersley Cup senior rugby championship in the weekend. Both sides played their best rugby into the wind at Manchester Park but the Magpies showed some class out wide and […]

Waimate far too good for Geraldine

Waimate far too good for Geraldine

Waimate ran riot on Geraldine with a 69-10 hammering of the visitors, an effort coach Willy Guyton was happy with. “We turned up and played rugby which was great the guys really turned it on.” Halfback Theo Davidson was sublime, scoring three tries, while a number of other players were prominent throughout and got in on […]

We are always on the lookout for players of all abilities from locally or anywhere in the world to full spots in our teams, from front row forwards to fullback, so if you are keen to play rugby in the NZ Heartland start your planning with the Waimate Rugby Club now.

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Tegelaars breaks Waimate hearts with last gasp penalty

Tegelaars breaks Waimate hearts with last gasp penalty

© Timaru Herald Brayden Lindsay - Photo John Bisset A Brad Tegelaars penalty on the stroke of fulltime secured Pleasant Poi[...]
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Our Teams

teamsHere you can see links to the Waimate teams playing each season including contact details for managers and coaches and player lists. For photos and more info follow the links in the main menu.

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Club History

historyRecently we held our 50th Jubilee. For the auspicious occasion a book was put together by Tony Stevenson & Julianna Sullivan about the history of rugby in Waimate. Now you can read it online.

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