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Rugby Recruitment

Be a Dog!

Being a relatively new club in Taranaki Rugby scene since our amalgamation in 1990 (after celebrating over 100 years of championship winning teams with Star RFC and Spotswood Old Boys) we are now the most proactive, modern and sort-after club to be associated with.

Are you interested in being involved with Spotswood United Club Rugby in Taranaki, New Zealand? We have an efficient and reliable platform to enhance your rugby careers and achieve your rugby goals. If you are interested in Coaching and Managing rolls, please contact us.


Contact Information

Tony Standen (Chairman)
Mobile: 027 471 4396
Postal Address: P.O. Box 823
Physical Address: Tukapa Street, New Plymouth, New Zealand.

Expression of Interest

If you are interested as a player, coach or manager to join our club, please drop us a line and tell us about yourself, or let us know any questions you have.

2022 Coaches & Managers


Premiers – 2019 Archive Photo

Coach: Etuale (Jet) Togia

Coach: Matt Goodwin

Coach: Filipo Saena

Trainer Josh Cooper

Manager: Jade Morgan
Phone: 021 667 421

Asst. Manager: Lewis Evans
Phone: 027 751 3822

Video: Nathan Kinane

Physio: Anna Kinane, Emma and Helena – New Plymouth Physotherapy

Division One

Division One – 2019 Archive Photo

Coach: Kevin Jones

Coach: Tangi Takie

Manager: Terry Long
Phone: 027 705 6963

Medic: Trevor Manton


Colts – 2019 Archive Photo

Coach: Brett Perrett

Coach: Richard Corry

Coach: Dion Tihema

Manager: Brendan Hammersley

Manager: Kate Parkinson