PBRFU SEASON – 2017

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2017 SEASON 2017 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: K.H. (Kevin) Joblin Chairman: George Brown Chief.Executive.Officer: M.L. (Marty) Davis Coach K.M.F.(Mana) Otai Assistant Coach D.E. (Dwayne) Russell Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White After a slow start to the Heartland Championship where they lost their first three matches, Poverty Bay improved as the season went on to earn

PBRFU Season – 2016

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2016 SEASON 2016 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: K.H. (Kevin) Joblin Chairman: P.S. (Phil) Wauchop Chief.Executive.Officer: M.L. (Marty) Davis Coach W.P. (Mutu) Ngarimu Assistant Coach D.E. (Dwayne) Russell Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White Poverty Bay won their opening Heartland Championship match against East Coast in good style to reverse the result of the Queen's Birthday

PBRFU Season – 2015

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2015 SEASON 2015 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: K.E.(Kevin)Lee Chairman: P.S.(Phil) Wauchop Chief.Executive.Officer: DR. (Derek) Dingle (to February) G.C. (Grant) Allen (March-May) (interim) M.L. (Marty) Davis (from June) Coach W.P.(Mutu)Ngarimu Assistant Coach R.L(Rico)Gear Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White In 2015 Poverty Bay went backwards in the Heartland Championship after last year's second place in the round

PBRFU Season – 2014

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2014 SEASON 2014 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: K.E. (Kevin) Lee Chairman: P.S. (Phil) Wauchop Chief.Executive.Officer: D.N. (Doug) Wilcox (to July) D.R. (Derek) Dingle (from July) Coach W.P. (Mutu) Ngarimu Assistant Coach R.L. (Rico) Gear Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White Poverty Bay could look back on the 2014 season with much satisfaction compared to 2013. Their

PBRFU Season – 2013

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2013 SEASON 2013 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: P.F. (Pat) Naden Chairman: MA. (Malcolm) MacLean Chief.Executive.Officer: D.N. (Dan) Wilcox Coach W.P. (Mutu) Ngarimu Assistant Coach D.J. (Des) Allen Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White 2013 was a year to forget for Poverty Bay. It was their worst ever result in the Heartland Championship with just one

PBRFU Season – 2012

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2012 SEASON 2012 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: P.F. Naden Chairman: M.A. MacLean Chief.Executive.Officer: D. Wilcox Coach G.J. Heikell Assistant Coach T.D. Crosby Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White Poverty Bay enjoyed good wins over teams below it on the ladder but struggled against the regular Meads Cup finalists. A lack

PBRFU Season – 2011

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2011 SEASON 2011 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: W.A.Gerrard Chairman: M.A.MacLean Chief.Executive.Officer: M.J.Weatherall Coach G.J.Heikell Assistant Coach T.D.Crosby Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White Poverty Bay gained its fourth Lochore Cup title with a convincing win over South Canterbury in the final.The Bay were fortunate to reach the final as in the semi-final it took a

PBRFU Season – 2010

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2010 SEASON 2010 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: W.A.Gerrard Chairman: M.A.MacLean Chief.Executive.Officer: N.R.Alton Coach G.J.Heikell Assistant Coach T.D.Crosby Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White It was another successful season for Poverty Bay and it was again Wanganui that halted the march towards the Meads Cup final. A significant improvement was the scoring of 44 tries during

PBRFU Season – 2009

Back to Year by Year Index click here 2009 SEASON 2009 Status: Heartland.Championship Founded 1890 – Affiliated 1893 President: F.C.Smith Chairman: M.A.MacLean Chief.Executive.Officer: N.R.Alton Coach G.J.Heikell Assistant Coach T.D.Crosby Main ground: Rugby Park, Gisborne Capacity: 18,000 Colours: Scarlet - White Poverty Bay produced the best results for many years by finishing top qualifier in Pool B then advancing to the Meads Cup semi-final. Wins over North Otago and Mid Canterbury were pleasing