How Ireland can knock over the All Blacks

The All Blacks’ unexpected slide in the world rugby rankings could see them sit third if things don’t go their way in European action this weekend. New Zealand’s almost decade-long hold on the top ranking was finally shaken loose last weekend when Wales beat England in Cardiff, sending Warren Gatland’s Six Nations champions to the […]

Southland sport manager to support referees at Rugby World Cup

Supplied Academy Southland manager Jason McKenzie. Academy Southland manager Jason McKenzie will be supporting the referees and other officials at this year’s Rugby World Cup in Japan.   It’s another exciting opportunity for McKenzie after he provided Performance Psychology support to the New Zealand team at the Youth Olympics last year.   It was during his time in Buenos Aires […]