Ngati Porou East Coast - a brief rugby history
Colours: Jersey: Sky Blue Shorts: White Socks: Sky Blue & White hoops
Main Ground: Whakarua Park, Ruatoria
President: Jack Chambers
Chairman: Campbell Dewes
CEO: Cushla Tangaere-Manuel
Since 1976 (the start of the NPC) Ngati Porou East Coast has won the 3rd Divison once, in 1999, the 2nd Division once, in 2000 and the Meads Cup competition once, in 2012.
From the start they competed in the 2nd Divison North island competition and from 1986 the 3rd Division and then to the 2nd Division in 2000.
The most appearances is by E Morgan Waitoa (115) from 1979 - 2006.
The most points is by Elias Manuel (406) from 1985 - 1998.
The most tries is by Jimmy Kururangi (24) from 1979 - 1996.
In 2016 Ngati Porou East Coast finished 142th in the Heartland round robin.
The 2017 coach is Wayne Ensor.
Clubs that form the Union are:
Click on the names to access each club's website.
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