The ASB Rugby Awards is a pinnacle event on the annual rugby calendar, celebrating the best of the best in rugby in New Zealand, from our communities through to our Teams in Black.

The Rugby Awards recognises those who have achieved excellence in all areas of the game in New Zealand while reflecting the four pillars of The Rugby Way.   

Be Welcoming – Te Pou Maioha 
Rugby is a game for all, regardless of our backgrounds, beliefs, or identity 

Be Our Best – Te Pou Hiranga 
We strive for excellence on and off the field, driven by a belief rugby can improve lives 

Be Passionate – Te Pou Ihiihi 
Rugby is more than just a game, it builds communities and fosters a lifelong love of the sport 

Play Fair – Te Pou Tika 
We do what we say we will do, always acting with honesty and integrity 

Finalists for the 2023 ASB Rugby Awards will be released in late November.

Winners will be announced during the awards show on December 14.