Established in 1971, Tauranga Blue Rovers Football Club has a proud history of serving families in the South Tauranga area, offering a culture that values participation from both children and parents, and encouraging excellence. We are a New Zealand Football Quality Mark 1 Club since 2016 and were WaiBOP club of the year in 2016. Our club home ground is located at Pemberton Park on Fraser Street, Tauranga where our Clubrooms (Meredith Hall) is located. The club also uses Morland Fox Park on Devon Street as our training grounds as well as a back up playing ground, and Te Waiti Park in Maungatapu as an overflow ground. The club offers the following football codes:
WINTER FOOTBALL - Our main football season caters for children aged 4 through to seniors teams in the following grades:
First Kicks - Grades 4-7
Junior Football - Grades 8-12
Youth Football - Grades 13- 17
Federation league - for U12 - U17s. Ideal for players with skill levels and ability to compete at top level games. These are played throughout the Waikato and BOP on Sundays for U13-U17 and Saturdays for U12.
FUTSAL - Played in terms 1 & 4. Run by WaiBOP football for boys and girls aged 8 through to Senior High School. Futsal is an indoor court version of football and played on Sundays at the TECT arena or other various venues around Tauranga if TECT arena is unavailable.
SUMMER FOOTBALL - An informal and fun 5v5 league run by Blue Rovers in Term 1&4 on Wednesday afternoons at Morland Fox Park (In Term 1 2023, this will be run at Pemberton Park due to upgrades and improvements at Morland Fox Park). This caters for children in years 1-13 and we also have a mixed league for adult temas. Schools and Players are encouraged to form their own teams as entry is by team only.