Touch Blacks

The New Zealand national Touch team, known as the Touch Blacks, represent New Zealand in international Touch tournaments such as the World Cup and Trans Tasman series.

Learn more about the teams below as they prepare to represent you on the world stage when they travel to Nottingham, England to compete in the 2024 Touch World Cup.​​​​​​​

2024 Touch World Cup

15 - 21 JULY


Meet the Teams

Men's Team

The Men's team brings a blend of experienced players and fresh talent, all united by their dedication and passion for the game. Led by an experienced coaching staff, they have been training rigorously, perfecting their strategies and honing their skills to take on the world's best.

Women's Team

The Women's team is known for their speed, agility, and teamwork. With a strong track record in international competitions, they are determined to showcase their prowess and bring glory to New Zealand. Each player is committed to excellence and ready to face the challenges ahead.​​​​​​​

Mixed Team

Combining the strengths of both the men and women, the Mixed team exemplifies versatility and collaboration. Their unique dynamics and adaptability make them a formidable force on the field. They aim to demonstrate the true spirit of Touch Rugby through their synchronized efforts and strategic plays.​​​​​​​