Aotearoa Rugby Pod

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Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons host a weekly chat about all things New Zealand rugby, from Super Rugby Pacific, the All Blacks, Bunnings NPC, Farah Palmer Cup, and Super Rugby Aupiki, the team have you covered with unique insight from current pros still in the game.

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101 episodes

Should fans be right to be upset about Ardie Savea missing out on award

After another exciting week of rugby and the World Rugby awards, the Aotearoa lads give their reactions to what's been going on. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Nov 22, 2022
Black Ferns triumph, All Blacks survive, Rassie revolts, plus Wallabies and England

Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons take us through the week that was in New Zealand rugby. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Nov 15, 2022
All Blacks and ABs XV tour off to a flyer and the Black Ferns to face England in Rugby World Cup 2021 final

Catch up on all the latest New Zealand rugby chat with Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons as the ABs XV and All Blacks Northern Tour gets off to a flyer, and the Black Ferns prepare to face England in Rugby World Cup 2021 final. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Nov 09, 2022
Are England better than New Zealand? Do Wales have chance against All Blacks?

The Aotearoa Rugby Show is back with Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall as the team discusses the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals, Scotland vs Australia and the ramping up of the Autumn Nations Series! * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Nov 01, 2022
Which stars could light up New Zealand rugby next year

The Aotearoa Rugby Pod is back with James Parsons, Bryn Hall and Ross Karl as the group discuss the Rugby World Cup and the progress of the Black Ferns. They also look at the upcoming match between the All Blacks and Japan as well as the Super Rugby season. The group ask, who will be the next superstars in the season. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

55m
Oct 26, 2022
Shaun Stevenson says it how it is on missing out on All Blacks and NRL rumours

The Aotearoa Rugby Podcast is back with Ross Karl, James Parsons, and Bryn Hall as they are joined by Shaun Stevenson in a groundbreaking interview. The New Zealand rugby star opens up about missing out on selection for the All Blacks XV and his future in the sport. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

42m
Oct 18, 2022
Which New Zealand rugby players are missing out as All Blacks name squad

The Aotearoa rugby podcast is back with James Parsons, Ross Karl and Bryn Hall as they discuss the Women's Rugby World Cup and New Zealand rugby naming their squad to tour Europe. They will play England rugby, Scotland, Wales and Japan. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

53m
Oct 12, 2022
Why are referees in rugby being less respected and more scrutinised?

The Aotearoa Rugby Pod is back as Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall speak to Ben O'Keeffe about the pressure referees are facing in rugby. The panel also look ahead to the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

55m
Oct 04, 2022
So New Zealand have won The Rugby Championship

The Aotearoa rugby podcast is back as the boys review the All Blacks beating New Zealand to the Rugby Championship title. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Sep 27, 2022
Will Genia gives his take on the Australia vs New Zealand controversy

Wallabies rugby legend Will Genia gave us his take on the controversial end to Australia vs New Zealand in The Rugby Championship last Thursday. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Sep 20, 2022
How can New Zealand stop Australia winning the Bledisloe Cup

The Aotearoa Rugby Pod is back as Bryn Hall, James Parsons and Ross Karl discuss the upcoming Bledisloe Cup contest between New Zealand and Australia. * Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Sep 13, 2022
What makes Eben Etzebeth the way he is? - Mapimpi bust up reaction

The Aoteraoa Rugby Pod is back to review the latest goings on in The Rugby Championship. * Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

54m
Sep 08, 2022
The All Blacks coaches have stability but pressure remains

This week on the pod, usual suspects Ross Karl, James Parsons, and Bryn Hall discuss what the All Blacks coaching announcement means for all coaches involved, preview another exciting round in the rugby championship, and praise a commanding Black ferns win. * Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

1h 22m
Aug 23, 2022
The All Blacks Strike Back, but is one win enough for Ian Foster

The usual panel of Ross Karl, Bryn Hall and James Parsons are joined by special guest Schalk Burger this week to dissect a resurgent All Blacks performance. The Black Ferns vs Wallaroos game is also previewed, early world rugby player of the year candidates are debated and Schalk exposes an ex team-mate with an embarrassing tale from their playing days. * Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for more information.

1h 10m
Aug 16, 2022
The All Blacks get overpowered and outplayed

On this weeks episode, Ross Karl leads James Parsons and Joey Wheeler in a heated discussion, as the panel search for answers to the many All Blacks problems. Ian Foster's future is debated, Australia's progress is commended and the Springboks dominate the form team of the week. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 5m
Aug 09, 2022
Ian Foster's tour of truth is nearly upon us

The panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall navigate the many, many storylines around New Zealand Rugby right now, while offering some more analysis on the All Blacks game and what key areas they have to execute to win in South Africa. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 9m
Aug 02, 2022
How will the new-look All Blacks coaching set-up impact the Springboks tests?

On this week's episode of the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall recap Ian Foster's turbulent week, discuss the new-look All Blacks coaching team and analyse their Rugby Championship squad. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 0m
Jul 26, 2022
Uncertainty and Disappointment hits the All Blacks as Ireland dominate

This week on the Pod, Jeff McTainsh leads our usual panel of James Parsons, Bryn Hall and Ross Karl in discussing a huge weekend of series deciders. The All Blacks loss is dissected, highlighting a number of areas for improvement while the Northern Hemisphere's breakdown execution is applauded as they climb the world rankings. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

49m
Jul 19, 2022
Can Ian Foster rally this All Blacks side for a statement win

Our panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall react to a complete reversal of results for the 4 major Autumn series and how they've set up a massive weekend of international rugby. Should fans stop using Sam Cane as a scapegoat and what can we take away from the recent Pacific Nations cup matches? * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 10m
Jul 12, 2022
International Rugby is back! discussing who impressed in an epic opening week

On this week's episode, panelists James Parsons and Bryn Hall welcome back Ross Karl to review an enthralling weekend of international rugby. James and Bryn provide some detailed analysis on how the All Blacks are evolving their game, while impressive outings from Fiji and Australia draw praise as teams look to build ahead of next years World Cup. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 19m
Jul 05, 2022
The biggest challenge facing the All Blacks in their first test against Ireland

On this week's Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Tony Johnson, James Parsons and Bryn Hall preview the first test between the All Blacks and Ireland, chat to our Super Rugby Pacific Dream Team winner and discuss the other upcoming test series from around the world. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

57m
Jun 28, 2022
How the Super Rugby Pacific final has impacted upcoming All Blacks selections

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Jeff McTainsh, James Parsons and Joe Wheeler review the Super Rugby Pacific final, dissect what that means for Ireland's upcoming tour of New Zealand, and preview the star-studded Pacific Nations Cup. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

38m
Jun 20, 2022
Reacting to the All Blacks squad and who wins the Blues vs Crusaders final?

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall react to the latest All Blacks squad announcement, review the Super Rugby Pacific semi-finals and make their picks for the Blues vs Crusaders final. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 10m
Jun 14, 2022
Picking our All Blacks squads for July's test series against Ireland

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall name their All Blacks squads for next month's test series against Ireland, look ahead to World Rugby's other July test series and preview the Super Rugby Pacific semi-finals. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

59m
Jun 07, 2022
Why Super Rugby Pacific's eight-team playoff structure shouldn't be changed

In this week's episode of the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall preview the Super Rugby Pacific quarter-finals, debate the league's playoff structure and assess the new-look, star-studded Tonga squad. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 0m
May 31, 2022
Predicting the make-up of the first-ever Super Rugby Pacific playoffs

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall discuss what the Super Rugby Pacific playoffs could look like as the competition heads into its final round of the regular season. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1h 4m
May 24, 2022
The key to stopping the Blues as the All Blacks halfback race heats up

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall discuss how the Blues can stopped in Super Rugby Pacific, offer insight into the All Blacks halfback race, and weigh in on a hypothetical scrum law change. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

56m
May 17, 2022
Which players are in the running to start for the All Blacks this season?

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall breakdown the key All Blacks selection issues as Super Rugby Pacific nears its closing stages of the regular season. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

55m
May 10, 2022
Why Super Rugby Pacific isn't where it needs to be yet despite shock upset wins

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall discuss why Super Rugby Pacific isn't quite to the standard it needs to be at yet, despite the rapid resurgence of Australian sides over the weekend. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

53m
May 03, 2022
What it was like as a Super Rugby Pacific player at the inaugural Super Round

This week on the Aotearoa Rugby Pod, the panel of Ross Karl, James Parsons and Bryn Hall discuss whether the Australian teams have made ground on Kiwi sides in Super Rugby Pacific, while Scott Robertson drops in for a surprise guest appearance. * See acast.com/privacy https://acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

41m
Apr 26, 2022