Counties Sports Hub

Counties Sports Hub is driven by well-known local journalist Dale Budge. The ex-Radio Sport and NZ Herald reporter now mixes his time working with the Auckland Tuatara Baseball organisation and volunteering on the Committee of Patumahoe Rugby Club. Ian Hepenstall has been a local for 20 years, operates a leading sports media company across a range of sports, Olympic and Commonwealth Games, serve as the Blues Rugby media manager and volunteers at Counties Rugby Union. Gorilla Marketing a boutique marketing agency, specialising in web development design and digital marketing. Basically the back end team to ensure this page works while looking beautiful.

We also have support from the likes of well-known local photographer Richard Spranger and by Caley Wilson and Ross McConnell, two Pukekohe locals, who have given us use of their Blinder communications system which is growing rapidly amongst sporting organisations around the globe.