Deposed RA chair Hamish McLennan was an outspoken critic of his administrators on this side of the ditch.
World Cup TV official Tom Foley is the latest to suffer online abuse.
The club's pre-season has taken to the Avon River under new coach Rob Penney.
Over 500 caps worth of test experience has left New Zealand after the World Cup in France.
"Blowfly in a glass jar, Leigh is."
Tom Foley is giving up on international rugby for the foreseeable future acting as TMO during South Africa's win over the All Blacks in Paris.
Current criteria require national team candidates to play Super Rugby or provincial rugby - but there are exceptions.
The All Blacks Sevens have also seen Regan Ware ruled out of the South African leg of the new world series.
The first-five/fullback will return to New Zealand after his current sabbatical in Japan.
The loss ended New Zealand's 41-match winning streak in the women's tournament.
There's no shortage of motivation for Patrick Tuipulotu next season, after a broken arm ended his World Cup dreams.
But the NZ men stumbled against South Africa in the last group outing.
The NZ women and men both came from behind in their opening pool contests.
Former All Blacks Carl Hayman and Regan King are among the 295 players suing the governing bodies.
The star of Paddy Gower Has Issues will lead the Blair Vining XV in Invercargill.
The first-five was the subject of boos from his own fans on several occasions during the World Cup.
The skipper wants players on foreign contracts to remain eligible for the national team.
Current skipper Sam Cane has urged NZ Rugby to investigate allowing players to be based overseas.
The veteran prop has the chance to add to his 153 games for his hometown side.
The flanker was officially unveiled by his new Japanese club, Suntory Sungoliath.
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