Samoa International Tag Football Inc

Established in 2006, It has survived through 3 administration changes and is now the recognised ITF Associate Heritage Nation affiliate for all things Samoa Tag. Its strategic plan is to administer and grow the game in Samoa and eventually have all the Samoan Tag communities in the Oceania region under one united banner.

Name: Samoa International Tag Federation Incorporated
Status: ITF/NZTFI Affiliated Heritage Nation
Colours: Blue, Red, White
Location: Auckland NZ, Sydney Aus, Brisbane Aus, Melbourne Aus, Wellington NZ
Grades: Youth/Open/Senior/Masters Grades

Contact: Willie Toelau
email: willie@nztagfootball.co.nz

Tonga Ikaletag

Established in 2006, It is an Auckland New Zealand based Tongan Tag ITF recognised affiliate. Strong and loyal support within its tag community has seen this associate member contribute to all NZTFI events since 2010. Always a competitive nation it has always faired well against much stronger and resourced nations, with their most notable accomplishment with the Tonga 21s Mens team winning the Under 21s Mens Tag World Cup Title in 2012 at North Harbour Stadium Auckland, New Zealand.

Name: Ikale Tonga Tag
Status: ITF/NZTFI Affiliated Associate Heritage Nation
Colours: Red, White
Location: Auckland NZ, Sydney Aus, Brisbane Aus
Grades: Youth/Open/Senior/Masters Grades

Contact: Taufa Taufo’o
email: taufa.taufoou@outlook.com

American Samoa Tag Football

A relatively new Pacific Island Nation contingent, it is based in central Auckland. Its strategic plan is to administer and grow the games profile in American Samoa and assist in the games profile within the American Samoan expat community in New Zealand and Oceania region. Its most notable achievements is its 3 years in a row of being the contingent of the tournament at the Junior Oceania Cup Tournaments and its continual high rate of teams winning or playing in the grand finals. Its Senior contingents too are consistently competing in Gold Medal games. A well run and very organised heritage nation affiliate to the ITF.

Name: American Samoa Tag
Status: ITF/NZTFI Affiliated Associate Heritage Nation
Colours: Blue, Red, White
Location: Auckland NZ, Brisbane Aus
Grades: Youth/Open/Senior/Masters Grades

Contact: Patrick (Pat) Muagututia
email: patrick.muagututia@gmail.com

Cook Islands Tag Football Inc

A strong and very organised tag organisation that has affiliates based in Australia and throughout New Zealand. Since 2006, it has been successfully been run under 6 administrations and continues to show stability and growth with successful. It is now in the process of establishing the game in Rarotonga at schools and module level with it currently administering its own tag module within the NZTFI module structure. The Cook Islands have been present at every tag event since 2006 and will continue to do so in many years to come.

Name: Cook Islands Tag Football Incorporated
Status: ITF/NZTFI Affiliated Associate Heritage Nation
Colours: Green, Gold, White
Location: Auckland NZ, Sydney Aus, Brisbane Aus, Melbourne Aus, Wellington NZ
Grades: Youth/Open/Senior/Masters Grades

Contact: Natasha Toki-Mautairi
Email: Cookislandstag@outlook.com

Niue Tag Football 

Established in 2006, Niue Tag Football has survived many administration changes, and is now the recognised ITF/NZTFI Associate Heritage Nation affiliate for all things Niue Tag.  With such a small population in Niue and more Niuen nationals based in Auckland, New Zealand, It was logical that Niue Tag would be based permanently in Auckland. The NZTFI however has successfully implemented a tag program in Niue on behalf of Niuen Tag Association and continues to work in partnership with the Niuen tag community today.

Name: Niue Tag Football
Status: ITF/NZTFI Affiliated Heritage Nation
Colours: Yellow, Blue, White
Location: Auckland NZ,
Grades: Youth/Open/Senior/Masters Grades

Contact: Jasmine Viviani-Poelima
Email: jasmine.viviani03@gmail.com

Fiji Tag Football

Fiji Tag was established in 2006 and has survived through 3 administration changes and is now the recognised ITF Associate Heritage Nation affiliate for all things Fiji Tag. It has appeared at all the Tag World Cups and has been competitive at the Junior and Senior Oceania Cups. Its strategic plan is to administer and grow the game in Fiji and eventually have all the Fijian Tag communities in the Oceania region under one united banner.

Name: Fiji Tag Football
Status: ITF/NZTFI Affiliated Heritage Nation
Colours: Black, White, Sky Blue
Location: Auckland NZ
Grades: Youth/Open/Senior/Masters Grades

Contact: Greg Traill
Email: Greg.Traill@maoritelevision.com

Tokelau Tag Football

With a small Tokelaun tag community, Tokelau has managed to compete and punch above its weight at Junior and Senior Oceania Cup tournaments. It has been present at the 2012 & 2018 ITF Tag World Cups, and is a recognised ITF Associate Heritage Nation affiliate for all things Tokelau Tag. Its strategic plan is to administer and grow the game for all the Tag communities in Tokelau and the Auckland and Wellington regions under one united banner.

Name: Tokelau Tag
Status: NZTFI Associate Affiliated Heritage Nation
Colours: Blue, Yellow
Location: Auckland NZ,
Grades: Youth/Open

Contact: Demita Foai
Email: demitafoai23@gmail.com

Tahiti Tag Football

A newcomer to the NZTFI, Tahiti Tag is a small contingent based in Auckland, New Zealand. It has only competed at the Senior Oceania Cups since 2019. In its first appearance, it managed to win the Open Mixed Grade and 21s Girls Grade Finals. A work in progress, they are working towards establishing the game in Tahiti.

Name: Tahiti Tag
Status: NZTFI Affiliated Heritage Nation
Colours: Red, White
Location: Auckland NZ
Grades: Youth/Open

Contact: Annie Heather
Email: annieheather@ymail.com

Pasifika Invitational Tag Football

Established in 2018 in partnership with the NZTFI, Pasifika Invitational Tag  was created for those who had missed out on Pacific representation for their respective heritage nations. It also provided a platform for kids to play tag at Oceania Cup level providing them the opportunity to experience the buzz and excitement of competing at such a prestigious event. Such was the popularity of the Pasifika Invitationals, they were one of the bigger contingents to compete at the Junior Oceania Cups with multiple teams entered in each divisions and Finals appearances for many of the 14s to 18s grades. A work in progress, the NZTFI will continue with this initiative until further notice.

Name: Pasifika Invitational Tag Football
Status: NZTFI Affiliated Pasifika Contingent
Colours: Dark Blue, Sky Blue, Gold,
Location: Auckland NZ
Grades: Youth

Contact: Vai Vaimoana
Email: vaimoanav@geis.school.nz