Sponsor Red Bull went behind the scenes on game day when the Vodafone Warriors hosted the Gold Coast at Mount Smart Stadium on May 5.
Award-winning writer Robert Tighe and photographer Tim White captured the mood from the start of the day to the end.
They were there as the sun rose when the gates were opened soon after 7.00am, doing s full shift plus overtime through to almost 7.00pm.
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