Ken Going

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Ken Going
Full name Kenneth Tautohe Going
Date of birth (1942-02-18)18 February 1942
Place of birth Kawakawa, New Zealand
Date of death 6 August 2008(2008-08-06) (aged 66)
Place of death Towai, New Zealand
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 83 kg (183 lb)
School Church College
Notable relative(s) Sid Going (brother)
Todd Miller (nephew)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Full-back
New Zealand No. 742
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
1963–75 North Auckland 130 (714)
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
New Zealand Māori
 New Zealand


Kenneth Tautohe Going (18 February 1942 – 6 August 2008) was a New Zealand rugby union player. A full-back, Going represented North Auckland at a provincial level, and was a member of the New Zealand national side, the All Blacks, on the 1974 tour of Ireland. He played three matches for the All Blacks but did not play any internationals.[1] Of Ngāti Hine and Ngāpuhi descent,[2] Going played 24 matches for New Zealand Māori.[1]


  1. ^ a b Knight, Lindsay. "Ken Going". New Zealand Rugby Museum. Retrieved 1 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "NorthTec — Council Honours Awards". NorthTec Tai Tokerau Wānanga. Retrieved 1 September 2013.  External link in |website= (help)