Goulding becomes a Ram

Mary Goulding in action for the Canterbury Wildcats in the women's basketball championship.

10:09 AM   Mary Goulding to continue Canterbury connection at Fordham.

Three newcomers on Canterbury Cricket contract list

Fast bowler Will Williams has secured a Canterbury cricket contract for the first time.

 Canterbury's young fast bowlers will need to sink or swim this summer.

Barnes reaches century

Courtney Barnes brought up the 100th win of her career at Riccarton on Saturday.

South Island jockey looking for another star to boost her up to the next milestone.

Crotty unlikely, but Read ready

Injured All Black Ryan Crotty watches his Crusaders team-mates at training. He is set to miss Friday's game in Fiji with ...

All Blacks captain Kieran Read will back up for the Crusaders in Fiji on Friday night, but Ryan Crotty is almost certain to miss the Chiefs clash.

Celtic and Rakaia run riot

Rakaia's Andrew Letham lines up a shot at goal.

 Big wins for Celtic and Rakaia in Mid Canterbury rugby competition with upsets in the Ellesmere competition.

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Crusaders

Keeping the generous warm video

Ngaire Paterson, 82, received a free load of firewood on Wednesday as part of St John Day celebrations.

Ngaire Paterson stared wide-eyed and grinning as three burly Crusaders carted a truckload of firewood to her back shed.

Coach not concerned by loss

Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder was not worried his side came a distant second in their friendly against the Highlanders in Oamaru. 

Crusaders wig out in Kaiapoi video

Nadolo and Todd for Oamaru outing

Youth Sport

Many medals for cross country champs

Christchurch Girls' High Scool trio Amelia Persson, left, Lily Trotter and Akeira Worthington have won three national ...

Cantebury athletes dominated the regional relays titles and scooped plenty of medals at the national secondary schools cross country championships.

New track for city athletes

A Papanui Toc H athlete warms up on the track.

The days of travelling to Timaru for sprint training are over, thanks to a new six-lane track at Papanui High School.

How did he get that away? gallery video

Christ's College's Isaiah Punivai finishes off one of the most spectacular tries you'll ever see at school level.

Stirring hakas and a try of the year: Boys' High made it a sweet 16 at school grudge match.

Private school's open invite video

Prestigious Christchurch school looks outside school boundaries for additional prop for their rugby teams.

Prestigious Christchurch school looks outside school boundaries for additional prop for their rugby teams.

Teen bowlers turned away

Jessica Farmer said her first time playing bowls was fun and she hopes to continue the sport.

"Francis Douglas was turned away at the door. We just didn't have enough gear."

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