Ngaire Paterson stared wide-eyed and grinning as three burly Crusaders carted a truckload of firewood to her back shed.
Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder was not worried his side came a distant second in their friendly against the Highlanders in Oamaru.
A trio of Crusaders get wigged at a colourful Child Cancer Foundation event in North Canterbury.
Matt Todd and Nemani Nadolo will headline the Crusaders' team for their friendly against the Highlanders in Oamaru.
Scott Robertson is expected to bring fresh blood into the Crusaders coaching set-up.