"Sir Russell asked me if I wanted to go to the world championships. Of course I said yes''.
Is a Motueka schoolgirl New Zealand's next sevens star?
Two young Kiwi blokes will be taking on the world's best young golfers in the United States in August, after cleaning up in the US Kids Tour finals on home turf.
Roncalli College First XV is allowed a combined team in the Crusaders Schools Championships, starting this season.
Former Timaru First XV rugby coach Don Garland is opposed combined teams in the Crusaders Schools Championship.
Australian team support is helping keep Louis Jones' dreams of Olympic glory alive.
A junior baseball tournament, held in Christchurch next month, will be named after MLB legend Jim Kaat.
North Canterbury's Ella Hansen is set to put her skills to the test at the Nerang International on the Gold Coast next year.
Canterbury rugby league clubs successfully fought a decision to make the junior grades non-competitive next season.
Cashmere made a long awaited return to the national secondary school Girls' cricket champs.
Nick Moulai broke a record and nabbed one of 50 medals won by Canterbury athletes at the national secondary schools championships.
15-year-old Dunstan High School pupil Morgan Potter won bronze at a recent world champs in Toronto.
Fifteen former Mainland Eagles Academy members are playing basketball at US colleges this year.
Heaton Normal Intermediate made national primary schools cricket history in Christchurch at the weekend.
Heaton Normal Intermediate sealed their maiden national primary schools title with an eight-wicket win against Huntley School.
Waimea Combined Schools will remain in the UC Championship rugby competition for the next three to five years.
Roncalli College First XV will continue to play in the Crusaders Schools Championship as status quo holds sway.
OPINION: The Roncalli College First XV deserves their place in the Crusaders Schools Championships.
William Stedman won big at the annual Zonta Sports Awards for Canterbuy's top secondary schools sports achievers.
The Junior Black Sticks will have a strong Canterbury flavour when at the World Cup in Chile later this year.
New Zealand universities are competing in the sporting arena again.
Christ's College deputy head boy Ngane Punivai has been compared to Canterbury's Jordie Barrett.
Ten-year-old Josh Tonga proved he knows how to pack a punch by winning his first fight - and a gold medal.
Canterbury squash players impress.
A Lincoln teen has been named Canterbury's shooter of the year.
The Hornby Under 13s rugby team have been busy fundraising all year for their trip to their Festival of Rugby tournament in Queenstown – last week their efforts got a boost.
Christ's College will play their first ever game in the national secondary schools basketball championships next weekend.
Olivia Podmore isn't letting an Olympic Games cycling crash get her down.
Canterbury basketballers Esra McGoldrick and Charlotte Whittaker will represent the Junior Tall Ferns against China this week.
After winning the national secondary schools title, the core of Villa Maria College's hockey team couldn't have asked for a better result in their last game for the school.