Timaru Boys' High School dominated the 131st annual winter sports exchange with Waitaki Boys High School.
South Canterbury coach all-but sticking by the team that delivered a win in the opening round of the Heartland Championship.
South Canterbury speed skaters are taking on a serious challenge with the first ever 100km race in New Zealand.
TBHS has double success at South Canterbury Rugby Union's finals day taking out under-16 and 18 comps with convincing wins.
A low-profile Timaru Swords Club starts to gain some success as several young fencers have joined the club.
A superb first half saw TBHS 1st XV demolish their Waitaki counterparts 48-8 in their annual interschool match.
Christchurch's Sam Horgan took out Cycling Timaru's two-day tour by a minute from fellow Cantabrian Michael Vink.
Old Boys have completed an undefeated season with a 35-24 win over Roncalli A in the South Canterbury premier netball final.
Timaru Boys' High School First XV start as favourites in their traditional fixture against their Waitaki counterparts today.
Old Boys have one last hurdle in their quest for the perfect South Canterbury netball season when they face Roncalli A in the premier final.
Timaru rally driver Darren Galbraith is rapt to have taken out the 4-wheel drive Rally Challenge class of the New Zealand Rally Championships.
Timaru speed skater surprises herself to claim second overall in the Lishui International bank track competition in China.
When it comes to water skiing Timaru's Gibson brothers are hard to beat and they want to keep it that way.
Andy Martin says there is some hope that Oceania will be granted direct entry into the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
TOBY ROBSON - The Dominion PostOPINION: SBW's special exemption for the All Blacks end of year tour was a smart and pragmatic play by Steve Hansen.
ANDREW MEHRTENS - StuffOPINION: How wrong was I when I predicted the Wallabies would be an even bigger threat in Bledisloe II?
Stoic old Serb Nenad Vucinic felt a tingle down his spine as the Tall Blacks upset his native country.
Hampstead had a come-from-behind win over St Andrews to claim the South Canterbury women's hockey title.
Wakanui Black secured their fourth straight South Canterbury men's hockey title with a 4-0 win over Northern Hearts.
Buller pulled off one of the biggest upsets in Heartland Rugby history by beating North Otago 17-9 in Westport.
Roncalli College sank to a 28-5 loss to Christ's College in the Press Bowl final.
Northern Hearts cruised into their 22nd consecutive South Canterbury Cup football final with a 6-0 win over Timaru City
South Canterbury made the perfect start to their Heartland campaign with a 31-18 win over Wanganui.
The Heartland Championship kicks off today with Meads Cup champions Mid-Canterbury hot favourites to retain their crown.
The South Canterbury Rugby Union is happy to fund loan players on a case-by-case basis but the problem is location not money, according to chairman Brent Isbister.
Northern Hearts are determined to make familiar foes Wakanui Black fight for their fourth straight South Canterbury Men's hockey title.
It has not been the most conventional road to the final for the St Andrews women's hockey team but the end always justifies the means.
New Zealand's Tom Walsh backs up his Glasgow Games silver medal with another second place.
The Heartland Championship kicks off tomorrow with Meads Cup champions Mid Canterbury hot favourites to retain their crown.
Northern Hearts and Mountainview FC look poised to make the South Canterbury Cup football final if the semifinals go to form at Sir Basil Arthur Park.
South Canterbury will start their Heartland Championship campaign with a huge hurdle in the form of Wanganui, in Timaru tomorrow.
DANIEL BIRCHFIELD - The Timaru HeraldOPINION: Australia hasn't had a meaningful domestic rugby competition for several years, but that's all about to change.
Rugby statisticians will be impressed by the numbers the Roncalli under 14 and half side have managed to produce so far this season.
Jeff Best took out Cycling Timaru's 70km McDonald Cup race with a powerful performance.
Roncalli A stepped out of the shadows, while Old Boys will shoot for the perfect season when the two teams meet in the final.
Teenager Leah Scott took up boxing to get fit but has discovered she is more than handy in the ring.
The Heartland Championship kicks off on Saturday but the South Canterbury side is still to secure its loan players.
The Timaru Clay Target Club have won back the Bodkin Shield after a 43-year drought.
The Geraldine Town and Country Club proved too strong in taking out the Geraldine Temuka Indoor Bowls Association triples crown.
Timaru Clay Target Club wins back the Bodkin Shield after 43-year drought.
South Canterbury bounced back in their final pre-season hitout with a good eight-try 52-30 win over Marlborough.
Timaru Boys' High School put in a brave effort in their Crusaders Region School's Championship semifinal.
Wakanui Black will play Northern Hearts in the South Canterbury men's hockey final after both teams came from behind to win.
Northern Hearts knocked defending champions Pleasant Point out of the South Canterbury Football Cup competition after a dramatic match that went to sudden death penalties.
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BEN STRANG - Waikato TimesOPINION: If this young Kiwi boxer is the real deal, we can expect plenty of success over a lengthy career. If he is managed the right way.
Regions ability to produce world class cyclists proven again with two top efforts at UCI Juniors Track World Champs in Korea.
Reshuffled ABs can make history tonight in Sydney and could go a long way to consigning a great rival to history in the process.
Dane Coles is advancing so fast it's easy to forget that tonight will be his first start in a Bledisloe test.
A shift north on a scholarship to powerhouse Auckland Grammar has seen Matt McKenzie become a regular starter in their 1st XV.