Most Kiwis have never heard of it, but this sport has been around for years and is now being taken on by a bunch of Christchurch kids.
It was the first time in 40 years North Canterbury Football celebrated two South Island tournament victories
North Canterbury swimmers collected 15 medals at the New Zealand Short Course Championships at the Sir OwenGlenn National Aquatic Centre on Auckland's North Shore last week.
North Canterbury had five teams finish in the top 10 at the 2017 Springston Trophy pony club championship in Rakaia at the weekend.
The New Zealand Trampoline National Championships are being held in Christchurch for the first time since 2006
North Canterbury Rugby taking first steps towards forming an U16 girls team
Five North Canterbury players featured in the New Zealand Area Schools Barbarians rugby side
The Crusaders Schools Championship will be a two tiered competition from 2019, played with promotion relegation between the tiers.
Waimak United's Macey Fraser and Gabi Rennie have their eye on the U17 Fifa World Cup next year
New age restrictions have been introduced to the Crusaders school championship but competition format is still to be decided.
Rangi Ruru and Cashmere claimed the top honours in the Canterbury secondary schools basketball league.
The world of roller derby is fast-paced and high-octane – and now it's open to 8-year-olds.
Christchurch Boys' High School will face a stiff test from Timaru Boys' if they are to win their 10 Crusaders Secondary Schools crown.
Timaru Boys' High School First XV showed too much class in their four tries to one victory over Christ's College.
There was only one upset in the Thompson Trophy semi-finals in week 11 of the Canterbury secondary schools' basketball league.
UC Championship heads into the semi-finals this weekend.
The fiery year 5-6 Arrowtown Rippa Rugby team has claimed the Otago title for an incredible eighth time - but only just.
Rangi Ruru making a push for top spot in the Whelan Trophy while the Thompson Trophy heads to the playoffs.
It was a wild weekend in round 14 of the UC rugby championships.
The top four is set in the UC Rugby Championships after round 13
Police say parents obstructed inquiry into claims a junior rugby coach abused an opposing player in Canterbury,
Leicester Faingaanuku was just 15 when he signed with the Tasman Makos.
Bronwyn Dibb is New Zealand's first female trampoline representative to attend the World Games.
Ten North Canterbury players were in action for the Waitaha-Canterbury sides at the U17 Basketball Nationals in Wellington last week.
Waimak United footballers Gabi Rennie and Macey Fraser will represent New Zealand at the Oceania World Cup Qualifiers in Samoa in August.
A superb team performance against Christ's College saw Nelson College take home their 26th Quadrangular title win.
Nelson College too strong for Christ's in Quadrangular Tournament final.
Cashmere made it eight in a row and retained in the boy's Thompson Trophy Canterbury secondary Schools' basketball league.
Timaru Boys' ran in 14 tries to crush Roncalli Combined and move to top spot in the UC Championship.
Cashmere are the team to beat in the boy's Thompson Trophy secondary schools' basketball league.