South Canterbury face a tough challenge from King Country in their Meads Cup semifinal.
Organisers of the Bike Polo Australasian Championship say 11 teams are coming from all over New Zealand and Australia.
Winchester Rodeo is free to start off the season as the industry receives a general thumbs up from the latest report.
Hayden Paddon is out to have some fun when he races the streets of Waimate.
South Canterbury's senior rugby team manager Cedric Coll is a man for all seasons.
A wrap of top sports stories and results submitted to the Timaru Herald over the past week.
South Canterbury cyclist Chris Karton will go into the final rounds of the Calder Stewart Cycling Series on the front foot.
Reon Park is not dwelling on a 5min penalty which hurt his chances of gold at the World Ironman Championships in Hawaii.
Timaru humming for final weekend of Masters Games.
Temuka have been dominated by Pleasant Point in the opening round South Canterbury Cricket's Tweedy Cup.
South Canterbury Heartland rugby side seals a home Meads Cup semi-final.
Eight-year-old Hudson Swete and his younger sister, seven-year-old Rio, competed at the recent New Zealand Mini Motocross Championships.
The South Canterbury rugby side's destiny in the Heartland championship is in their own hands.
Zak Baikie rides his way to national title after overcoming injury which put him out of action for 10 months.
Matt Fetu drove into Alpine Energy Stadium on Tuesday night only to find it has been renamed in his honour for his 101st game.
John Phillip Gallagher, a former South Canterbury rugby captain, has passed away in Timaru aged 92.
New Zealand's best secondary school netball talent will are set to play in Timaru.
Motorcyclists are all good to go for Saturday's 26th Bikers' Rights of New Zealand (Bronz) Globetrotter rally.
Things are still tight in the race for Meads Cup semi-final spots
Temuka's Joe Faulkner, 86, is ready to take on the Masters Games.
Matt Fetu will write his name into the record books when he plays his 100th game for South Canterbury on Saturday.
South Canterbury suffers shock 27-24 loss to Wairarapa Bush in the Heartland Championship.
A week after losing Whetukamokamo Douglas, Canterbury have lost another veteran for the remainder of the season.
Eleven cyclists from South Canterbury eyeing national schools road racing titles in Canterbury.
Willie Wright rewarded with captaincy for good form shown this season.
A wrap of results and Timaru Herald sports stories from the past week.,
Members of the Aorangi gymnastics team eyeing titles as they head north for the national championships.
Timaru Girls' High School' student is set to get a taste of rugby's big time.
The South Canterbury Primary Schools' Cross-Country team is training hard for the inter-regional championships.
A group of Aoraki Eels rugby league players have jumped at the opportunity to represent South Island.