Smalls Strokes Synchro team placed third at the nationals, quite a feat when you consider they traion in a pool that is not deep enough due to the lack of facilities in Canterbury for the sport.
Christchurch Boys’ High’s top cricketers have been forced to choose between their school or Canterbury due to a calendar log jam caused by next year’s under-19 Cricket World Cup. There is even more at stake for those competing at both the First XI Cup tournament and national under-19 tournament this year. Following the tournaments New Zealand Cricket will name their squad for the Under-19 Cricket World Cup being hosted in New Zealand over January and February.
So what is the South Frame all about? There are some great spots starting to pop up and more to come along the Anchor Project's laneways.
Fancy footwork was on show during Kiwi Tag at the Primary Schools Summer Tournament for Year 7 and 8 pupils at South Hagley Park. The first game is Halswell School vs Cashmere Primary School game, followed by Te Waka Una School playing Rolleston School.
Doing the downward dog and sun salutations, these teen mums are building confidence and improving their mental health.
The first concrete pour for the foundation of the new Christchurch Convention Centre took place in the weekend. It is the first of fourteen more big pours over the next six months.
Would you dine in the middle of a supermarket? Last week, 10 people dined in FreshChoice City Market while shoppers milled around.
It means lacking in courage and resolution, but Lucy Jessep certainly wasn't as she correctly spelled pusillanimous. The St Margaret's College year 10 student is New Zealand's 2017 Spelling Bee champion.
Pupils at Marshland School teamed up with Canterbury police to deliver messages about road safety around schools.
It's been nearly nine years since Maddie Collins was diagnosed with kidney disease. Bridget Rutherford reports on the battle to give the teen a better life before it is too late.