Crusaders team named to play the Hurricanes in Wellington

Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa officially kicked off last week, and the Crusaders are set to play their first match of the competition after sitting out round one with a bye. 

Head Coach Scott Robertson has named his team to travel to Wellington tomorrow ahead of Sunday afternoon's clash with the Hurricanes and, while it includes eight All Blacks in the starting side, the Crusaders will be without regular Captain Scott Barrett.  

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Series 3 - Innovation aims to boost safety for young rugby players

UC and the Crusaders “Nothing important gets done alone” Collaborating for success on and off the field

Collaboration comes easy to the staff involved in the partnership between the University of Canterbury (UC) and Crusaders Rugby Club, and the outcomes are leading to success both on and off the field for both organisations.  From marketing and fan research through to sports science and internships, the focus on teamwork and working together is proving a winning formula.  In a new series we’ll run over the next four weeks, we look at this collaboration in more detail.

Series 3 - Innovation aims to boost safety for young rugby players

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Series 2 - UC interns go ‘inside the rope’ with Crusaders to learn from the best

UC and the Crusaders “Nothing important gets done alone” Collaborating for success on and off the field

Collaboration comes easy to the staff involved in the partnership between the University of Canterbury (UC) and Crusaders Rugby Club, and the outcomes are leading to success both on and off the field for both organisations.  From marketing and fan research through to sports science and internships, the focus on teamwork and working together is proving a winning formula.  In a new series we’ll run over the next four weeks, we look at this collaboration in more detail.

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2020 Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa – TICKETS ON SALE TUESDAY 23 JUNE 2020

2020 Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa – TICKETS ON SALE TUESDAY 23 JUNE 2020

Super Rugby is back, and there’s exciting news for Crusaders fans, with crowds set to return to Orangetheory Stadium from the first home game of Investec Super Rugby Aotearoa! The Crusaders will play each New Zealand Super Rugby team on a home and away basis with the first Crusaders home game on Sunday 28 June in Christchurch.  The full draw is below.

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Series 1 - Crusaders on side for match-ups on marketing, research and student success 

UC and the Crusaders “Nothing important gets done alone” Collaborating for success on and off the field

Collaboration comes easy to the staff involved in the partnership between the University of Canterbury (UC) and Crusaders Rugby Club, and the outcomes are leading to success both on and off the field for both organisations.  From marketing and fan research through to sports science and internships, the focus on teamwork and working together is proving a winning formula.  In a new series we’ll run over the next four weeks, we look at this collaboration in more detail.

Series 1 - Crusaders on side for match-ups on marketing, research and student success 

Growing ties between the Crusaders and the University of Canterbury (UC) College of Business and Law are bringing invaluable real-world experiences for marketing and sports management students, as well as collaborative research ventures and conference opportunities.

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