Crusaders team to play the Southern Kings named

 The Crusaders take on new comers the Southern Kings this Saturday. While the Kings are new to the Investec Super Rugby tournament, their coach Matt Sexton is no stranger to the Crusaders and he will be out to show his old team mates what his South African team are made of. 

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Join the crusade - the Reading Crusade

Christchurch City Libraries is teaming up with the Canterbury Rugby Football Union to once again rally behind the development of great reading habits among children with the Reading Crusade, which kicked off in schools on Monday 11 March.

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Introducing The Lair

The Lair vs BullsThis season will see a new offering for those wanting a more lively experience at Crusaders home games.

The Lair, situated in the East Stand (South Stand end), aims to attract tertiary students and the younger workforce and will launch this Saturday 16 March at the Crusaders vs Bulls home game at AMI Stadium, Addington.

There will be a DJ dedicated to this area and giveaways throughout the evening. Those wishing to continue after the game can head to The Foundry (Ilam Road) where the DJ will continue to play there until midnight. Present your ticket to The Lair on arrival at The Foundry and receive a free Tui.  

Tickets to The Lair are $16 (plus service fee) and available from Be quick - limited available.

It's Game On at The Lair. You wouldn't want to be anywhere else... 

Crusaders team to play the Bulls named

The Crusaders play their first home game of the season this Saturday night against a strong Bulls team who haven’t lost a game yet this season. The Crusaders last met the Bulls in the 2012 qualifying rounds where the Crusaders came out the victors and secured a place in the semi-final with a 28-13win.

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Rugby Express bus services to AMI Stadium kick off this weekend

The Stadium Trust are pleased to announce that, in conjunction with Red Bus, there will be free direct bus services to all Super Rugby games at Christchurch’s AMI Stadium this year, starting with the Crusaders v Bulls game this Saturday, 16 March.

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