South Canterbury - a brief rugby history

Founded: 1888
Colours: Jersey: Green & Black hoops Shorts: White Socks: Green & Black hoops
Main Ground: Alpine Energy Stadium, Timaru
President: Russell K Leech
Chairman: Ray T Teahen
CEO: Craig W Calder

Website:                 www.scrfu.co.nz

View/Download:    

South Canterbury Results 1976 - 2016 (PDF)   Updated 26/5/17

South Canterbury v's Others Stats (PDF)

South Canterbury NPC/Heartland Statistics 1976 - 2016 (PDF)   Updated 26/5/17

South Canterbury Non Championship Statistics 1976 - 2016 (PDF)   Updated 26/5/17

Stats & other Info on Sth Canterbury players 1976 - 2016 (PDF)   Updated 10/6/17

3 or more tries or drop goals in the same game (PDF)           Updated 3/4/17

Players who have scored in all 4 ways in the same game (PDF)     Updated 26/5/17

Coaches coaching records (PDF)                   Updated 26/5/17

Since 1976 (the start of the NPC) South Canterbury has wone the 2nd Division (Sth Island) competition three times (1976, 1977, 1981), the 3rd Division three times (1986, 1991, 2001) and the Lochore Cup in 2013. They played in the 1st Division for three years from 1978 to 1980.

The most appearances is by Steven Todd (152) from 1986 - 2001.
The most points scored is by Barry Fairbrother (1,048) from 1981 - 1992.
The most tries scored is by Steven Todd (60) from 1986 - 2001

In 2016 South Canterbury finished 2nd in the Heartland round robin series, losing in a semi final of the Meads Cup.

The 2017 coachs are Barry Matthews & Grant McFarlane.

Clubs that form the Union are:
Click on the names to access each club's website

Club Name   Founded   Colours
     
Referees   Jersey: Shorts: Socks:
Celtic 1906 Jersey: Emerald Green with Red trim Shorts: White Socks: Green with Red tops
Geraldine 1898 Jersey: Red & Black hoops Shorts: Black Socks: Black with Red tops
Harlequins 1998 Jersey: Black, Blue, Red & Gold quarters Shorts: Blue Socks: Black with Blue tops & Red, Gold & White stripes
Mackenzie 1953 Jersey: Black, Gold & White hoops Shorts: Black Socks: Black with Gold tops
Old Boys 1919 Jersey: Royal Blue Shorts: White Socks: Royal Blue & White
Pareora 1922 Jersey: Red & White hoops Shorts: Red Socks: Red & White hoops
Pleasant Point 1889 Jersey: Maroon with Blue trim Shorts: White Socks: Maroon with two White bands
Temuka 1875 Jersey: Black & White hoops Shorts: Black Socks: Black with White top
Waimate 1963 Jersey: Sky Blue with Red trim Shorts: White Socks: Sky Blue with Red tops