Rams core back on board for 2017. Marque Whippy, Ethan Rusbatch, Marcus Alipate & Mike Karena are all signed and ready to play for head coach, Mark Dickel for the 2017 season. Ethan Rusbatch & Mike Karena played for the Tall Blacks this season, being Canterbury's first NZ National men's players since 2008. Ethan is currently playing for the NZ Breakers in the ANBL before returning to Christchurch. All players have been and will continue to be involved with the community developing basketballs future stars through the Rams In-Schools, Rams Mentoring, Canterbury Basketball Academy & Mainland Eagles Basketball Academy. We love having you guys around and thanks for everything you do for our young people! Don't miss out on seeing the Rams in 2017 as we defend the NBL Regular Season Championship. Corporate tables are selling fast! Season membership announcements coming soon. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if interested in a corporate table before they sell out. ... See MoreSee Less
Check out our very own Canterbury Ram, Josh Petermann pictured here with one of the young campers at the Youthtown Wilding Park Camp over the School holidays. Josh currently plays point guard for the Canterbury Rams and University of Canterbury. ... See MoreSee Less
Coach Bailey with Jason Reynolds and our Christchu...
Thanks to everyone who made our holiday camps a success. The Rams & Wildcats Camp provide players from around the Canterbury region the opportunity to receive coaching from Rams & Wildcats players & coaches. The Mainland Eagles Camp invites the top 40 players from throughout the South Island to receive coaching from the Eagles Academy coaches including Mark Dickel, Lori McDaniel & Ed Book. A special thanks to Max Wright & Fraame Healthcare who sponsered 10 players to attend the Camps over the holidays. Through the generous support of our sponsors youngsters have the opportunity to develop their skills while learning from their mentors. If you are interested in supporting the Rams in the community and allowing these players to succeed through the Academies please contact Caleb Harrison, email@example.com ... See MoreSee Less
The Youthtown Mentoring Camp with the support of the Canterbury Rams was a success. Marques Whippy coached 30 players from 10am - 3pm during the school holidays. Players came from Youthtown Mentoring Schools that the Rams have been visiting over Term 3. Through the mentoring programme players learn skills to help them on and off the court. Thanks to Youthtown for letting the Rams be part of your programme. ... See MoreSee Less