Sport Canterbury delivers events across the Canterbury West Coast region. Everything we do is about getting, and keeping, people engaged in sport and physical activity.

Our flagship events include the Marriotts Hadlee Sports Awards, Regional Sports Awards, Mitre 10 MEGA - A Run to Remember, Hellers Pegasus Fun Run, Sea2Sea Challenge and UC Education Mud Run for Secondary School Students.


September 24 - October 8

The Breeze Walking Festival
Christchurch - Various Locations, Christchurch
The Breeze Walking Festival is back for 2016 and it's bigger than ever before! With over 50 walks, there's something for everyone.

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September 26 - November 4

Sea2Sea Challenge
South Canterbury, Timaru
For over a decade, the Sea2Sea Challenge has encouraged South Cantabrians to get out and exercise every day - inspiring healthier habits.

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October 9

Hellers Pegasus Fun Run
Pegasus Town, North Canterbury
Make it your first event of spring! The fifth annual Hellers Pegasus Fun Run will offer 11km, 6km and 2.5km run/walk options.

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March 4

New Zealand Ocean Swim - Christchurch Crown
Corsair Bay, Banks Peninsula
Consisting of four different swim events, the Christchurch Crown provides an ocean swim event for all ages and abilities:

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March 18

Hanmer Springs 4 & 8 Hour MTB Race
Jollies Pass Road, Hanmer Springs
Fantastic for all the family to enjoy. Super Junior Teams (ages 6-11) in the 4 hour plus all other categories.

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Spaces, Places & People

A shared vision for the recovery of sport and recreation across Greater Christchurch.

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