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 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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November 25 - November 26

The Changing Landscape - Participation
Rydges Hotel, Christchurch
The purpose of this conference is to offer the wider sporting community examples of how to change to meet the demands of current participants.

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November 29 - December 11

World Bowls Championships 2016
Christchurch - Various Locations, Christchurch
Thirty-four countries are attending this Christchurch event, making it the largest World Bowls ever.

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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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