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 Nexia New Zealand Canterbury 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.

February 26

Weet-Bix Kids TRY-athlon
Jellie Park, Greers Road, Christchurch
Sanitarium's Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon is a highly anticipated day out for young people ages seven to 15.

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March 3

Nexia New Zealand Canterbury Sports Awards
Wigram Air Force Museum, 45 Harvard Ave, Wigram, Christchurch
The Nexia New Zealand Canterbury Sports Awards is this region's iconic celebration of sporting achievement.

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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 8

SportStart Workshop
Christchurch, Christchurch
SportStart workshops are a one-day workshop to upskill teachers in the delivery of physical literacy.

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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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March 19

The Star City2Surf
Christchurch, Christchurch
Be part of an iconic Christchurch event - go the entire 14km distance, or try the Sport Canterbury 6km course suitable for all ages as well as buggies.

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Spaces, Places & People

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

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