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.


January 18 - February 8

KPMG Real Swim Race Series
Corsair Bay, Banks Peninsula
The KPMG RealSwim Race Series returns from 18 January, with events beginning at 6:30pm at each Wednesday evening.

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February 19

Mitre 10 MEGA - A Run to Remember
Hansen Park, St Martins, Christchurch
Mitre 10 MEGA - A Run to Remember is a 10km charity fun run/walk to honour those who lost their lives in the February 2011 earthquake.

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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 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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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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