There are dozens of highly anticipated outdoor or sports events here in New Zealand. Every year, athletes from all over gather to compete against each other to decide who is the best when it comes to cycling, kayaking, snowboarding, hiking, and so much more.
Coast to Coast
This multisport event includes running, cycling, hiking, and most exciting of all, kayaking. In the South Island, top athletes gather once a year to finish an ironman marathon that covers more than 200km from the West Coast to the New Brighton Pier in Christchurch.
Winter Games NZ
When the snow covers it all and temperature drops below zero, winter athletes gear up for the Winter Games NZ. This is the highlight of the country during ski season.
This elite international winter sporting event has ice hockey, snowboarding, curling, Free ski, freeride, alpine skiing, and so much more. Only the best of the best participates and the ones who stay on top are what legends are made of.
The Pioneer is the anticipated 6-day cycling competition going down every year at the Southern Alps. The race starts and finishes at Queenstown. The Pioneer’s trail has some of the hardest cycle trails in New Zealand.