2017 South Island Masters Games

Are you ready to play?

Looking for a reason to have fun and challenge yourself? Do you have a hidden competitive streak? Have you always dreamed of a gold medal? Whatever your reason for participating, come to the South Island Masters Games in Nelson for a guaranteed great time this October.

Registration is now open for the 2017 South Island Masters Games, 4-8 October in sunny Nelson.

The Games are open to anyone ages 30+ from New Zealand and overseas. There’s no need to qualify or belong to a club and anyone can participate as long as they’re old enough.

Athletics includes track and field events and there are three run/walk events including cross country, 5km and 10km. Participants compete for medals in 5 year age groups.

If you’re keen to do more, enter the duathlon (mtn bike) and triathlon (sea swim) as a team.

This year’s social programme is packed. Get your fancy dress and dancing shoes on at the Ancient Greece and Americana themed dance parties. They’re legendary and not to be missed! Experience a sunset harbour cruise in the sunniest place in NZ and place your bets at the casino night with free money.

Find out more about all 40 sports and social functions at www.simasters.com

 Grab your friends for a fantastic time in sunny Nelson!

 

 

Athletes during 2011 South Island Masters Games. Saxton Field, Nelson, New Zealand. Saturday 15 October 2011. Photo: Chris Symes/www.shuttersport.co.nz

Nyle Sunderland and Wendy Healy during the New Zealand during the walk at the 2011 South Island Masters Games. Saxton Field, Nelson, New Zealand. Saturday 15 October 2011. Photo: Chris Symes/www.shuttersport.co.nz

Athletes during 2011 South Island Masters Games. Saxton Field, Nelson, New Zealand. Saturday 15 October 2011. Photo: Chris Symes/www.shuttersport.co.nz

NELSON, NEW ZEALAND – SEPTEMBER 26: Athletics at Saxton Field during the NZCT South Island Masters Games, 26 September 2015, Nelson, New Zealand
Photo: Marc Palmano/shuttersport.co.nz

NELSON, NEW ZEALAND – SEPTEMBER 26: Athletics at Saxton Field during the NZCT South Island Masters Games, 26 September 2015, Nelson, New Zealand
Photo: Chris Conroy/shuttersport.co.nz

NELSON, NEW ZEALAND – SEPTEMBER 26: Athletics at Saxton Field during the NZCT South Island Masters Games, 26 September 2015, Nelson, New Zealand
Photo: Chris Conroy/shuttersport.co.nz