There are loads of fun on mountain events in September. You might find yourself at The Remarkables ‘Talk Like a Pirate Day’ on 19 September, or watch athletes battle it out at Peak to Peak, the South Islands biggest winter multi sport race on 14 September. Individuals and teams race by ski or snowboard, mountain bike, kayak, foot and road bike from the top of the Remarkables Ski Area all the to Coronet Peak.
Treble Cone hosts the SPY Banked Slalom on 31 August, a snowboard-only event which attracts a mix of all-star and local talent. Or get competitive at their monthly 'Race Your Mate' challenge each month - the final event being on 21 September.
Cardrona Alpine Resort also has plenty of spring events, the first being the Monster Energy Jossi Wells Invitational Big Air, from 9-15 September. Expect to see the most progressive skiing and boarding, with all the latest tricks thrown down.
The Remarkables have a mini-shred event on 15 September where young skiers and riders show off their tricks in The Remarkables Beginner Park. The Mini Shred is all about having a go and having a ton of fun!