Winter Games NZ
23 August - 7 September
The Winter Games NZ returns to Queenstown and the Southern Lakes district this August, bringing elite international winter sports athletes to the region for the seventh edition of the Games.
A multitude of snow disciplines are covered on the slopes, the worlds best will compete in the thrilling FIS World Cup Snowboard Big Air, Freeski and Snowboard Halfpipe, Slopestyle FIS Australia New Zealand Cups, FIS World Cup Freestyle Ski Halfpipe, and two FIS Australia New Zealand Cups in giant slalom, slalom and super G races alongside a World Para Alpine Super G.
For some epic spectating heard to Lake Alta at The Remarkables where The North Face Frontier Freeride World Cup Tour Qualifier with both 2* and 4* events takes place. In Queenstown itself the Queenstown Ice Arena hosts a three series international competition between the NZ Ice Blacks and the Australian Mighty Roos.
There’s a heap of events and off-mountain fun to be had for spectators in Queenstown for the Games, with plenty time for activities in-between.
Check out details here.