NZCT New Zealand Canoe Sprint Championships


May 14 - May 16


Lake Karapiro Mighty River Domain


027 444 5596

Karen Simpson-Warren

The pinnacle of the canoe sprint domestic season, the NZCT New Zealand Canoe Sprint Championships will this year also include the Oceania Championships and will be held at Lake Karapiro.

Proudly supported by NZ Community Trust and the Waipa District Council, the Championships will be held over three days of racing at Lake Karapiro.  Distances will include 200m, 500m, 1000m (depending on age group) and 5km.  Age groups from Tyros (U12) right through to Masters.

Queries can be directed to

Karapiro Site Map

Venue and on site accommodation

Cambridge accommodation

Hamilton accommodation

Note, the regatta was originally scheduled for Feb 19-21 but was postponed because of Covid restrictions. 

Timetable here

Lane Draw here