South Island Canoe Sprint Championships


Oct 07 - Oct 08

08:00 am - 05:00 pm


Lake Ruataniwha, Twizel

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Karen Simpson-Warren

** Date Change**

Returning to the original October timing of this event, the South Island Canoe Sprint Champs will be held on stunning Lake Ruataniwha in Twizel, 7-8 October 2023.

Offering all age groups for men and women, K1, K2 and K4 200m and 500m  with some 1000m races.   Plus:

  • Junior (16&U) Mixed K2 500
  • Senior (17&over) Mixed K2 500
  • Junior and Senior Relay races.

There will also be 5km and Battle of Attrition racing on offer if numbers and weather allow.

Entry fees:  $70 per person (regardless of age)

Entries will open early September 2023.

For any queries contact