Regular Events in Nelson

road cyclingTuesday, Evening Road Race
mountain bikingAlternate Thursdays, Evening MTB Race
road cyclingThursday, TimeTrial
road cyclingSaturday, Club Race
road cyclingSunday, Group Training Ride


mountain biking=Mountain Bike
road cycling=Road Cycling
triathlon / multisport=Triathlon / Multisport

Event Calendar

Nelson is a great place to prepare for your next season, the climate, the environment and the location make it one of the best spots for training in New Zealand.

The Nelson sports clubs are very active with regular competitions and training rides.

This calendar shows local and important national events.


triathlon/multisport5Musselman Multisport Adventure & Cycle Odyssey
road cycling13Ngatimoti, Central Road
road cycling25NZ Road Club Championships, Wanganui
triathlon/multisport26Duathlon, Rabbit Island


road cycling1Wakefield, Lakes
road cycling2 Stewarts Cycle City Lakes to Renwick
road cycling8Source to Sea
road cycling15 Glovers Circuit
triathlon/multisport23Sprint Distance Triathlon
road cycling29Kerrs Hill 4 Stage Tour
mountain biking29Kekerengu Moa Hunt
road cycling2 Wattyl Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge


road cycling6Mayors Tour 3 Stage
road cycling6Armstrong Peugeot Festival of Cycling, Christchurch
road cycling13Mt Heslington
triathlon/multisport13Half-Ironman Rotorua, Taupo
triathlon/multisport13Kahurangi Endurance Triathlon & Mountain Classic Run, Motueka
road cycling20Christmas ride and BBQ
triathlon/multisport27Lake Hayes Triathlon
road cycling28-30Tour de Femme, Nelson


road cycling1-4Star and Garter Tour de Vineyards
mountain biking3NZ and North Island XC MTB Series
triathlon/multisport4Philip Wareing Memorial Multisport Tri
triathlon/multisport10Port of Tauranga 1/2 Ironman - NZ Long Distance Triathlon Champs
road cycling10Korepo Road and return
mountain biking10NZ and North Island XC MTB Series
road cycling17Wheelers Club Champs
triathlon/multisport17Anakiwa Triathlon
mountain biking18NZ and North Island XC MTB Series
road cycling24Spooners Raey and return
mountain biking25Maungatapu Gold Murderers Trail, Nelson
triathlon/multisport25Sprint Triathlon, Rabbit Island


mountain biking1NZ and South Island XC MTB Series
road cycling1Hope Circuit
road cycling7Tour de Moutere, 1pm Glovers Vineyard
triathlon/multisport7Buller Marathon & 1/2 Marathon
triathlon/multisport13-14Speights Coast to Coast
mountain biking8NZ and South Island XC MTB Series
road cycling1488 Valley and return
mountain biking15NZ and South Island XC MTB Series
triathlon/multisport15Canterbury Classic Triathlon
road cycling21Belgrove and return, teams race
mountain biking26-1NZ MTB National Champs, Nelson


mountain biking7Merida Karapoti Classic
road cycling7Around the Bays and Valleys
triathlon/multisport7Ironman New Zealand, Lake Taupo
mountain biking14Rainbow Rage
road cycling15Glen, Cable Bay, Hira & return, 2pm Bush Tavern
road cycling22Three Valley Classic
road cycling29Le Race
triathlon/multisport29Nelson Blokes Triathlon


road cycling4Grape Ride - Marlborough
triathlon/multisport5Nelson Women's Triathlon
triathlon/multisport10Lake Hayes Triathlon
road cycling11Coastals, Dominion & return
road cycling15Spirit of the Moutere
triathlon/multisport18NZ Xterra Championships - Rotorua
road cycling18Lakes Loop
road cycling18Around Brunner Ride
triathlon/multisport25Shoe Clinic Nelson MTB Duathlon Series #1