Special Olympics 2025 National Summer Games

The 2025 National Summer Games will take place in Ōtautahi Christchurch, Wednesday 10 – Sunday 14 December. With approximately 1350 athletes expected to compete across 11 different sports and 7 venues.  They will be joined by over 1000 coaches and other volunteers alongside whanau, friends and supporters the 2025 National Summer Games promises to be another amazing celebration of inclusive sport, friendship, diversity and most importantly of all – our incredible athletes.

Below is an initial outline on when clubs can expect to receive information and some deadlines for your planning:

Please do not hesitate to get in touch with the team regarding any queries on the 2025 National Summer Games, from registration queries through to sponsorship opportunities.

Events Director

Sports Director

Communications Officer

Liz Fitzgerald

Gary Peacham

Patrick Jones

Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub

Athletics, Football, Powerlifting

Parakiore Recreation and Sport Centre
Basketball, Bocce, Swimming

Riding for the Disabled Equestrian Arena

Canterbury Indoor Bowls

Indoor Bowls

Table Tennis Canterbury
Table Tennis

Zone Bowling
Tenpin Bowling

Golf: To Be Confirmed

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