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National Summer Games Hamilton 2021


National Summer Games
Postponed to 2022

Due to current uncertainty around the Delta virus, alert levels and the associated stress and impact on athletes, coaches and volunteers, the 2021 National Summer Games have been postponed to 2022.

Special Olympics New Zealand are currently working to provide detailed information to clubs on registrations, qualifications, costs and dates, we thank clubs for their patience during this time.

A Facebook Live Q&A will be held on Wednesday 22 September at 6pm with CEO Carolyn Young and Events Director Asti Farrell to answer any questions.


National Summer Games

Get excited, because in 2022 Special Olympics New Zealand is bringing athletes, coaches and volunteers from across the country to the Waikato for the Freemasons New Zealand Special Olympics National Summer Games!

Following a 4-year cycle similar to the Olympics and Paralympics the National Summer Games is Special Olympics New Zealand’s largest national event and one of New Zealand’s largest multi-sport events.

This multi-day event will bring over 1,500 athletes and coaches and up to 600 volunteers coming from all across New Zealand to compete in 4 days of competition in 10 sports across 8 venues to Hamilton, Waikato, in December 2022.


Sports

Check out the range of sports being held at the National Summer Games and the amazing Hamilton venues they are hosted at below.

Equestrian

Waikato Equestrian Centre
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Indoor Bowls

Claudelands Event Centre
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Powerlifting

UniRec – Waikato University
Find more information on the venue and sport


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