The South Island Masters Games cater for 45 different sporting codes, including athletics, track & field and 5km and 10km running events. The 2017 games run from October 4th to 8th in Nelson.
The Games are staged in Timaru every even numbered year and SIMG Inc (South Island Masters Games Timaru Inc) has licensed the Games to Sport Tasman in Nelson who stage the Games in every odd numbered year. The Games are in Timaru in 2018 and in Nelson in 2017.
Various distances & events