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Kathmandu Coast to Coast - 10 February 2018

New Brighton, 10.30am to 11pm

See the world's best endurance athletes at the New Brighton finish line of the Kathmandu Coast to Coast.

Head down to the finish line at New Brighton Beach on Saturday 10 February and go in the draw to win a family weekend away to Tekapo, plus a $500 Kathmandu voucher.

Enjoy live entertainment, giveaways, family activities and a fabulous fireworks display. The New Brighton race village will be open all day from 10.30am. Two-day athletes are expected from 1pm and one-day athletes from 4.30pm. 

See you at the finish line.

Win! Family adventure in Tekapo

Make sure you’re in New Brighton for a chance to win a weekend away to Tekapo for a family of four.

Staying at the beautiful Peppers Bluewater, explore some of New Zealand’s best short walking tracks in your brand-new Kathmandu clothing, and finish your day with a relaxing soak at Tekapo Springs while enjoying one of their famous Star Gazing tours.

Check out the full details and competition terms and conditions here.

This can only be found at the New Brighton Beach finish line on the day.


The Kathmandu Coast to Coast is a multi-sport competition held annually in February that dates back to 1982. Back then Robin Judkins and 11 of his friends pioneered on the same course which is used today: the race starts at Kumara Beach on the West Coast and ends in New Brighton in Christchurch.

The competitors have to run, cycle and kayak 243 kilometres across the South Island. The race is not only for top athletes, there are different sections which can be completed by anyone. The top athletes covering the course of 243 kilometres within 11 hours.

Over the years the Coast to Coast has attracted 18 000 athletes from all over the world and winning it has become a hugely prestigious achievement.


Parking available next to New Brighton Pier playground, Countdown and on-street parking.

Public Transport

From Central Station catch the Yellow Line to New Brighton. The buses depart every 15 minutes.

Event Details

Sat 10 - 10 Feb 2018
10:30AM - 11:00PM
New Brighton Beach