The second biennial Winter Games 2011 – an elite international winter sports competition.
About 1000 athletes from 50 countries.
August 12 to 28
Alpine skiing, crosscountry skiing, free skiing, snowboarding, winter triathlon, curling, ice hockey, figure skating, and short-track speed skating.
Queenstown, Wanaka, Dunedin, Naseby, and Methven. The on-snow competition will take place at Coronet Peak, Cardrona Alpine Resort, Snow Park NZ, Snow Farm and Mt Hutt with the ice sports taking place at Naseby and Dunedin.