Audi quattro Winter Games
Positioned as one of the top five winter sports events in the world, the Audi quattro Winter Games New Zealand feature the world’s elite snow sports athletes.
In 2013 Audi New Zealand entered a successful partnership with the Games held biennially in Queenstown, Lake Wanaka and Naseby creating “The Audi quattro Winter Games NZ”. The Federation International de Ski (FIS) hailed the 2013 Games as hosting the best World Cups on the international snow sports circuit.
They achieved record attendance, a global audience of 518 million and were recognised as the leading sporting event of the year, winning the Event Excellence category in Sport NZ’s Sport and Recreation Awards.
Winter Games NZ 2015 take place from 21-30 August and feature alpine skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding, freeskiing and curling at Coronet Peak, Snow Farm NZ, - Cardrona Alpine Resort and Naseby. With the best of the world’s elite snow sports athletes competing to qualify for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Korea, New Zealand provides an ideal location for these athletes to train ahead of the Olympics. The Games also include a full “Downtown Sessions” festival programme featuring films, live music and entertainment in Queenstown and Lake Wanaka.