Students at Avonside have a wealth of opportunities to become involved in sport. Many recreational activities are available as well as the regular interschool competitions. At the competitive level we have individuals and teams achieving considerable success.

The following sporting activities are currently offered at school:

  • Aerobics
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Canoe Polo
  • Cross Country
  • Cricket
  • Dragonboating
  • Equestrian competition
  • Fencing
  • Fitness Room
  • Football
  • Futsal
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Ice Hockey
  • Indoor Netball
  • Multi Sport
  • Netball
  • Rowing
  • Road Racing
  • Rugby
  • Skiing
  • Softball
  • Sport Climbing
  • Squash
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis
  • Touch Rugby
  • Trampolining
  • Triathlon
  • Volleyball
  • Waterpolo


Find the following booklets to help you learn more about the sports we offer:


Sports 2019 Booklet

Summer Sports Booklet

Winter Sports Booklet


This weeks sports draw

Contact the Sports Administrator: Mrs Susie Paton



P1030513Avonside GHS Coxed Four pulls into the lead at the South Island Secondary Schools Championship.


Dragon Boating

Avonside Girls' High School dragon boating team won all the girls' dragon boating awards at the South Island championships and took the national title at the end of March 2014. They have had several succesful years.