Get active! Find sports-related resources at your library.

Whether it's a biography of your favourite athlete, books about fitness, or something to help you learn more about your favourite sport, we've got you covered.



Cycling in Christchurch

Resources and information on cycling in Christchurch. Aotearoa Bike Challenge 2021 runs from 1 to 28 February.

CINCH: Sports and recreation

Our Community directory CINCH links to local sports courses and organisations.


Fishing resources at the library and links to fishing regulations, places to fish and further information.

Sports in the catalogue

More sports in the catalogue

more sports titles in the catalogue

Sporting lists

Wild: Climbing, Mountaineering and Travel Literature

Some of Jesse's favourite books to do with rock climbing, mountaineering, travel literature and self-help escapist non-fiction.

Biography - Sports

Stories of sporting legends and endurance champs that are awe-inspiring. Learn what motivates them to push their bodies to the limit.

Non-fiction - Going for Gold

Books packed with stories of sporting legends and their insights into some of the most hard won victories of all time.

Non-fiction - Endurance

What makes people run, get on a bike or dive into the deep blue and put their bodies through days, weeks and months of agony?
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