Sports & Outdoors

Palmerston North City and Feilding has a year-round calendar of action, from world-class cycling events to competitive sports, equestrian and endurance challenges. Whether you're competing or on the sidelines cheering, thrills and spills are the name of the game, so get amongst the action today.

Test Day
Friday 7 August - Friday 18 December
Manfeild test days are for competition cars and motorcycles. Gates open at 8am – entrance via Rata Street. Cost is $100 (per vehicle) for full day, Half day (1pm to 4pm) is $70 and you can pay on the day. ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
TrackDay Xperience Driver Training
Saturday 8 August
Driver training, circuit skills, braking zones, entry and exit apex identification, throttle control. Register via the website at www.trackdays.co.nz For more information please contact Russell Lewis on 021 1697910 or ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Manawatu Saddle Up Rally
Saturday 8 August
Come along and enjoy an informal rally where you can utilise Manfeild’s amazing arena.    Work on your arena craft or showjumping in preparation for the next dressage and  ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Freediving Competition
Saturday 8 August - Sunday 9 August
Competitors include Freedivers from all around NZ with a wide range of experience levels including complete beginners to world champs. Spectators welcome. Saturday morning's session will be held at the Lido Aquatic ...
Venue:
Freyberg Community Pool, Palmerston North
Manawatu Saddle Up Club Rally
Saturday 8 August - Thursday 10 December
Rallies are held at Manfeild on the outdoor arena. These are unstructured ridden gatherings where members come and school on the arena. Its a great time to meet other members, bring out new/young horses, ride-around ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Half Marathon
Sunday 9 August
Entries are now open for the upcoming Half Marathon. Exciting additions this year - we are timing the 5km and 10km events so you will get to know where you placed and print off a certificate with your exact time. We ...
Venue:
Massey University - Turitea Campus, Palmerston North
The Surgery Sprint.
Sunday 9 August
The Surgery Sprints restoration Wellington Hutt The Surgery Sprint Series has been a feature of the local club racing calendar for 20+ years now and for the last twelve years has been generously sponsored by The ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
18 Hole Backwards Tournament
Sunday 16 August
Fun Day - The Palmerston North Golf Club gets a redesign for the day. Teams of 4 in Ambrose format play 18 holes on a Par 66 course with all holes played differently to the standard layout - predominantly backwards. ...
Venue:
Palmerston North Golf Club, Palmerston North
Arapuke Working Bee
Sunday 16 August
Arapuke Working Bees 10th May 14th June 12th July 16th August With the loggers moving out it will be time to get our teeth stuck into the Arapuke trails. There will be a mix of working on the old trails and ...
Venue:
Arapuke MTB Park, Palmerston North
Victoria Motorcycle Club 2015 Race Series
Sunday 16 August - Saturday 19 September
Motorcycle race series. Classes running will be as follows: Senior Trophy 590 - 1300 4 - 8cyl (2000 onwards) 600 - 1300 (If built Prior to 2000) 600 - 1300 Triples Single / twin 2 valve 751 + Single / twin 4 ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
IA & P Showjumping
Saturday 22 August - Sunday 23 August
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Manawatu Toolshed Track Day Series
Saturday 22 August - Saturday 19 December
This year the sprint series will be 5 rounds spread across the year with all rounds counting towards the series titles. The two Back-Track Autocross/Motorkhana rounds will be a mini-series on their own. Runs on the ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Red Nose Family Fun Day
Sunday 23 August
This is a fundraiser to raise much needed money to help support Cure Kids achieve their mission of improving the health of children through research and it's outcomes. I hope, along with the wonderful support from the ...
Venue:
Ashhurst Domain, Ashhurst
Pahiatua Golf Club - Ladies American Foursomes
Thursday 27 August
Entry fee is $20.00 per player which includes morning tea and lunch. Handicaps 0-40.4. Nett Competition. Entries to pahiatualadies@gmail.com Please include name and club ID.
Venue:
Pahiatua Golf Club, Mangatainoka
Taranaki Car Club Track Day
Saturday 29 August
A car club track day featuring, clubsport, duel car and multi car sprints, and drift practice. For more information please contact GArnett Henderson on 021 543 869 or email president@taranakicarclub.org.nz
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Wellington Car Club Driver Training and Single Car Sprint
Sunday 30 August
Driver training and single car sprint on the 1.5km circuit. For more information please call John Lucas on 0274 411243 or email jlucas@xtra.co.nz
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Tour de Lazy
Sunday 30 August - Sunday 29 November
Cycle Aware Manawatu and Student City Palmerston North present Tour de Lazy. The last Sunday every month at 1pm is a fair weather ride for lazy bike riders. On seperated paths so you will feel safe. Bring a picnic ...
Venue:
Paneiri Park, Palmerston North
Zone 3 A & AA Secondary Schools Premierships
Wednesday 2 September - Saturday 5 September
The 2015 Zone 3 A & AA Secondary Schools Premierships will showcase the best Basketball players from Secondary Schools at the lower half of the North Island. This tournament will serve as the qualifier for the Secondary...
Venue:
Arena Manawatu, Palmerston North
Manawatu Car Club Test Day and Drift Practice
Saturday 5 September
For more information please contact Jeff Braid at the Manawatu Car Club on 0274 773337
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
2015 Boots n All Mini Rugby World Cup Tournament
Saturday 5 September
Come along and watch Saturday morning junior rugby teams represent a Rugby World Cup country and play off for mini cup trophies. See the Turboman and the Ruggas and meet ex All Black Glen Osborne as he joins in the days...
Venue:
Victoria Park, Feilding