Sports & Outdoors

Palmerston North City and Manawatu 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.

RICOH Feilding Gold Cup Day
Saturday 1 November
Enjoy the excitement and glamour of the racing action from the best seats in the house with fantastic hospitality and party on after wards with live music.
Venue:
Awapuni Racecourse, Palmerston North
Classic Motorcycle Spring Classic
Saturday 1 November - Sunday 2 November
Classes are as follows, but not necessarily in this order: 1.351-500 Clubmans, Factory, Modified & Post Classic 2.Vintage / Pre War / 250 Clubmans, Modified & Post Classic / Juniors 3.501-Open Modified & Open Post ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
American Quarter Horse Training Weekend
Saturday 1 November - Sunday 2 November
Training weekend run by the American Quarter Horse Association. For more information on this event please contact the event organiser Gordon Johnson on 06 328 8890.
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
All Blacks V's USA Champagne Breakfast
Sunday 2 November
Champagne Breakfast Bookings: In order to placate the Chef on the day, we would appreciate confirmation from those of you who will be attending this inaugural match function at the Empire Hotel. Pre-payment is ...
Venue:
Empire Hotel, Palmerston North
Tour De Manawatu
Sunday 2 November
Tour de Manawatu Charity cycle Challenge (2nd November 2014) or First Sunday of November. Ride options & prices for the 2014 Cycle Ride $10 Discount when you enter before the 23rd October 2014. 116k Ride $70 18...
Venue:
Palmerston North City i-SITE, Palmerston North
Tour de Manawatu
Sunday 2 November
2014 - Charity Cycle Challenge Rides Higgins - 116km Pedal Pushers - 80km Manawatu Toyota - 45km Vautier Pharmacy - 20km Course maps and descriptions can be downloaded from the website All 45km, 80km and 116km ...
Venue:
The Square, Palmerston North
One Girl, One Dream: Laura Dekker
Monday 3 November
Join us for an evening with Laura Dekker and hear the incredible story of the youngest ever solo circumnavigation of the world. Aged just 14, New Zealand born Laura Dekker defied the authorities and braved the open ...
Venue:
Palmerston North Central Library, Palmerston North
Aikido Beginners Classes (Age 13 up)
Monday 3 November - Monday 24 November
Aikido is a Japanese defensive martial art that is suitable for women and men of all ages. It is low impact and is not dependent on strength, but timing, positioning and skill. Great for self-defense, fitness, and ...
Venue:
International Pacific College, Palmerston North
Monrad Senior & Junior Badminton Club
Monday 3 November - Monday 15 December
Monrad Badminton Club plays every Monday night in St.Peters College, Palmerston North. Our Junior Club is from 6pm-7pm and our Senior Club is from 7pm-9.30pm. We have many members and are happy for new players to come ...
Venue:
St Peter's College, Palmerston North
Ridge Runners Sled Dog Racing Club, Bikejor and Canicross
Wednesday 5 November - Wednesday 3 December
Ridge Runners Sled Dog Racing Club is a sled dog club based in the North Island of New Zealand. Our members are mostly from the lower North Island and we welcome anyone who is interested in the sport to join us. We are ...
Venue:
opposite of Riverdale Kindergarten at the sto, Manawatu / Whanganui
Mountain Bike Development Nights
Thursday 6 November - Thursday 11 December
Rider Development The current club committee has committed to developing club riders who wish to improve their riding and/or racing skills. We run a Skills Development night (open to anyone) every Thursday night ...
Venue:
Fitzherbert Bridge, Palmerston North
Rainbow Badminton Club
Thursday 6 November - Thursday 11 December
Rainbow Badminton Club has been offering badminton in Palmerston North for decades. This is a fun, family orientated club that is open to new members all year round. We have rackets, shuttles and 9 courts on which to ...
Venue:
Arena Manawatu, Palmerston North
Test Day
Friday 7 November - Friday 18 December 2015
Manfeild test days are for competition cars and motorcycles. Gates open at 8am – entrance via Rata Street. Cost is $100 (per vehicle) which can be paid when signing in. For more information check out our website.
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
60th Feilding Marathon and 18th Roy Lamberton Memorial Half
Saturday 8 November
Roy Lamberton left an indelible mark on the running scene in the Manawatu, organising the first Feilding Marathon in 1955. This year is the 60th anniversary, making it one of longest held marathons in the world. (ranked ...
Venue:
Feilding Football Clubrooms, Feilding
60th Feilding Marathon
Saturday 8 November
Festival of Runs Marathon run/walk, Marathon 2 & 4 person teams, Half Marathon run/walk, 10km and 5km run/walk Help us celebrate 60 years of Marathons in real style. The Course: view map and profiles here at ...
Venue:
Timona Park, Feilding
CCDA Carriage Driving Event
Saturday 8 November
Venue:
Timona Park, Feilding
Manawatu Car Club Summer Shakedown
Saturday 8 November - Sunday 9 November
Two-day National Race Meeting with five top IRC race classes, an Allcomers Club Class, NZ Superkarts and on Saturday Drift Practice Sessions. For more information please contact event organiser Jeff Braid on 027 477 ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Police Blue Light Trolley Derby
Sunday 9 November
Police Blue Light Annual Trolley Derby event. Fun filled downhill races riding carts and non-motorised trolleys. $10.00 per trolley (includes 1 driver $5.00 per extra driver). Contact Laurie Howell 027 5999 704 or Vil...
Venue:
Cashemere Drive, Palmerston North, Manawatu / Whanganui
Give Tennis a Go!
Sunday 9 November - Sunday 7 December
Find out more about joining our club! The coaching team and club committee are on hand to talk to you about coaching, Interclub, Business House, mid week Social Doubles and Tennis NZ Hot Shots. You can watch or ...
Venue:
Manawatu Lawn Tennis Club, Palmerston North
Hot Laps IN A V8 Supercar with Greg Murphy - 3km Circuit
Monday 10 November
New Zealand's Greg Murphy Hot Lap Experience offers personal or corporate attendees the rare opportunity to passenger with Greg Murphy in a full-blown Australian V8 Supercar around a racetrack, at very high speed. We ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding