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.

Ridge Runners Sled Dog Racing Club, Bikejor and Canicross
Wednesday 26 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
Rainbow Badminton Club
Thursday 27 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
Mountain Bike Development Nights
Thursday 27 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
New Zealand American Miniature Horse Club Show
Friday 28 November
Please contact event organiser Alyssa King, 0210655762 for more information on this show.
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Superstock Teams Race - Stratford Scrappers vs Mustangs
Saturday 29 November
This will be a tough teams race as these two teams flex their muscles in preparation for the ENZED Superstock Teams Championship on February 6 & 7. This is a unique motor race where it is legal to smash the opposition ...
Venue:
Robertson Holden International Speedway, Palmerston North
SEC Miniature Horse Club
Saturday 29 November - Sunday 30 November
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Manawatu Toolshed Road and Track Sprint Series
Saturday 29 November - Saturday 20 December
This year the series will be 5 rounds spread across the year with all rounds counting towards the series titles. Round 3 21 September, Round 4 22 November and Round 5 20 December. The runs will be be timed by AMB ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Road Marking Services Summer Race Series
Sunday 30 November - Sunday 12 April 2015
One Day Club Race Series promoted by the Manawatu Car Club. Entrants will compete in six classes: RS cup, SF Cup, IB Cup, GT Cup, Classics and European Cup. All classes will have one qualifying session and three ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Monrad Senior & Junior Badminton Club
Monday 1 December - 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
The Great KidsCan Santa Run/Walk
Thursday 4 December
The Great KidsCan Santa Run/walk is all set to go in 18 centres throughout New Zealand. A major fundraiser for KidsCan, the Santa Run concept is simple - a 2-3km fun run/walk in a Santa suit! Each adult receives a ...
Venue:
The Square, Palmerston North
IA & P Show - Equestrian Event
Friday 5 December - Saturday 6 December
Equestrian show featuring Flat, Harness, Show Hunter and Show Jumping Classes. Saturday night evening programme starting at 4.30pm features Pony Grand Prix (max height 1.35m), Young Rider (max height 1.45m) and the ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Team Relay Challenge
Sunday 7 December
Team Relay Challenge - Teams of three - This is a team relay event, where teams have three members, and each member completes an entire triathlon of run, bike and swim before handing over to the next person. Distance ...
Venue:
Linton Army Camp, Palmerston North
Give Tennis a Go!
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
Brent Boddy Prestige Summer Series Race 3
Sunday 7 December
Brent Boddy Prestige Summer Series Race #3 is on this weekend, so come on out and enjoy the summer season with a great trail! New time and new venue, but same fun and competition as previous years with awesome spot ...
Venue:
Ranfurly Mountain Bike Park, Feilding
Test Day
Friday 12 December - 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
Suzuki Series Round Two
Saturday 13 December - Sunday 14 December
Best and Biggest Motorcycle Racing the New Zealand. Saturday 13th December is a Practice Day, Sunday 14th December is race day. Run by the Cemetery Circuit, check out their website for additional information or ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
Awapuni Christmas at the Races
Saturday 13 December - Saturday 20 December
Want a seriously good Christmas party this festive season? Get your crew on-course for Christmas at the Races! There are a range of hospitality packages to suit any group’s size, style and budget. Book in, sit ...
Venue:
Awapuni Racecourse, Palmerston North
Palmerston North Caravan Club Open Day
Saturday 20 December
Palmerston North Caravan Club (est. 1976) Do you own a Motorhome, Caravan or Tent and want to use it more often? Palmerston North Club is holding and open day on the Railway land opposite Globe Theatre and invite ...
Venue:
Railway Land, Palmerston North
Riding Clubs North Island Team Events (N.I.T.E)
Saturday 3 January 2015 - Sunday 4 January 2015
Adult Riding Clubs affiliated to NZRC from around the North Island (plus an Invitation Team from the South Island) competing in 5 phases over two days in a fun and friendly atmosphere centred around team effort, ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding
MotoTT Track Day
Saturday 10 January 2015
Welcome to MotoTT Motorcycle Track Days MotoTT holds regular Motorcycle track days at Manfeild. These track days are designed to be a fun, non competitive environment for you to improve your bike handling and riding ...
Venue:
Manfeild, Feilding