New Zealand Rural Games - Latest News [Page 1]

Rural Games Weekend Will Be Back For 2023

Monday, 24 January 2022, 6:10 pm | New Zealand Rural Games

The Ford Ranger New Zealand Rural Games scheduled to be held in The Square, Palmerston North in March is the latest national event to fall victim to the predicted spread of the coronavirus. New Zealand’s largest rural sporting event was on track to ... More >>

Highlander Championship To Honour A Hero Of Rural Sports

Wednesday, 4 August 2021, 10:24 am | New Zealand Rural Games

Following a gruelling challenge of caber tossing, rock lifting, ute pushing and more strength-based sports, the Southern Hemisphere Highlander Champion is chosen. Now, the event is to be named after a late hero of heritage sports and one of New ... More >>

Ford Ranger New Zealand Rural Games Now Over Three Days In Palmerston North

Monday, 8 March 2021, 9:14 am | New Zealand Rural Games

Te Marae o Hine Palmerston North’s Square will ring to the sound of chainsaws and wood chopping, alongside many other farm animal noises, from sheep and horses to miniature ponies and working sheepdogs, for three days from Friday. The Ford Ranger ... More >>