Sport Manawatu aims to help teachers and families inspire children to enjoy sports and become life-long active participants.


SportStart is a resource and professional development package for schools and sports clubs that aims to improve young people’s physical literacy.


As a non-profit organisation, Sport Manawatu is committed to managing the Sports Assistance Fund and the KiwiSport Fund in order to grow sport in our regions.

Sport Results

Take a look at the latest sports results from a range of inter school events held throughout the year. Well done to everyone who gave it a go.

Touch Modules

As Manawatu’s passion for touch continues to grow, so has the number of touch modules in the region increased.

Sport and Disability Opportunites

Sport Manawatu partners with Cycling New Zealand to deliver Cycle Skills sessions in Palmerston North schools and workplaces.

Secondary School Principal Group

The SSPG’s purpose is to oversee secondary school sport and to support the Secondary School Sport Advisor.