Under 16 Tupuranga Championship

Using netball as the waka to grow together

We are pleased to announce the first annual Tupuranga U16 Championship, that Mid Canterbury and Christchurch Netball Centre are co-hosting, Saturday 4th June – Monday 6th June 2022, at the EA Network Centre in Ashburton.

The Championship features an A grade, B grade, and a mixed grade, and is focussed on using Netball as the Waka to grow and develop together.

Registrations are now closed.

Information included right:

  • 2022 Tupuranga Championship Handbook – contains key dates, registration details, and rules and regulations for the Championship.
  • A funding support letter for any Centre applying for funding to attend this Championship.
  • Flyer advertising meal options for dinners for travelling teams
  • Player registration form that needs to be completed and returned by 27 May 2021.

Please note, that due to the current challenging and changing environment we are facing in relation to Covid, we will update all registered teams ASAP should there be any changes that we need to make to ensure that all Health Orders, NNZ and venue Covid protocols are adhered to for the tournament.  This will also be in relation to whether spectators will be permitted or not.

Key dates:

Registrations are now closed - 6 May.
Team player lists are now open - closing 27 May.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Kelly Bodger on 021 379 499 or email or Erin Tasker, Centre Manager, Mid Canterbury Netball Centre on 027 308 4688 or email.