There are a number of local club ribbon and medal days throughout the season that all registered athletes are warmly welcomed to attend. PTFC hosts our Ribbon Day on Waitangi Day each year and it is a fabulous day out, bringing in athletes from across the region.
Dates for the 2023/24 season are as follows:
Palmerston North Ribbon Day - Sat 18 Dec 2023 (Manawatu Community Athletics Track)
Lower Hutt Medal Day - Mon 22 Jan 2024 (Wgtn Anniversary Day, Hutt Recreation Centre)
Paraparaumu Ribbon Day - Wed 6 Feb 2024 (Waitangi Day)
PNAHC Ribbon Day and Arthur Eustace Meet
Register on the day from 9am, $5 entry fee. The event is held at the Manawatu Community Athletics Track, home of the Palmerston North Athletic and Harriers Club (PNAHC). The 1st three place-getters in every track and field heat receive a ribbon.
Lower Hutt Athletics Club Medal Day
Registrations are on the day from 9.00am with a start time of 10am. Cost for athlete entry is $10. 1st three place-getters in every track and field heat will receive a medal. Bring cash for the BBQ, food stalls and coffee cart. Held at the Hutt Recreation Centre in Lower Hutt.
Our Ribbon Day is held at Paraparaumu Domain on 6 February (Waitangi Day) each year. Register on the day, entry fee of $5 per athlete. Registrations open from 9am with events starting at 10am. A full track and field programme is run for ages 7-14 and 4x100m relays are run at the end of the day. Events are not timed nor distances recorded. The 1st three place-getters in every track and field heat receive a ribbon. We also offer fun races for the under 7's and the ever popular parents races.
Ribbon Day is proudly sponsored by Coastlands. It is a great day out and a fantastic fundraiser for our club. Bring $ for tuck shop, sausage sizzle and raffle tickets.
As always parent help is needed to make this event a success so please get involved.