The Powerex tournament for the Hilton Petone Cup will start on the weekend of 12/13 February depending upon the number of entries with the Finals on the weekend of 19/20 March (earlier start due to CL, CP and Cap 1 all starting 26 March)

Most games will be played on Sundays but we will again be playing some Saturday games as this suits some clubs better.

Two artificial pitches will be used – Memorial Park and Maidstone Park, and two grass pitches at Petone as required.

  • To allow for more pre-season flexibility the group games will be three x 30 minute thirds, and 7 rolling subs can be used, plus re-grading changes
  • The knockout rounds will revert to normal two x 45 minute halves and no rolling subs as we get closer to season start, but this will be determined later
  • The final format for each Division will be decided once we have all the entries, but all teams will have at least 4 games and some 5 games.

The entry fee is $500 per team GST inclusive. For this you get organized games and match officials with three point control for Division One.

Attached below is an entry form and quote for the 2022 Powerex Tournament for the Hilton Petone Cup. We are continuing with the changes we made to the format in 2020 around flexibility:

On the entry form please state the number of teams and the division that you wish to enter. Division One entries will be limited.

To enable early communication around the final format it would also be helpful to advise by email asap your club’s intention to enter as soon as possible please. Any feedback on the format is also welcome.

Entry form to be completed and scanned and emailed back to Barry Pickering – secretary@petonefootball.org.nz and Direct Credit the amount to our bank account.

Entries close Friday 21 January 2022.