About Auckland Sports

(Auckland, New Zealand)

The most popular sport in New Zealand is rugby. The local Super 12's rugby team is the Auckland Blues.

The Vodafone Warriors are the city's Rugby League team and games take place at the Mount Smart Stadium (formerly named the Ericsson Stadium) during the rugby season from April to September. Rugby Union is also played from April to September. The All Blacks are the national team and they play at several different venues in Auckland.

Other popular sports in Auckland include cricket and netball. There are six cricket grounds in this city, with the most prestigious of them being Eden Park, which has hosted international games since 1913. Horse racing events are also popular here, with the Alexandra Park Raceway holding night meetings on Friday and Saturday.

Leisure Centres and Stadiums / Arenas

Alexandra Park Raceway
Address: Corner of Greenlane West and Manukau Road, Greenlane, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 630 5660
Website: www.alexandrapark.co.nz/

Auckland Football Federation
Address: Mount Smart Stadium, 51 O'Rorke Road, Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 846 8155
Website: www.aucklandfootball.org.nz/

The Auckland Rowing Club
Address: Otahuhu, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 276 3691
Website: www.theaucklandrowingclub.org.nz/

Auckland Sailing Club
Address: 10 Tamaki Drive, Okahu Bay, Orakei, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 524 0650
Website: www.ascskiff.org.nz/

Auckland University Cricket Club
Address: Merton Road, Glen Innes, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 528 7931
Website: www.aucc.co.nz/

Birkenhead City Cricket Club
Address: 48 Mahara Avenue, Birkenhead, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 480 5920
Website: www.birkenheadcricket.co.nz/

Eden Park
Address: Reimers Avenue, Kingsland, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 815 5551
Website: www.edenpark.co.nz/

Gulfwind Sailing Academy and Charters
Address: Westhaven Drive Pier K16, St. Marys Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 521 1564
Website: www.gulfwind.co.nz/

Mount Smart Stadium
Address: Mount Smart Stadium, Beasley Avenue, Penrose, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 571 1603
Website: www.mtsmartstadium.com/

Penny Whiting Sailing School
Address: Marina E10, Westhaven Drive, St. Marys Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 376 1322
Website: www.pennywhiting.com/

Trusts Stadium Arena
Address: 65 67 Central Park Drive, Henderson, Auckland, New Zealand
Tel: +64 (0)9 970 5200
Website: www.thetrustsstadium.co.nz/

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