Named after global women’s rugby icon Dr Farah Palmer, the Farah Palmer Cup, presented by Bunnings Warehouse, is the national provincial women’s rugby competition in New Zealand. The Farah Palmer Cup is named in recognition of one of the most iconic figures in women’s rugby.
Farah Palmer is a global women’s rugby icon, having played 35 Test matches for the Black Ferns and represented Otago, Waikato and Manawatu at provincial level. In 2014, Palmer was inducted to the World Rugby Hall of Fame.
Come on down and see the Manawatu Cyclones take on Counties Manakau in the next game of the Farah Palmer Cup.