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Major sporting events

Medway has developed a reputation as a high-quality venue for international sporting events.

Download a copy of Medway's Major Sports Event brochure (pdf 3,647 KB) for full details of the facilities, commitment and expertise we can offer. Plus see our majors sports events roll of honour.

To discuss staging a major sports event in Medway contact Lindsey Horton on 01634 338255 or email medwaysport@medway.gov.uk.

Forthcoming events for 2017 at Medway Park

Wheelchair Rugby League Premier League Grand Final

Saturday, 16 September, Medway Park 7pm

The official home of England Wheelchair Rugby League hosts the climax of the national domestic league, when the top two teams from the season battle it out in a winner-takes-all clash.England Logo

Just to add in some extra action, you will also get to see Medway Dragons, Gravesend Dynamite, The Argonauts and Hereford compete in a round robin competition, all hoping to claim victory and lift the Kent Cup.

Match times

  • 13.45pm The Argonauts v Hereford
  • 14.20pm Gravesend Dynamite v Medway DragonsWheelchair RL Grand Final Halifax v Leeds 2016
  • 14.55pm The Argonauts v Medway Dragons
  • 15.30pm Hereford v Gravesend Dynamite
  • 16.05pm Medway Dragons v Hereford
  • 16.40pm The Argonauts v Gravesend Dynamite
  • 17.15pm Kent Cup Final
  • 7pm Wheelchair Rugby League Premier Grand Final

Tickets priced £5 adults, £2 children or £12 for a family. For tickets click here or contact us on 01634 336655.

Recent EventsKent International Judo

Kent International Judo

June 2017, Medway Park

Judoka from across the UK and Europe competed over two days at Medway Park. Spectator admission £6 on the door.


Battle of Medway Sports Festival Battle of Medway logo

June 2017, Medway Park

Medway Sport joined the 350th anniversary celebrations of the Battle of Medway.

We were proud to host a British Army v Dutch Navy football match, and London GD Handball Club v HV KRAS/Voldendam international men’s handball friendly.

Pickleball UK Open Championships UK Pickleball Open action

May 2017, Medway Park

More than 200 pickleball players from around the world compete in this tournament, coming to the UK for the first time. See this emerging racquet sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis played by the experts. Free spectator admission.

Cadet and Junior National Table TenniCadet and Junior National Table Tennis Championships

May 2017, Medway Park

The English Cadet & Junior National Championships is Table Tennis England flagship event for this age group. Held each year, the championships play host to the most talented young table tennis players in the country.   

Free spectator admission.

British University Handball ChampionshipsBritish University Handball Championships

Medway Park, March 2017

More than 700 students from universities across the United Kingdom battled it out for national handball glory on the courts of Medway Park.  

The event features 69 student teams from as far afield as Scotland competing in the national finals - the biggest event in the competition's history.



View our events Roll of Honour