The National Masters Tournament will be held in Tauranga for the first time since 2005. The tournament will be held from Sunday 20 February and will run through until Saturday 26 February. In 2021 ninety-two teams registered to play in age groups from 35 - 65 plus. This is the biggest domestic hockey tournament on Hockey NZ's calendar each year.
The venues will be Tauranga Hockey Centre, Kawaka Street, Mt Maunganui, with its three turfs and also the Gemming Turf at Tauranga Boys’ College.
Tauranga Hockey is setting up a Village Green at the hockey centre with food trucks and a bar for teams to socialise and enjoy watching other games.