Te Waka Huia have taken out the coveted overall winners of Te Matatini for 2013. It is Te Waka Huia fifth title win which equals Waihirere who were the first winners in 1972.
3rd place was jointly shared between Tū Te Manawa Maurea, Te Iti Kahurangi and Whāngārā Mai Tawhiti.
2nd place were Te Whānau a Apanui.
Final Overall Placings Te Matatini 2013
1. Te Waka Huia
2. Te Whānau a Apanui
3. equal. Tū Te Manawa Maurea, Te Iti Kahurangi and Whāngārā Mai Tawhiti
The 9 Finalists today out of 41 teams were
Sunday 24 February 2013 – Te Matatini 2013 Finalists
Te Waka Huia
Te Mātārae i Ōrehu
Tū Te Manawa Maurea
Te Whānau a Apanui
Ōpōtiki Mai Tawhiti
Te Pou O Mangataawhiri
Whāngārā Mai Tawhiti
Te Iti Kahurangi