Press Release – Rugby League World Cup
Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) is pleased to announce Independent Liquor as an Official Partner of the tournament in New Zealand.RLWC2017 Announce Independent Liquor as Tournament Partner in New Zealand
Rugby League World Cup 2017 (RLWC2017) is pleased to announce Independent Liquor as an Official Partner of the tournament in New Zealand.
As an Official Partner, Independent Liquor using the “Woodstock Bourbon and Cola” brand will receive pourage rights for the spirits category at all RLWC2017 fixtures played in New Zealand. Woodstock will also activate “Woody’s Words of Wisdom” at key games featuring the Kiwis, where spectators are invited to write their message of the support and hold it high for the chance to win prizes.
Rohan Sawyer, RLWC2017 General Manager Commercial and Marketing said: “We are delighted to welcome on board Woodstock as a Partner of this year’s tournament, a brand that is synonymous with Rugby League in New Zealand.
“This year’s Rugby League World Cup will be the best ever and that extends to the fan experience in the stands on match day, so it’s great to welcome back a crowd favourite in ‘Woody’s Words of Wisdom.”
Laura Youngman, Independent Liquor Category Manager for Ready to Drink and Spirits said: “Our partnership with the Rugby League World Cup 2017 cements Woodstock’s support of Rugby League in New Zealand at all levels of the game.
“From grassroots with our ‘League Club Fix Up’, sponsorship of the New Zealand Vodafone Warriors, and now our association with the Rugby League World Cup, Woodstock is proud of its long-standing commitment to Rugby League and can’t wait to be part of the sport’s premier event.”
Rugby League World Cup 2017 games in New Zealand:
Saturday 28 October – New Zealand vs Samoa, Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland
Saturday 4 November – New Zealand vs Scotland, Christchurch Stadium
Saturday 4 November – Samoa vs Tonga, Waikato Stadium, Hamilton
Saturday 11 November – New Zealand vs Tonga, Waikato Stadium, Hamilton
Saturday 18 November – Quarter Final, Christchurch Stadium
Sunday 19 November – Quarter Final, Wellington Regional Stadium
Saturday 25 November – Semi Final #2, Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland
RLWC2017 tickets start at $10 for kids/concessions, $20 for adults and $45 for a family of four.
Tournament information and tickets from www.rlwc2017.com