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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO – 2018 Golden Oldies World Hockey Festival

We have something very special for you today – the exclusive launch of our fantastic new video from the team at Mayhem UK! There are already 30 teams entered from around the world for your 19th #GoldenOldies World Hockey Festival. The festival is part of the incredible month-long Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies Sports Celebration being…

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Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies Sports Celebration 2018 – Launch

Last week we announced new ambassadors to the Golden Oldies Fraternity. Here is some footage from that evening with some amazing guest speakers.

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“This is a special event for everyone involved in Christchurch”

Newstalk ZB’s Matt Richens and Leighton Burtt had a chat with our resident Welshman, Paul Guest, on their Saturday afternoon #RedandBlack show. As you’ll hear from the interview, Matt and Leighton have a fantastic audience who are hugely excited by next year’s Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies World Sports Celebration. The 2018 Celebration will see all 10…

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Grafton Big River Bullrouts can’t wait for Christchurch!

By Paul Guest On Saturday, I caught up with one of our most popular Golden Oldies teams from New South Wales, the Grafton Big River Bullrouts. “The Bullrout story as I know it,” Team member Scoota recalls, “Is that we officially became the Grafton Big River Bullrouts in 1999. Prior to this we were known as…

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Bathurst Old Bulls and Golden Oldies feature in the news!

Long-standing Golden oldies side, the Bathurst Old Bulls, were featured in the news recently prior to their upcoming game against the Orange Emulators this Sunday. Take a look at the full feature below that originally appeared on the Western Advocate. OLD enemies Bathurst and Orange will clash at an over 35s rugby open day at…

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“The Biggest sporting event in Christchurch History”

Newstalk ZB’s Lesley Murdoch had a chat with our very own Peter McDermott early this week on her Sports Story section of the show. Lesley has a terrific audience who are hugely excited by next year’s Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies World Sports Celebration. The 2018 Celebration will be the biggest sports event to be held in…

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Barry Richards and Mike Procter new ambassadors for Christchurch Golden Oldies Festival

Origiannly posted on Stuff.co.nz Two South African cricket legends are set to join Canterbury sporting heroes as ambassadors for the largest ever sporting event to be held in Christchurch. Cricketers Barry Richards and Mike Procter, along with Christchurch bowls maestro Gary Lawson, were announced as the latest ambassadors for the Christchurch Casino Golden Oldies Sports Celebration 2018. They join…

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Golden Oldies Golf Newsletter

View the Full Newsletter Did you miss this newsletter? Sign up here Our latest GO Golf newsletter has already gained a lot of interest. This newsletter features- Golf in Christchurch videos Information on the Four Course Challenge Why New Zealand as a destination Our Pre and Post Tours Hertz deals And more!

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Golden Oldies Basketball Newsletter

See the full newsletter here Our latest Basketball Newsletter is not one to miss! New to Golden Oldies? Want to know what it is all about? Read on! Featured sections include: General Information on the Golden Oldies World Basketball Festival Packages options Brendon Pongia – Ambassador Cowles Stadium Various touring options and much more

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The Times They Are A Changing

At a time when international cricket is preparing for another showpiece of its game with the Champions Trophy in England, an interesting battle of some significance is being fought out in Australia. Debate over a new Memorandum of Understanding between Cricket Australia and its players, represented by the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA), has seen industrial…

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