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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ACT VETS Rugby: a bunch of blokes having fun and making a big difference

Originally appeared on the Riot Act. If you think you’re too old to jump in and play a fun game of weekend rugby, think again. The ACT Veterans Rugby Club is now in its 22nd season, with rugby players from Canberra and surrounding districts coming together every few weeks for a fun game, and a…

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Six Nelson hockey masters players bring home trans-Tasman gold medals

Originally posted on Stuff.co.nz Six of Nelson’s 13 representatives have returned from the recent trans-Tasman masters hockey test series in Whangarei with gold medals. The week-long biennial series involved New Zealand’s and Australia’s top men’s and women’s masters players in the 35s, 40s, 45s, 50s, 55s and 60s age groups Along with individual team points for each…

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Crocker remains a Matabele at heart

Originally posted on The Standard US-based former Zimbabwe cricket team all-rounder, Gary Crocker’s Facebook bio intro reads, “Born in the City of Kings – Bulawayo, a Matabele at heart, now living in the city of Angels – Los Angeles.” This is the same man who drove 440km through the night with wife and kid, after…

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2019 Rugby World Cup Groups announced!

The 2019 Rugby World Cup groups have been announced and we are excited!           Pool A – Ireland, Scotland, Japan and probably Romania. There will be some fantastic matches in that group! Pool B – Italy have got a hell of a challenge up against the All Blacks and Springboks. Pool…

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