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The ANZAC Sports Challenge is a sports gala day in London to bring the two great nations of Australia and New Zealand together for a day of remembrance and respect for the ANZACs from 1915 and thereafter.

2008 will be the 4th annual Sports Challenge and the third for the prestigious ANZAC Challenge Shield that will be competed for between representative teams comprising of Australian and New Zealander's living in the UK. The ANZAC Challenge Shield will be awarded to the winning nation at the end of the days play.

There will be a host of sporting events including Rugby, Touch Rugby, Aussie Rules Football, Touch Aussie Rules Football, Netball, Rugby League and Soccer.

Entertainment throughout the day will consist of Australian and New Zealand performances, both cultural dance and pumping classic tunes.

Stalls will be selling a range of Australian and New Zealand merchandise and the food and beverage will be the best you have had since you left home.

The ANZAC Sports Challenge is the only place to be if you're not making the trek to Gallipoli.

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Venue Grasshoppers RFC
Location West London
Categories Antipodean Event
Price £40 VIP tickets
£10
Event Details What's On...

This year's ANZAC Sports Challenge will be returning to Grasshoppers RFC and will host a range of sporting events including Australian Rules, Rugby, Touch Rugby, Netball, Rugby League and Soccer.

There will also be great entertainment throughout the day which will consist of Australian and New Zealand performances, both cultural dance and pumping classis tunes!

Stalls will be selling a range of Australian and New Zealand merchandise and food and beverage on the day will include a brand new Bundaberg cocktail bar.

Don't miss out on what promises to be a day to remember!

On the field we have old rivals Australia and New Zealand battling out for the ANZAC Sports Challenge Shield. New Zealand had won the Anzac Sports Shield for the first 4 years, however Australia finally managed to take it in 2009. New Zealand will be out to make sure the Australian reign is a short one and will be determined to will it back in 2010!

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Venue Grasshoppers RFC
Location West London
Categories Antipodean Event
Price £10 Tickets bought online get a choice of free hangi or 3 drinks vouchers
£20 VIP Sale Price - gains you entry to the upstairs VIP bar and beer festival area area looking over the number 1 field, drinks, nibbles and general admission
Event Details What's On

The ANZAC Sports Challenge is a Sports Gala in London to bring the two great nations of Australia and New Zealand together for a day of remembrance and respect for the ANZACS from 1915 and thereafter.

Sports

There will be a host of sporting events including Rugby, Aussie Rules Touch Rugby, Netball, Rugby League, Cricket, and Soccer.

If you would like to play at the ANZAC Sports Challenge email [email protected] with your name, mobile, nationality and the highest level you have played

New Zealand and Australia Village

This year at the ANZAC Sports Challenge the New Zealand and Australia Village is divided into 2 sections

(1) Taste of Aussie and Kiwi goods from home

There will be a variety of stalls with a wide range of unique products on display from jewelry, fashion, crafts, and traditional wares, as well as all your favorite food from back home.

(2) VIP and Beer Festival

Special private indoor area looking over the main Rugby ground and the chance to sample some fine Australia and New Zealand products including one of the largest selection of Australia and New Zealand Beers in the UK.

There will be entertainment throughout the day including Beats of Polynesia and live bands and DJ pumping out some great classic Aussie and Kiwi tunes.

Don't miss out on what promises to be a day to remember!

Kick-Off: Saturday, 02 May 2009, 10:00am - 8:00pm

Tickets brought online get the choice of a Hangi or 3 beers

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Venue Twyford Park
Location Acton
Categories Antipodean Event
Price £10 Plus booking fee
Event Details

What's On

There will be a host of sporting events including Rugby , Touch Rugby, Aussie Rules Football, Touch Aussie Rules Football, Netball, Rugby League and Soccer.

Entertainment throughout the day will consist of Australian and New Zealand performances, both cultural dance and pumping classic tunes.

Stalls will be selling a range of Australian and New Zealand merchandise and the food and beverage will be the best you have had since you left home.


RUGBY - Aotearoa Challenge Shield ( London New Zealand vs Maori Wanderers)

London New Zealand Rugby Football Club (LNZRFC) is New Zealand 's very own rugby club in London and is the only New Zealand side playing in the English RFU Club Championship.

The annual Visa Logic ANZAC Rugby Challenge will see LNZRFC 1st XV battle against the invitation Maori Wanderers XV, for the Aotearoa Challenge Shield. This annual clash is now in its 24th year and will be played in the true spirit and style of New Zealand rugby and is guaranteed to be an entertaining game to watch.

The curtain raiser game will see the LNZRFC 2nd XV take on an Australia XV for the ANZAC Shield.


AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL - BARFL ANZAC CUP

Since 1990 the BARFL (British Australian Rules Football League) has been playing for the ANZAC cup. This annual event is a great way for the clubs to kick-start their season and a first chance to get silverware in the trophy cabinet.


NETBALL - ANZAC CUP

The 5th annual Netball ANZAC Cup will be played for on the day.

To qualify to play for the ANZAC Cup your team, made up of Kiwis or Australians, must play in the qualifying rounds in the morning

This is the opportunity to represent your country in both women’s and mixed competition. Enter as a New Zealand or Australian team, making sure your team name is indicative of where you’re from e.g., a New Zealand name could be Tauranga Old Girls or an Australian name could be The Bondi Beach Babes.

The criteria to enter as a New Zealand or Australian team is you must have a minimum of 4 players from either New Zealand or Australia in your team. Register your team now www.anzacsportschallenge.com/netball


TOUCH RUGBY ANZAC CUP - (Australia vs New Zealand)

This will be the 4th annual Touch Rugby ANZAC cup.

Mates off the field, enemies on it!! The great rivalry between Australia and New Zealand on the rugby field is legendary.

Skill levels will be of the highest quality as many of the players have represented either their state/province or country in other competitions.


RUGBY LEAGUE ANZAC CUP (Australia Select vs NZ Select)

This will be the 2nd annual Rugby League ANZAC cup.

Mates off the field, enemies on it!! The great rivalry between Australia and New Zealand on the rugby field is legendary, this Rugby League game will have all this and more as Australia will be trying to make up for a big loss to New Zealand last year


SOCCER ANZAC CUP (Australia Select vs NZ Select)

This will be the 2nd annual Soccer ANZAC cup.

Mates off the field, enemies on it!! The great rivalry between Australia and New Zealand on the sports field is legendary, this Soccer game will have all this and more as Australia will be trying to take revenge after New Zealand won it in extra time last year.

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ANZAC Sports Challenge

Date This event has already passed ( )
Venue Twyford Park
Location Acton
Categories Antipodean Event
Price Free
Event Details

2007 will be the 2nd annual Sports Challenge and the first for the prestigious ANZAC Challenge Shield that will be competed for between representative teams comprising of Australian and New Zealander's living in the UK. The ANZAC Challenge Shield will be awarded to the winning nation at the end of the days play.

There will be a host of sporting events including Rugby, Touch Rugby, Aussie Rules Football, Touch Aussie Rules Football, Netball, Rugby League and Soccer.

Entertainment throughout the day will consist of Australian and New Zealand performances, both cultural dance and pumping classic tunes.

Stalls will be selling a range of Australian and New Zealand merchandise and the food and beverage will be the best you have had since you left home.

The ANZAC Sports Challenge is the only place to be if you're not making the trek to Gallipoli.

For more info and to book see www.anzacsportschallenge.com




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