Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 


ISF Men’s World Softball Championships 2013 in Auckland

ISF Men’s World Softball Championships 2013

1 October 2012 at 9:00 am marks the public launch of ticket sales for the ISF Men’s World Softball Championship.

The ISF Men’s World Softball Championships 2013 takes place at Rosedale Park on Auckland’s North Shore between 1-10 March 2013.

Sixteen international teams will go head to head to secure the world title. The Black Sox’s will be aiming to secure a 5th world title.

60% of tickets were snapped up in a pre-registration offer to Softball NZ members and clubs.

Legendary Black Sox player and Event Ambassador Mark Sorenson believes this event, in front of a home crowd might just make the difference to win back a 5th World title crown against the current world champions Australia.“

“Come support our Black Sox make history here in Auckland”, says Sorenson.

Tickets for Season Passes, all 10 days of the event, including the quarters, semis and finals are on sale and available online at www.softball2013.com

To date 11 of the 16 teams have qualified including New Zealand, Australia, Samoa, Great Britain, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Venezuela, USA, Canada, Mexico and Argentina.

1 October 2012, also marks the launch of the volunteer programme. This is a great opportunity for to get involved and be part of this exciting event. To join the World Softball Championships ‘SAS Crew’ register at www.softball2013.com

Tickets are available for online now and can be printed at home. For more information on tickets this exciting event next year visit www.softball2013.com/site/webpages/general/tickets

The ISF Softball World Championships 2013 is sponsored by Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development Ltd (ATEED), New Zealand Major Events and Sport New Zealand.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 
Werewolf: Katniss Joins The News Team

From the outset, the Hunger Games series has dwelt obsessively on the ways that media images infiltrate our public and personal lives... From that grim starting point, Mockingjay Part One takes the process a few stages further. There is very little of the film that does not involve the characters (a) being on screens (b) making propaganda footage to be screened and (c) reacting to what other characters have been doing on screens. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Review Of Books: Ko Witi Te Kaituhituhi

Witi Ihimaera, the distinguished Māori author and the first Māori to publish a book of short stories and a novel, has adopted a new genre with his latest book. But despite its subtitle, this book is a great deal more than a memoir of childhood. More>>

Werewolf: Rescuing Paul Robeson

Would it be any harder these days, for the US government to destroy the career of a famous American entertainer and disappear them from history – purely because of their political beliefs? You would hope so. In 1940, Paul Robeson – a gifted black athlete, singer, film star, Shakespearean actor and orator – was one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. More>>

ALSO:

"Not A Competition... A Quest": Chapman Tripp Theatre Award Winners

Big winners on the night were Equivocation (Promising Newcomer, Best Costume, Best Director and Production of the Year), Kiss the Fish (Best Music Composition, Outstanding New NZ Play and Best Supporting Actress), and Watch (Best Set, Best Sound Design and Outstanding Performance). More>>

ALSO:

Film Awards: The Dark Horse Scores Big

An inspirational film based on real life Gisborne speed-chess coach An inspirational film based on real life Gisborne speed-chess coach Genesis Potini, made all the right moves to take out top honours along with five other awards at the Rialto Channel New Zealand Film Awards - nicknamed The Moas. More>>

ALSO:

Theatre: Ralph McCubbin Howell Wins 2014 Bruce Mason Award

The Bruce Mason Playwriting Award was presented to Ralph McCubbin Howell at the Playmarket Accolades in Wellington on 23 November 2014. More>>

ALSO:

One Good Tern: Fairy Tern Crowned NZ Seabird Of The Year

The fairy tern and the Fiji petrel traded the lead in the poll several times. But a late surge saw it come out on top with 1882 votes. The Fiji petrel won 1801 votes, and 563 people voted for the little blue penguin. More>>

Music Awards: Lorde Reigns Supreme

Following a hugely successful year locally and internationally, Lorde has done it again taking out no less than six Tuis at the 49th annual Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
Culture
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news