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

 

Get Ready to Rumble in the Rubble

Get Ready to Rumble in the Rubble

Friday 17th April, Christchurch

Rumble in the Rubble is a Christchurch open-air boxing event where contenders from 16 companies that contribute to the Christchurch rebuild get into the ring to raise awareness for the rebuild effort, and money for a Charitable Foundation.

With contenders straight off the construction site, these guys (and girls!) will be trading hammers for gloves on a night of action packed entertainment that brings the rebuild community together. With a street level atmosphere, Rumble in the Rubble is an event you don’t want to miss!


In 2015, Rumble in the Rubble is raising money in support of the For Everyone Charitable Foundation (FECF), which gives out grants to community groups, schools and people around New Zealand who need help with small projects that would otherwise be difficult to find funding for. Whether it’s new life jackets, horses for disabled riders, funding to fix up community spaces, or a new playground – FECF makes a difference at a grass roots level.


Alex Pledger, a basketball player from The Skycity NZ Breakers, is a FECF ambassador and is flying down to Christchurch to support this event and cheer the contenders on!

“I’m so excited to get involved with the Christchurch rebuild community, and thrilled they’ve chosen FECF as their recipient charity this year,” says Pledger.

“It’s going to be an awesome night – I strongly encourage Cantabrians to come along, enjoy the fun, and be helping out a great cause.”


The contenders in 2015 are:

- Chloe Rapson from Right Hire NZ vs Fiona Walshe from Interior Plastering Services
-
- Jonny Dixon from Construction LTD vs Kenny Brown from Fulton Hogan Civil South
-
- Damon Stewart from South Island Electrical and Telfers Christchurch vs Jethro Tuuta from Jones & Wyatt Construction
-
- Sam Inglis from R Redpath Ltd vs Patrick Moloney
-
- Kevin Maguire against Shane Hogan from Laser Electrical Riccarton
-
- Heath McKay from Whyte Construction vs Karl McDowell
-
- Kent Milburn from Mike Greer Homes vs Scott McCashin from McCashins Brewery
-
- Chris Barry from Dyer Decorating vs Jake Gard from Mane Contracting
-
- Fraser Hepburn from Baretta vs Joseph Smith from IPave
-
Tickets are available from www.rumbleintherubble.co.nz. They are sold by the table, so get your family, friends or work mates together and come along!


ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

Tui Time: Nominations Open For The 55th New Zealand Music Awards

Ceremony confirmed for November, new Tui announced Recorded Music New Zealand announce nominations are now open for the 55th annual New Zealand Music Awards | Ngā Tohu Puoro o Aotearoa. Damian Vaughan, Recorded Music New Zealand CEO, says it’s more ... More>>


FIFA: Trans-Tasman Hosts For 2023 Women’s World Cup

The awarding of joint hosting rights for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 is a landmark decision for women’s sport in our region Prime Ministers Scott Morrison and Jacinda Ardern said. For the first time in history, Australians and New Zealanders ... More>>

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 


 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland