Gloucester plays host to the Rugby World Cup 2015

In September and October 2015, Kingsholm stadium will be welcoming 6 different rugby teams to Gloucester for the Rugby World Cup. Rallying support for the Rugby World Cup is Adam Balding, Rugby World Cup 2015 Coordinator and ex- cherry and whites player showed this video of Charles Dance, famous from his portrayal of Tywin Lannister in Game of Thrones, inciting the home nation’s teams, their fans and even the hot dog vendor to make sure they “turn up” and give each match their all.

The Kingsholm fixtures are below; don’t miss your opportunity to say you were at one of the matches and a part of the 2015 Rugby World Cup!

Kingsholm Fixtures
Sat Sep 19  Tonga v Georgia 1 (Pool C)
Wed Sep 23  Scotland v Japan 1 (Pool B)
Fri Sep 25  Argentina v Georgia 1 (Pool C)
Sun Oct 11  USA v Japan (Pool B)

The remaining tickets go on general sale from 12pm on Friday November 28th 2014, don’t miss the chance to get yours!

Discussing the potential legacy of the Rugby World Cup, Adam praises the world cup as a “fantastic opportunity for a city which already considers rugby and in particular the Gloucester Rugby team, the heartbeat of the city”. He explains that “The Rugby World Cup is a great way to springboard into 2015: improving facilities, advocating sports and increasing the city’s infrastructure” advocating that “this is an opportunity to drive Gloucester forward, get Gloucester on the map and pull people back to the city by creating an incredible legacy.”

As a business heavily made up of Gloucester residents, we’re really excited for the World Cup, the upcoming planned activities and the legacy it’s sure to leave behind. If you’d like to find out more about sponsorship opportunities available for your business, contact Adam Balding via his LinkedIn profile

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