The Inaugural NZ Gateball Championship 2017

PRESS RELEASE – GATEBALL NZ (9 JANUARY 2017)

NZ HOSTING INTERNATIONAL GATEBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

Gateball NZ has invited the world’s best Gateballers to the Inaugural NZ Gateball Championships to be held in Takapuna, Auckland on the 18th & 19th February 2017. Japan & Australia are the first to confirm their attendance. Other countries have expressed their interest in participating in this auspicious occasion. Dignitaries from the World & Japan Gateball Union will be in attendance.

With over 10 million players (woman & men, all ages) worldwide & played across 150 countries, this is an exciting opportunity for NZ and the NZ Black Sparks to host an international event and to showcase our NZ skills against the best in the world.

Gateball is a modern spin on mini golf using a stick and numbered balls. You play strategically for 30 minutes by touching, sliding and sparking.

If you would like further information or are keen to assist or sponsor, contact the Tournament organiser – Sherrill Dennerly on 0274 179 252 or js@dennerly.com