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Vanuatu Rugby League Sponsorship 2018

Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu the Gold Standard for VRL

Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu, the Gold Standard for Resorts in Vanuatu, has continued its long standing relationship with the Interchange Vanuatu Rugby League(VRL), with a Gold and Back of Jersey Sponsorship for the upcoming Rugby League Emerging Nations World Championship in Sydney. The Sponsorship of the Men’s National team continues on from first association back in 2016.

Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu boasts 148 guest accommodation rooms including three unique Family Suites including themed Family Suites and unique Overwater Villas [with dedicated Villas for families and exclusive Villas for couples with direct access into the tranquil lagoon]. Resort facilities include two stunning pool areas, kids club, day spa, nine-hole golf course, Verandah Restaurant, Lobby Bar and Pool Bar featuring a wood-fired pizza oven.

“It’s great to continue our strong relationship with the VRL and support the team for the Rugby League Emerging Nations World Championship but also into the future. We’ve been impressed by the way the VRL have focused on not only growing the game domestically across both women and men but also having a long term strategic priority of investing in Vanuatu through a soon to be finalised Sports Tourism Strategy that will encourage more sporting teams, their family and friends to visit Vanuatu and have Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu as the accommodation destination of choice is truly exciting,” commented Holiday Inn Resort General Manager Matthew Senyard.

In addition to sponsoring the Men’s National team, Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu has also contributed to other areas of the Vanuatu Rugby League including being official sponsor of the VRL Head Coach, Lionel Harbin. Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu also hosted the first ever Rugby League Coaching course earlier this year and supported the Vanuatu Rugby League Community programs that began this year under Head Coach Lionel Harbin, also an NRL Development Officer in Australia.

“Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu has been the home of our staff and players for the past three years and we’re very grateful that Vanuatu’s leading resort would continue to support us on our journey. We greatly value our long term supporters and we look forward to working with Matthew Senyard and his team to promoteVanuatu as a destination and Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu as the place to stay,” added Vanuatu Rugby League President, Mr Tom Carlo.

The Resort Kids Stay and Eat FREE program, Kids club and interactive kids’ pool area ensure that families enjoy a fun-filled holiday. There is also a complete activities program for all resort children including Teens. Couples looking forward to a romantic escape can enjoy the peaceful surrounds of the Terrace Pool area and make the most of the Resorts private Erongo Island.


Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu General Manager

Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu General Manager, Matthew Senyard with participants of VRL’s first ever Coaching Course at Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu

For more information please contact: sales.vanuatu@ihg.com.

The Vanuatu Rugby League still has some exciting player sponsorships available, where for AUD $500 (40,000 Vatu) you can be the personal sponsor of a player and receive a team signed jersey, $100 worth of Vanuatu Rugby League merchandise as well as a range of other exciting benefits. Join Dynamic Supply Company that is supporting Avia Allan and the Brewery Bar & Restuarant that is supporting Daniel Kaltapnag in representing their country at the Rugby League Emerging Nations World Championship. Anyone interested in supporting the Vanuatu Rugby League should contact us via the following channels:

Email: vanuaturl@outlook.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/vanuaturl
Twitter: www.twitter.com/Vanuaturl


Further Information or Quotes please contact:

Australia – Ben Howard (VRL Media Spokesperson): +61 414 775 703 (Australia)
Vanuatu – Tom Carlo (VRL President): +678 555 0205
Holiday Inn Resort Vanuatu – www.vanuatu.holidayinnresorts.com | +678 22040 | sales.vanuatu@ihg.com|