Black Stick Men vs India Test Series, October 2015
EVENT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY
Hockey New Zealand is successfully building stronger relationships with India. The India Men are confirmed to play a 4 test series in October and the India Women are confirmed to compete in our 8 Nations Cup in Hawkes Bay in April 2016.
• The audience either interested in, or who have attended hockey has reached over 417,000 New Zealanders in 2015 (this excludes TV audiences) and India has over 28 million Hockey supporters.
• Hockey is a leading multi gender sport in New Zealand and plays a key role in New Zealand’s sporting heritage and lifestyle. There are 65,000 registered players and over 5,000 officials.
• Hockey is recognised as a global sport and provides key benefits to our partners.
Most importantly through this sponsorship, hockey will support your business by:
• Connecting with a sport that has high profile international men’s teams from India and New Zealand.
• Linking your business to India’s Number One sport and providing a unique branding opportunity through our live streaming model.
• Partnering with a growing sport that provides support for the growth and
development of hockey from grass roots through to high performance for both men and women with strong connections in the India community.
Black Sticks Men vs India Test Series
• Asia Games Champions and Commonwealth Games Silver Medalists India, will compete against the Black Sticks Men.
• It will be a four test series, with two warm-up matches against New Zealand A.
Event dates and venue
• 2nd & 3rd October, Auckland (vs NZ A)
• 6th & 7th October, Nelson (vs Black Sticks Men)
• 10th & 11th October, Christchurch (vs Black Sticks Men)