League leg­ends back fundraiser

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

Here’s your chance to own the signed boots rugby league star Benji Mar­shall wore in his fi­nal Ki­wis game.

The boots will go un­der the ham­mer at a char­ity fundrais­ing auc­tion be­ing held dur­ing a spe­cial lun­cheon at the Eller­slie Events Cen­tre on May 9.

Also up for grabs are the signed boots Micheal Luck wore dur­ing his fi­nal out­ing with the Voda­fone War­riors.

A signed Voda­fone War­riors jer­sey is ex­pected to gen­er­ate a bit of ex­cite­ment among bid­ders be­cause who­ever buys it will get the op­por­tu­nity to meet their favourite player.

Tick­ets to the event are sell­ing fast at $100 per head and any­one buy­ing a ta­ble will also get two passes to Eden Park to see the Voda­fone War­riors play the Raiders on May 10.

The three-course lunch is be­ing or­gan­ised by the Mad Butcher and Subur­ban News­pa­pers Com­mu­nity Trust in sup­port of the League 4 Life pro­gramme which was set up to sup­port peo­ple in­volved with the sport who are in fi­nan­cial dif­fi­culty through no fault of their own.

Guests will in­clude Stacey Jones, Hugh McGa­han, Monty Betham, Jerry Seuseu, Duane Mann and Ruben Wiki.

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