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Five cool things happening for the GYG Latin Heat this week

By Robert Burgin, Date: 16/1/14

Five cool things happening ahead of the international rugby league clash between the GYG Latin Heat and Philippine Airlines Tamaraws, 7pm, Saturday Jan 18, Bycroft Oval, Runaway Bay:

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Latin Heat squad announced to face Philippines

By Robert Burgin, Date: 14/1/14

THE Guzman y Gomez Latin Heat has named its debut international squad, ahead of Saturday’s clash with the Philippine Airlines Tamaraws at Runaway Bay on the Gold Coast.

International League comes to Gold Coast to support victims

By Robert Burgin, Date: 21/12/13

TWO blossoming rugby league teams servicing a combined population of 700 million people will bring international football to the Gold Coast’s Runaway Bay on January 18.

And what’s more, they will do it all for a gold coin donation for charity.

Hot on the back of the success of the 2013 Rugby League World Cup, reigning Asian Cup champions the Philippine Airlines Tamaraws will go head-to-head with the Guzman y Gomez Latin Heat.

The GYG Latin Heat are the newest outfit in global rugby league, representing the combined nations of South and Central America.

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Latino Rugby League now with a foothold in Europe

By Robert Burgin, Date: 9/12/13

Ahead of today’s return from the off-season, the Guzman y Gomez Latin Heat is excited to announce the formation of an alliance with Manchester’s own Mancunians RLFC.

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Latin Heat Rugby League to hold social day at New Farm Park

By Robert Burgin, Date: 6/12/13

Hot off the back of a record crowd for the Rugby League World Cup final, Latin Heat Rugby League will be hosting a social day at New Farm Park, Brisbane, this Sunday, December 9.

GYG Latin Heat Rugby League match report

Date: 25/9/13

Inches separated the GYG Latin Heat rugby league side from prize money at last weekend’s Mitchelton Nines tournament in Brisbane, with newcomer Fernando Villegas almost scoring a wonder try.

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Latin Heat Rugby League debut to alert the senses

By Robert Burgin, Date: 20/9/13

Instructions barked between players in Spanish, Colombian coffee and chilli con carne bubbling away on the sidelines, and samba music for every try scored.

That will be the scene tomorrow, September 21st, when the rugby league world gets flipped on its head with the Guzman y Gomez Latin Heat making a fitting debut in Brisbane’s scorching spring.

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Guzman Y Gomez make Latin Heat Rugby League dreams reality


A ‘GHETTO kid’ from Guyana, a Colombian security guard discovered on the street and a Uruguayan boy prepared to drive 1000km to recreate his father’s dream are all set to benefit from a ground-breaking deal.

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Latin Heat Rugby League welcomes a Gringo

By Robert Burgin, Date: 11/9/13

Latin Heat Rugby League is happy to welcome on board a ‘Gringo’, giving the team vital exposure into the foreign student and expatriate Latino market.

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Newest International RL team Latin Heat land first sponsor

By Robert Burgin, Date:28/8/13

REDCLIFFE’S Ben Vengoa has put his money where his heart is, becoming the first sponsor of international rugby league’s newest team – the Latin

Of Chilean heritage, Vengoa and his business Plus Fitness Morayfield will occupy both sleeves of the Latin Heat’s eye-catching jersey design.