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.
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 Brisbaneâ€™s scorching spring.
A â€˜GHETTO kidâ€™ from Guyana, a Colombian security guard discovered on the street and a Uruguayan boy prepared to drive 1000km to recreate his fatherâ€™s dream are all set to benefit from a ground-breaking deal.
By Robert Burgin, Date:28/8/13
REDCLIFFEâ€™S Ben Vengoa has put his money where his heart is, becoming the first sponsor of international rugby leagueâ€™s newest team â€“ the Latin
Of Chilean heritage, Vengoa and his business Plus Fitness Morayfield will occupy both sleeves of the Latin Heatâ€™s eye-catching jersey design.
By Robert Burgin, Date: 9/8/13
Weâ€™re doing something ambitious for Australiaâ€™s Latin American COMMUNITY, starting the first rugby league team to represent the region â€“ the LATIN HEAT.
Currently SOUTH AMERICA is the only continent WITHOUT a single regular representative rugby league side, ahead of Octoberâ€™s 2013 World Cup in the UK.
By Matthew Brown, Date: 24/6/13
Wests-Mitchelton Rugby League Club in Brisbane, Australia, is holding a Nines Competition in late September. A total of 24 teams from across QLD and Northern NSW will enter this competition.
ARGENTINA RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW
Information on this page was updated - 19/12/2011
Foundation Year - 2005
International Team - Argentina Penguins
Top level domestic competition - There is currently no domestic rugby league competition.