Sunday, September 26, 2021
Latin Heat Rugby League

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.

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Latin Heat flying the flag for Rugby League in South America

By Robert Burgin, Date: 9/8/13

We’re doing something ambitious for Australia’s Latin American COMMUNITY, starting the first rugby league team to represent the region – the LATIN HEAT.

Currently SOUTH AMERICA is the only continent WITHOUT a single regular representative rugby league side, ahead of October’s 2013 World Cup in the UK.

To any rugby league players of South American Ancestry

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 map

Rugby League Planet – Argentina snapshot and rugby league results


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.