Sky Go team up with Super League
Sky Go are giving Rugby League fans the chance to watch the Super League Grand Final from the best seats in the house at Old Trafford, in a competition held during the build-up to the final on Saturday October 5 (6.00pm).
Having teamed up with Super League for the competition’s showcase event, Sky Go, the broadcaster’s online and ‘on demand’ platform will provide a unique view from which the winners can watch the game.
Rugby League legend and former Bradford Bulls and Huddersfield Giants player Robbie Hunter-Paul is the match day host for the afternoon, and will be tasked with finding two winners for this unique prize.
As well as being able to watch the Grand Final from comfy leather sofas, the winners will also be treated to complimentary food and drink, provided courtesy of Sky Go.
The competition will take place amidst a jam-packed pre-match entertainment programme, in between a live 20-minute set performed by the band Conquer Rio and the Jerusalem headliner, Laura Wright.
There will also be the chance for the winners of Sky Go’s competition to be photographed with the stunning, and prestigious, Super League Trophy.
They will also receive Sky TV free for a year, in a deal which includes a Sky+HD box and access to Sky’s top TV package, which includes all of the Entertainment, Sky Sports and Sky Movies channels, as well as over 60 HD channels and the Sky 3D channel.
Timeline of events (please note that timings are approximate):
5.20-5.40 - Conquer Rio set
5.40 - Sky Go Best Seat Competition with Robbie Hunter-Paul
5.53 - Super League trophy arrival accompanied by a live fanfare performed by the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, Lancashire
5.55 - Laura Wright performing Jerusalem
6.00 – Kick-off
The 2013 Super League Grand Final takes place at Old Trafford, Manchester, on Saturday October 5 (6.00pm) when tickets cost from just £20. Family tickets giving entry to two adults and two children are also available for £70 and can be purchased by visiting www.rugbyleaguetickets.co.uk or calling 0844 856 1113.