Menu
Jan 16 - New Dementia Day Centre Opens Its Doors

Jan 16 - New Dementia Day Centre Op…

- Facility will cater for...

Jan 16 - Two Men Charged With Trespassing And ABH

Jan 16 - Two Men Charged With Tresp…

Two men appeared before t...

Jan 16 - Weekend Crime Report

Jan 16 - Weekend Crime Report

Media – Police Reports D...

Jan 16 - Minister Isola Travels To Shanghai And Nanjing

Jan 16 - Minister Isola Travels To …

As part of the Government...

Jan 16 - Apprentices Receive NVQ Level II Certificates

Jan 16 - Apprentices Receive NVQ Le…

The Minister with respons...

Jan 16 - Gibraltar International Drama Festival – Closing Date

Jan 16 - Gibraltar International Dr…

Gibraltar Cultural Servic...

Jan 16 - Gibraltar Spring Festival Logo Competition

Jan 16 - Gibraltar Spring Festival …

Gibraltar Cultural Servic...

Jan 16 - Government On Track To Recover £1 Million In Rent Arrears

Jan 16 - Government On Track To Rec…

- Government on track to ...

Jan 16 - Unite Concerned About MoD Plans For Nuclear Monitors

Jan 16 - Unite Concerned About MoD …

Unite the Union says it i...

Prev Next

Dec 13 - Gibtelecom Announces Partnership With The GFA

The Gibtelecom Rock Cup will be the new name of the Gibraltar Football Association (GFA) Challenge Cup, following a partnership arrangement between the GFA and Gibtelecom.

For many years this tournament has been known as the Rock Cup, which is a knockout competition between all the Gibraltar Football Clubs and modelled on the UK’s FA Cup.

The four-year deal, which starts with the 2016/17 season, was announced by the General Secretary of the Gibraltar Football Association, Dennis Beiso, and Gibtelecom’s Chief Executive Officer, Tim Bristow, at a press conference held at Gibtelecom’s headquarters in John Mackintosh Square this morning.

The deal will see all participating teams receive a sum of money depending on how far they progress in the competition with the winner netting the top prize of £5,000.

Gibtelecom will be the Rock Cup’s first title sponsor and Dennis Beiso welcomed the partnership “hoping it brings sporting and commercial success, and helps the Gibtelecom Rock Cup to grow from strength to strength. This is a positive step in the association’s continued growth and development and an excellent opportunity to collaborate with a brand that shares many of our core values. We are keen to progress commercial initiatives such as these going forward, putting fans at the heart of football.”

Tim Bristow added: “This sponsorship is the first step of what Gibtelecom hope is a long lasting partnership with the GFA, in which we can leverage the combination of Gibraltar football and Gibtelecom’s global communications reach. We are excited about joining the football community at a time when their success continues to grow, at home and abroad, and look forward to seeing the Gibtelecom Rock Cup winner in future UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) competitions. The local teams and their players’ commitment to success, and their culture of nurturing young talent, are values we share at Gibtelecom.”

The draw for the first round of the Gibtelecom Rock Cup takes place tomorrow and will be streamed like on the Gibtelecom and GFA social media sites, with fixtures starting in early January.

Pics: L to R: Gibtelecom CEO Tim Bristow and GFA General Secretary Dennis Beiso.


Useful Links

 
www.easy.office.gi
Virtual & Physical Office Space in Gibraltar

Other Items