Saturday 21 September 2019

Fly the flag for Ireland with Emirates!


Emirates, Worldwide Partner of Rugby World Cup 2019™ is offering one young rugby fan a money-can’t-buy prize that includes an amazing trip to Rugby World Cup 2019™ in Japan.

How would you like to lead a team onto the pitch for the Ireland V Scotland match at the International Stadium Yokohama in September?

Emirates is offering one Irish Independent reader aged between 10 and 16 the opportunity to attend the Ireland V Scotland match on Sunday, 22 September and carry the flag onto the pitch in front of 75,000 fans and millions of global TV viewers. The prize includes three night’s accommodation in a five-star hotel for both the young winner and one parent or guardian.

Rugby World Cup 2019™ Emirates Flag Bearer competition is the chance of a lifetime for one super fan to be there, walk out with the team and enjoy all of the live action.

The winner and their guardian will head to Japan for three nights for Ireland’s first hotly awaited Pool A match. As Flag Bearer, the winner will hear the roar of the crowd, experience the thrill of the tunnel, feel the magic in the air and create unforgettable memories with thanks to Emirates, who are always at the heart of the action.

The prize includes:

2 x Return economy flights to/from Japan for the winner and a parent / guardian
The winner has to be between the ages of 10 - 16
1 x hotel room for 3 nights (night before, night of and night after the match on a B&B basis)
2 x match tickets for Ireland V Scotland
1 x flag bearer experience for the winner to lead the Irish team onto the pitch and stand next to them for the national anthem.
1 x flag bearer uniform

See the Irish Independent,Sunday Independent, or between 30 August and 4 September for details on how you could win this amazing prize.

Emirates connects Ireland to Japan and more than 150 destinations around the globe with two direct flights daily from Dublin.

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