NEWS: Ireland sign Canterbury extension, tease 2021 home kit

Irish Rugby has announced a four-year extension to their kit sponsorship deal with Canterbury of New Zealand, meaning that the brand will continue to provide apparel for all Ireland representative teams until at least 2024. As part of the announcement, the IRFU revealed that the new Ireland home shirt will be revealed next month, and … Continue reading NEWS: Ireland sign Canterbury extension, tease 2021 home kit

NEWS: Clermont Auvergne sign long-term Macron kit deal

ASM Clermont Auvergne have signed a long-term kit deal with Italian sportswear manufacturer Macron for the 2020/21 season and beyond, ending the French club's decade-long association with Under Armour. The five-year deal will kick off immediately (though training pictures from Clermont after the announcement show the team still mainly using UA gear for the time … Continue reading NEWS: Clermont Auvergne sign long-term Macron kit deal

NEWS: Bristol Bears announce Umbro kit deal

Bristol Bears have confirmed their widely anticipated sponsorship deal with English sportswear institution Umbro. The news was first reported back in February, but following on from England's announcement of their deal with Umbro last week, Brisol have now confirmed that they'll be wearing the double diamond next season as part of a "long term" partnership. … Continue reading NEWS: Bristol Bears announce Umbro kit deal

NEWS: Worcester Warriors sign O’Neills kit deal

Worcester Warriors have announced that Irish brand O'Neills will become the Premiership Club's new kit supplier for the 2020/21 season, replacing Lovell Rugby's in-house brand VX3. O'Neills was established in 1918 and has a long and distinguished history with GAA, while also having frequently supplied kits for rugby teams of both codes in recent years … Continue reading NEWS: Worcester Warriors sign O’Neills kit deal

NEWS: England Rugby confirm Umbro kit deal

The RFU has finally confirmed their long-anticipated switch of kit suppliers from Canterbury to Umbro, which will see the England team sporting the iconic British soccer brand's threads from 1 September 2020. The deal brings an end the RFU's long association with Canterbury, which has supplied the England team since 2012. Rumours of England's switch … Continue reading NEWS: England Rugby confirm Umbro kit deal

NEWS: Russia Rugby signs BLK kit deal, reveals new logo

Russian Rugby has revealed a brand new kit partnership with Australian kit supplier BLK Sport, and paired it with a dynamic new crest for the 2019 Rugby World Cup group-stage participants. BLK replaces Canterbury, whose fine kits the Russians wore at last year's global showpiece, and they've already worn their new jerseys in competition in … Continue reading NEWS: Russia Rugby signs BLK kit deal, reveals new logo