London Welsh RFC is delighted to confirm the appointment of Rhino Teamwear as its Official Kit Supplier for the 2014/15 Aviva Premiership season.
London Welsh’s new Rhino Teamwear home and away kits will be unveiled at the Club’s official pre-season media day on August 29.
Rhino is the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of contact and training equipment for rugby and is Official Supplier in this product category to the British & Irish Lions, England, Wales, USA Rugby, the Hong Kong RFU, the HSBC Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sevens, Cardiff Blues, Bath Rugby, Gloucester, the British Army and St Helens Rugby League Club.
As one of world rugby’s leading brands Rhino Teamwear has in the past been Official Kit Supplier to the Northampton Saints, Edinburgh and the Llanelli Scarlets. More recently the Cardiff based outfit kitted out the Barbarians for their Summer Tour in 2013 with games against England at Twickenham and the Lions in Hong Kong.
Rhino Teamwear has also supplied all of the referees and touchline official apparel to the Rabodirect PRO12 league for the last three years and will do so for the Guinness PRO12 this season.
London Welsh Chief Executive Officer Mike Stevens said: “London Welsh is delighted to announce Rhino Teamwear as its Official Kit Supplier for the 2014/15 Aviva Premiership season.
“Rhino has an outstanding and established reputation in the sportswear manufacturing industry, particularly in the field of rugby, and we are delighted to welcome them as a new partner of the Club at what is a really exciting time for London Welsh.
“We have been extremely impressed by Rhino’s professionalism, flexibility and responsiveness. Already they have proved just how quickly and easily they can respond to our requirements, without any unnecessary complications or hassle.
We’re delighted to have them on board and we look forward to their continuing support over the coming season.”
Rhino Teamwear Managing Director Dave Reynish said: “We are delighted to be supplying London Welsh, which is a prestigious club steeped in history and playing at the highest level of club rugby - it is a superb opportunity for a supplier like Rhino to showcase what can be achieved at the top flight.
“The guys at London Welsh have been great to deal with and have ensured we have everything we need to deliver their kit requirements in good time - we're delighted to have this opportunity.
“We will continue to work closely with them to ensure they have the best possible on-field and off-field teamwear and apparel.”
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