BC Rugby and Gilbert Rugby Canada pen multi-year extension in partnership

BC Rugby is delighted to announce the signing of a new, multi-year extension in partnership with Gilbert Rugby Canada.  

The extension continues the long-standing relationship between Gilbert Rugby Canada and BC Rugby as we continue our mission to grow and develop the game of Rugby union in British Columbia.   

Working together, we aim to elevate and promote Rugby in BC to new heights throughout the province. The extension covers marketing and promotional initiatives, growing and developing the game, official product usage and collaborative communication and outreach to the playing and general public.   

“BC Rugby is delighted to continue its partnership with Gilbert Rugby Canada. Gilbert Rugby Canada not only provides world-class Rugby equipment, but is passionate about all levels of the game. With their support and expertise, we aim to get a Gilbert Rugby ball into more hands as our sport gets back on its feet.” BC Rugby CEO Annabel Kehoe

“We are excited to continue our partnership with BC Rugby. Growing the game of Rugby is at core of our values at Gilbert Rugby Canada, which makes this a natural partnership. Our mandate is to support equity and diversity in Rugby and we know that BC Rugby shares these values. Rugby is truly a game for everyone, and offers participation, community and lifelong friendships.” Gilbert Rugby Canada Managing Partner Leigh Tynan

Gilbert Rugby Canada has been the official home of Gilbert in Canada for over 30 years. It is a 100% Canadian owned and operated family business that shares a passion for Rugby on all levels, connecting athletes from junior programs to Club teams to World Cup and IRB Athletes. 

For further information, please contact media@bcrugby.com

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