Bacardi UK & Pringle of Scotland Sponsor BNP Paribas Tennis Classic at the Hurlingham Club
June 15, 2012
Bacardi UK and Pringle of Scotland have become the new sponsors of the 2012 BNP Paribas Tennis Classic at the Hurlingham Club, generic which gets underway next week.
cheap 255, pharmacy ed 255, 0.917969);”>Following on from the announcement that BNP Paribas has extended its title sponsorship of the event, Bacardi UK and Pringle of Scotland are the latest brands to add their name to the tournament, now in its 19th year, which traditionally attracts some of the biggest names in tennis. Courtside branding will feature Bacardi’s award winning Champions Drink Responsibly campaign featuring Rafael Nadal.
Amongst the benefits for Bacardi UK, are an on-site branded bar serving Bacardi non-alcoholic cocktails to guests , whilst Pringle of Scotland will also have an on-site pop-up shop, as well as clothing for all on-court and off-court staff.
The two newest partners join the Telegraph Media Group, Adamina Spa and Jury’s Inn as first-time supporters of the event this year, joining an already established group of sponsors.
Charlie Grave, Managing Director of Sponsorship, IMG, said: “We are delighted to welcome both Bacardi UK and Pringle of Scotland as sponsors of the 2012 BNP Paribas Tennis Classic at Hurlingham. It is to the tournament’s great credit that we continue to attract the high calibre of such brands and companies, and we look forward to this year’s event being a great success for all concerned.”
Among the players due to take part later this month (19-23 June) are Andy Roddick, Lleyton Hewitt, Jo Wilfried-Tsonga and Thomas Berdych, who returns to Hurlingham for the third successive year. Mark Philippoussis also returns to play in the Legends event, for which the field currently numbers nine, including Pat Cash, Henri Leconte and Mansour Bahrami.