RPA names Canterbury of New Zealand as official teamwear partner
By Taruka Srivastav | January 22, 2018
The Rugby Players’ Association (RPA) has announced Canterbury of New Zealand as its official teamwear partner in a multi-year deal.
As part of the agreement, Canterbury will supply the RPA with highly functional team clothing for use across a range of different activities within the organisation.
Canterbury will further support the RPA’s player welfare initiatives and will work closely with players to develop their boot and protection products.
Simon Rowe of Canterbury said: “We’re delighted to be working with the RPA and this new relationship reinforces Canterbury’s commitment to developing the game. We’re excited by the opportunity to work with the players to better understand their needs and enhance their experiences in the game.”
RPA Group CEO, Damian Hopley, added: “It’s fantastic to welcome Canterbury on board as a RPA partner and we are extremely proud to be forming this new relationship with such an iconic rugby brand. We are looking forward to working together to provide ongoing support to our members for years to come.”