The Kenya Rugby Union is pleased to announce that it has concluded an agreement with the UK based rugby apparel company Gilbert, to partner with the Union to supply the Kenya National Rugby Sides Kit and Merchandise.
The upcoming IRB legs in Hong Kong, Japan, Glasgow and London will see the beginning of this partnership as Gilbert will unveil its kit for the Kenya National Sevens side which will include playing kit and off pitch wear.
Kenya Rugby Union Chairman Mwangi Muthee said, “We are thrilled to be able to announce this fantastic partnership with Gilbert. This is another landmark partnership for Kenya Sevens and once again shows the value of the team’s brand globally.”
“Gilbert will bring its own unique brand and ideas to the Partnership, ensuring that they can assist us at Union both on and off the field of play. Sharing the same focus of domination and winning will be an incredibly important part of this partnership going forward. We look forward to a long term partnership between a leading brand and an emerging brand in the game of rugby.”
Richard Gray, Sales and Marketing Director of Gilbert said, “Gilbert is delighted to join forces with Kenya who have long been one of the most exciting teams on the World Sevens circuit. We are pleased to be able to offer Kenya the same high levels of quality, innovation and service in the supply of their new team kit for which the Gilbert name has been renowned for in rugby balls since 1823.”