The French rugby jersey will have a new major sponsor beginning this weekend’s Six Nations game against Italy- the Altrad Group. France’s rugby shirt will now carry the words “Soutenu par Altrad” (Supported by Altrad)- a nod to the group that own Top 14 outfit Montpellier.
The FFR’s agreement with the Altrad Group is till the end of 2017. The shirt currently already carries “France 2023” in a reference to France’s bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup.
The Altrad France rugby sponsorship deal leaves football as the only major sport in France which does not have a sponsor logo on the national team’s jersey.
Check out the integration of the Altrad Group on the shirt below Continue reading
This is the new Germany rugby kit 2017, German rugby’s new home shirt for the 2017 season. Made by sportswear giants Adidas, who have taken over from BLK (Germany wore BLK in their famous win over Romania last month), the new Germany rugby jersey debuted over the weekend (March 4, 2017) in the side’s 34-29 win over Belgium in Offenbach. Capri Sun, the brand owned by Heidelberg born German billionaire Hans Peter Wild, who has been a great supporter of the national rugby union side, remain sponsors Continue reading
Welsh Pro12 outfit Scarlets have inked a new kit deal with Italian manufacturer Macron that will see the latter make kits for the club beginning the 2017/18 season. The deal is for a period of five years (till 2022).
Macron are Scarlets’ fourth kit partner in the last decade. Their current deal is with KooGa and they have also previously had made kits by Rhino Rugby and Burrda.
Macron currently supply kits to both Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh in the Pro12, Northampton Saints in the AVIVA Premiership and the Scottish national team (both 15’s and 7’s) Continue reading
Continuing with our series, where we’ve already listed all released Super League 2017 kits and Championship kits, here are the new jerseys from the third tier of Rugby League Football in England- the Kingstone Press League 1.
The teams participating in RFL League One for 2017 are London Skolars, Toronto Wolfpack, Oxford RLFC, Hemel Stags, Workington Town, Newcastle Thunder, Keighley Cougars, NW Crusaders, Hunslet RLFC, University of Gloucestershire All Golds, SW Ironmen, Whitehaven, Barrow RLFC, York City Knights, Doncaster and Coventry Continue reading
Here is a look at all new Super Rugby jerseys for the 2017 season released so far. New SR 2017 shirts will be added as they are unveiled.
The South African Super Rugby franchises were first off the blocks to reveal their new kits. Canterbury have emerged as a major player, adding the Sharks and the Cheetahs to their list that already included the Waratahs, Sunwolves and the Lions. Continue reading
Here are all new kit releases for the teams competing in Rugby League’s 2017 Kingstone Press Championship, the second tier of rugby league in Europe (behind the Super League)
The twelve clubs in the 2017 RFL Championship are Batley, Toulouse, Oldham, Sheffield, Halifax, Featherstone, Hull KR, Bradford, Rochdale, Dewsbury, Swinton and London Broncos Continue reading
This is the new Highlanders territory jersey 2017, a special edition shirt for the Otago Highlanders for their upcoming clash against the British and Irish Lions in Dunedin on June 13, 2017. The special tour jersey will also be worn in this weekend’s Super Rugby game (March 4, 2017).
The jersey carries the co-ordinates of the Forsyth Barr Stadium (the place where the Landers will take on the B&I Lions) Continue reading
This is the new Hurricanes territory jersey 2017, a special edition tour uniform made by Adidas for reigning Super Rugby champions the Wellington Hurricanes that they will wear in their high profile clash against the British and Irish Lions later this year. The Canes beat the Johannesburg Lions in last year’s Super Rugby final Continue reading
Here is a special edition uniform for the Waikato Chiefs, the strip the side will wear when they take on the touring British and Irish Lions later this year. This special editions Chiefs Territory shirt will also be worn when they take on the Blues in Hamilton on Friday (March 3, 2017).
The likes of Aaron Cruden, Damien McKenzie and Anton Lienert-Brown are here seen modelling this Chiefs Super Rugby tour kit Continue reading
This is the new Crusaders territory jersey 2017, a special edition kit for the Canterbury Crusaders that they will wear in their tour clash against the British and Irish Lions later this year. Made by Adidas, the new Saders Lions Tour strip will also be worn this weekend (March 4, 2017) against the Highlanders Continue reading
Here is a special edition jersey for the Auckland Blues that the team will wear against the British and Irish Lions later this year. Made by Adidas, this new Blues territory kit will also be worn by the club in their upcoming game against the Chiefs (March 3, 2017) Continue reading
Weeks after unveiling their new 2017 SR home jersey, Perth based Australian franchise the Western Force have unveiled their new alternate top for the season. Here seen modelled by Wallaby wing/full back Dane Haylett Petty, the new Force away jersey features the colours of the state of Western Australia Continue reading