Delight at new agreement
Scottish Rugby extends deal with ball supplier
The new deal will see Gilbert continue its long-standing association with the governing body, covering the Scotland national team and professional club sides Edinburgh Rugby and Glasgow Warriors.
Dominic McKay, Scottish Rugby Chief Operating Officer, said: “We’re delighted to renew our long-standing partnership with Gilbert Rugby – a truly global brand that is undoubtedly the world’s premium rugby ball manufacturer.
“We look forward to continuing our fruitful relationship over the coming seasons.”
Gilbert Sales and Marketing Director, Richard Gray, said: “The length of this new agreement really demonstrates the strength of our existing partnership throughout all levels of Scottish Rugby and cements our place as the preferred ball in Scotland.
“By committing to a long-term future together, Gilbert look forward to making a real difference to the development of rugby in Scotland.”
Gilbert has been the exclusive supplier of balls to six consecutive Rugby World cups and the majority of major unions and tournaments world-wide.