Tue 6th December 16 :

Canterbury joins the Sharks family

 

The Sharks have entered into a partnership with Canterbury South Africa, as our new apparel sponsor.

Canterbury is one of the leading rugby kit manufacturers in the world, and over the years have had a long and illustrious list of teams and players that they have sponsored across the globe.

Commenting on this re-established partnership The Sharks CEO, Gary Teichmann said: "The involvement and inclusion of our community are integral to the Cell C Sharks success going forward. Canterbury's philosophy of rugby belonging to everyone and making products in the same inclusive spirit, ties into our vision".

"Both brands share great respect for tradition and that together with a pioneering spirit and forward-thinking approach, will ensure the strength and success of our partnership."

Wayne Bebb, Chief Executive of Brand ID, the licence holders for Canterbury in South Africa added: "We are extremely proud to bring The Sharks into the Canterbury family. As a brand we believe in the incredible passion and commitment to rugby and The Sharks is a wonderful example of these values, history and future commitment to the sport."

The Cell C Sharks home and away jersey for the 2017 Vodacom Super Rugby tournament will be launched at Growthpoint KINGS PARK this evening.