Under Armour and Rugby Canada to unveil new uniforms ahead of game against Japan

BURNABY, BC, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ -

WHAT:  An exclusive first look at Under Armour's new Rugby Canada match-day kits that will debut in competition on Saturday, June 7, in a game against Japan.
  The kit unveil marks the beginning of Under Armour's and Rugby Canada's recently announced partnership. The kits feature performance innovations designed to provide rugby players with a performance advantage.
  The exclusive kit unveiling is part of a pre-game press conference for the Canada versus Japan game.
  Following the unveiling, there will be media availability with representatives from the Canadian and Japanese sides and a presentation by the mayor of Burnaby to mark "Rugby Day in Burnaby."
WHO:   Corey Friesen, Marketing Director, Under Armour Canada     
Graham Brown, Chief Executive Officer, Rugby Canada   
Rugby Canada players (from men's team: Jamie Cudmore, Tyler Ardron and John Moonlight; from women's team: Kayla Moleschi, Jen Kish and Bianca Farella)   
Representatives from Japan Rugby Football Union   
Mayor of Burnaby, Derek Corrigan
WHERE:  Burnaby Lake Rugby Club (Club Room)
3760 Sperling Ave
Burnaby, BC
WHEN:   Tuesday, June 3, 2014
  • 12:15 - 12:45 p.m.: Uniform unveiling and media availability with Canadian players
  • 12:45 - 1:15 p.m.: Media availability with representatives from Japanese team and presentation from the mayor.


Image with caption: "Burnaby, B.C. - Today Under Armour and Rugby Canada unveiled the 2014/2015 match day kits for the senior teams. They will be worn in competition for the first time when the senior team plays Japan in Burnaby on June 7th. Left: Tyler Ardron, Right: Jamie Cudmore (CNW Group/Under Armour, Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140603_C7294_PHOTO_EN_41056.jpg

SOURCE: Under Armour, Inc.

For further information:

Or to RSVP to the sneak-peak unveiling, please contact:

Sinead Brown
Paradigm Public Relations
647-224-9173 (cell)

Bryan Kelly
Rugby Canada Communications

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