London Irish can today confirm that BLK will be the club’s kit provider after signing a long-term deal.
Starting in July 2019, BLK will become the official kit provider of the London Irish professional and Academy set-ups, as well as the London Irish Amateur club and Ladies team.
BLK currently partner with Connacht Rugby in the PRO14 as well as Super Rugby outfits the Stormers and Melbourne Rebels. London Irish will be the exclusive partner of BLK in the Gallagher Premiership this season.
“BLK is delighted to be partnering with London Irish as it enters an exciting new era in its history” said Jason Lax, managing director of BLK.
“We look forward to having a mutually beneficial relationship with the club both on and off the pitch over the coming seasons.”
London Irish CEO, Brian Facer said: “This announcement marks the start of an exciting new chapter for our club. Both companies are looking to grow considerably in England and this partnership will support our long-term strategy.”
London Irish will be wearing the 2019/20 BLK kit for the first time in the Premiership Rugby 7s this September.