Sponsors

Major League Rugby is growing fast and has no plans to slow down. The League has expanded to two conferences and continues to increase the quality and quantity of national & local broadcasts. All of this, while not forgetting what got MLR here in the first place – a strong, passionate community. MLR’s focus remains, now and always, on the core values of Tradition, Respect, and Inclusion. Joining the rugby community means joining one of the strongest cultures in the sports market. And partnering with MLR means leading rugby onto the international stage, with endless room for growth.

Major League Rugby offers a complete portfolio of partnership opportunities that can meet a variety of partner goals. MLR’s mission is to find creative solutions and activations to not only meet partner needs, but exceed their expectations and form long-lasting partnerships.

Prospective sponsors can view the MLR Sublicense Policy here.

CONTACT

Mark Yates
Chief Commercial Officer
mark.yates@usmlr.com

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Official Sponsors

Rhino Rugby

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Rhino Rugby

Official Ball & Equipment Provider

For 40 years Rhino Rugby has been outfitting the world’s best rugby athletes with premier balls, equipment and apparel needed to compete at the highest level, while representing the core values of rugby; toughness, reliability, integrity, heritage and team spirit.

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Paladin Sports

Paladin Sports

Official On-Field Kit Provider

Paladin Sports is an innovative and proactive sports apparel company based in Sydney, Australia with key operations in New Zealand, USA, United Kingdom and Singapore.

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OFX

OFX

Official Foreign Exchange Provider of MLR

OFX grew from the idea that there had to be a better, fairer way to move money around the world. That was 20 years ago, and we’re still driven by the same mission today. We believe real help from real people counts, and that’s why we offer our clients the best of both worlds.

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The Rugby Shop

The Rugby Shop

Official Merchandising Partner of MLR

The Rugby Shop is a multi-brand equipment and apparel provider that offers a wide range of licensed rugby gear. From custom kit to team shops to licensed apparel, The Rugby Shop is your one stop shop for everything rugby, grassroots to Elite.

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The Gem Garden

The Gem Garden

The Gem Garden

The Official Jeweler of MLR

For more than twenty years, The Gem Garden and it's staff have consistently participated as a direct source for jewelry, colored stones, trade related publications, artistic creations for the home, rough gemstone materials and tools; in addition to other collectable items.

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Preferred Vendors

Catapult

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Catapult

Catapult exists to build and improve the performance of athletes and teams. With precision engineering at the intersection of sports science and analytics, Catapult products are designed to optimize performance, mitigate the risk of injury, and quantify return to play.

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SportsDigita

SportsDigita

Sportsdigita was founded in 2011 by Angelina Lawton after her time with the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning as the SVP, Corporate Communications illustrated a clear need for better storytelling and selling resources for sports franchises.

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Optrel

Optrel

The optrel group includes highly specialized companies such as optrel tec ag, in which the entire product development process is bundled. Our sales and logistics network spans the entire globe and is ensured by our sales companies optrel ag, optrel inc. and optrel sports ag. Wherever our customers are, we are close to them.

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OPRO

OPRO

Founded more than 20 years ago in 1997 by Dr. Anthony Lovat BDS., OPRO is the world’s most technically advanced mouthguard company and a leading pioneer in oral protection. From our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in the United Kingdom, we’re dedicated to bringing cutting-edge technology, innovation, and safety to all athletes, at all levels of sport.

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Advantage Referee Communications

Advantage Referee Communications

Advantage Referee Communications has been the main provider of communications equipment in the USA for Rugby Union match officials for the last three years. Covering local events, ARC is able to add a professional feel to the grassroots game. They also have extensive experience in servicing international events.

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Media

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FS2

FS2

As an extension of FS1, FS2 (Fox Sports 2) capitalizes on the strength of the big and bold Fox Sports brand. FS2 delivers thrill-seeking sports, such as UFC and Supercross, and expands its breadth of programming to cover other top sports properties, such as soccer, NASCAR, rugby, college basketball and NYRA thoroughbred racing.

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