Land Rover Announced as Rugby World Cup 2019 Worldwide Partner
Land Rover Announced as Rugby World Cup 2019 Worldwide Partner! Land Rover has been announced as the Official Vehicle of rugby’s showcase men’s event after a largely-successful partnership in 2015. This year, Land Rover has signed on as the Official Partner of the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017, the World Rugby U20 Championship (2017-2019) and the Official Sponsor of the World Rugby Awards (2017, 2018).
World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont said: “We are delighted to be extending our worldwide partnership with Land Rover, one of the world’s most recognizable brands, and a true supporter of rugby globally from grassroots to the very pinnacle of the game. Driven by shared values and a common vision, we look forward to working in partnership with Land Rover to further rugby promotion and engagement within Japan and across Asia as we continue to count down to what promises to be a very special and ground-breaking Rugby World Cup 2019.”
Jaguar Land Rover Global Experiential Marketing Director Mark Cameron said: “We are excited to continue our Rugby World Cup journey by renewing our partnership with World Rugby for Rugby World Cup 2019. Land Rover is proud of its heritage and long-term commitment to the sport, and this new partnership with Rugby World Cup 2019 will enable us to further engage our global markets, retailers and customers with one of the world’s biggest and best-loved sports events.”
World Rugby Chief Executive Brett Gosper added: “The continued global prestige and strength of Rugby World Cup is reinforced by the renewed commitment from one of the world’s leading supporters of global sporting events. Land Rover and Rugby World Cup are a great and natural fit and we are delighted they will be supporting Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 under the deal.”