Under the new partnership, VX3 will provide new playing kits, performance training and leisurewear for Scotland Rugby League (SRL) Men’s, Women’s and Wheelchair sides, together with the elite player pathways for U16s, U19s, Students, Scotland Club XIII, Scotland A, X-League and Physical and Learning disability teams.
Supporters can look forward to a wide range of merchandise options which will include replica jerseys, training kit, leisurewear and accessories. These will be available online and in selected retail shops later this year.
Ollie Cruickshank, Scotland Rugby League Operations Director had this to say on the deal:
We are looking forward to working with VX3 in designing a unique range of kit for players and supporters alike.
Ben Lovell, of VX3, added:
We are excited to be working with Scotland Rugby League, especially in a World Cup year, and we look forward offering the squad and supporters a really comprehensive range.
The online store will be going live on Thursday 1st April. The Rugby League World Cup 2021 shirts will be released for pre-sale shortly.
This is the year of the Rugby League World Cup 2021
The Rugby League World Cup is taking place between the 23 October – 27 November this autumn and is the pinnacle of international Rugby League, globally contested every four years. RLWC2021 will be a breakthrough moment in the tournament’s history with the men’s, women’s and wheelchair competitions being staged together for the first time.
The three tournaments will take place in 21 venues across 18 host towns and cities in England. Both the women’s and wheelchair competitions will be contested by two groups of four teams, whilst the men’s tournament will see 16 teams compete across four groups.
RLWC2021 will be the most visible Rugby League event in history with all 61 games in the men’s, women’s and wheelchair competitions being broadcast live on the BBC.
Mission: Delivering the biggest and best ever Rugby League World Cup.
Vision: Creating inspirational moments that excite, engage and leave a long-lasting positive social impact.