Wasps Group appoint Stephen Vaughan as Chief Executive

Wasps Group has announced that Stephen Vaughan has been appointed as its Group Chief Executive. Vaughan joined the company last year with responsibility for all of its sporting operations and has implemented several major changes, including the appointment of a new rugby management team.    He will now have responsibility for the combined group activities including … Continue reading Wasps Group appoint Stephen Vaughan as Chief Executive

Wasps announce partnership with Purity Brewing Company

Multi-award-winning Purity Brewing Company has announced that the brewery has agreed a new three-year contract to continue supplying real ale to Wasps Rugby fans.  The new partnership agreement will continue to see Purity’s ales served across the concourse and hospitality areas at Ricoh Arena, as well as the development of some exciting new activations to … Continue reading Wasps announce partnership with Purity Brewing Company

Gloucester Rugby announce departure of Head Coach

Gloucester Rugby have announced the departure of Head Coach Johan Ackermann, who will be joining Japanese club NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes in July. Gloucester Rugby Chairman Martin St Quinton said “I’d like to put on record our thanks to Johan for the significant contribution he’s made to the Club over the three seasons he’s been … Continue reading Gloucester Rugby announce departure of Head Coach

Leicester Tigers club announcement

Leicester Tigers have announced the departure of Simon Cohen as Chief Executive and that, with immediate effect, Andrea Pinchen will be the club’s new Chief Executive, having previously been its Chief Operating Officer. Peter Tom, Chairman of Leicester Tigers, said: “Simon has served Tigers for 15 years, playing a vital role in the professionalisation of the club’s … Continue reading Leicester Tigers club announcement

Bristol Bears announce Umbro as Official Technical Kit Partner

Umbro and Bristol Sport have confirmed a new long-term partnership that will see the English sports brand become Bristol Bears’ Official Technical Kit Partner. The Partnership between Umbro and Bristol Bears starts on the 1st July 2020, with the English sports brand providing match day kit, training kit and off field wear for the men’s, women’s and Academy teams. The announcement … Continue reading Bristol Bears announce Umbro as Official Technical Kit Partner

Premiership Rugby publishes report of Miners Review

Last week Premiership Rugby published the report of a comprehensive review of its Salary Cap regulations led by former Government Minister, Lord Myners CBE. The review was commissioned by Darren Childs, CEO, Premiership Rugby, in December 2019, three months after his appointment and before the onset of the global Covid-19 pandemic. The independent Review was … Continue reading Premiership Rugby publishes report of Miners Review

England Rugby and Umbro have announced a new four-year partnership

The English sports brand will be the Official Technical Kit Partner from 1 September 2020, when the iconic double-diamond of Umbro will be worn by the England Men’s teams, Red Roses, Sevens and age grade teams. Umbro will provide the team’s match kit, training wear and off-field kit as well as offering fans a full range … Continue reading England Rugby and Umbro have announced a new four-year partnership