Connacht Rugby in partnership with BLK Sport, have revealed their new ‘Home’ jersey  as part of their kit launch for the 2021/22 season.

The jersey is made with BLK’s Tricool Exotek fabric throughout the main body, together with Lycra panelling. Tricool Exotek has been created exclusively for BLK to enhance athlete performance, whilst at the same time allowing for maximum player maneuverability.

The design of the new ‘Home’ jersey features the formation of interlocking triangles across the body, the shape of which represents Connacht Rugby’s values of Ambition, Belief and Community. The jersey also features BLK’s unique silicon gel logo application and new BLK collar detail. The jersey will be worn when Connacht Rugby compete in the newly formed United Rugby Championship this coming year.

Commenting on the unveiling of the new jerseys, Head of Commercial and Marketing at Connacht Rugby Philip Patterson said:

We are really excited about the launch of our ‘Home’ kit for the 2021/22 season. At Connacht Rugby, our values are extremely important to us and so to be able to incorporate a shape in the jersey design which reflects and represents our values of Ambition, Belief and Community, makes it very special. The team at BLK have done a great job in bringing this to life in such an eye-catching way, meaning that every time a player or fan pulls on a jersey, they really will be sharing in the ‘Connacht Way’”.

Commenting on the new Connacht Rugby Home jersey, Bruce Wood, Head of Brand Ireland at BLK Sport, said:

We are delighted to be launching the new Connacht rugby ‘Home’ kit featuring BLK’s latest on field developments. We have worked hard with Connacht management to deliver a range both the players and fans will be excited about. We look forward to seeing the players take to the field in the new United Rugby Championship”.

The full Connacht Rugby range for the 2021/22 season is exclusively available for pre-order from Official Retail Partner Intersport Elverys, at Elverys.ie from Friday 30th July at 9.00am and will be in-store from Friday 6th August.

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Connacht Rugby in partnership with BLK Sport, have today unveiled their new alternate jersey for the 2018/19 season.

The new jersey is made with BLK’s exclusive Exotek fabric throughout the main body bound with reinforced cover stitch and lycra paneling. Exotek was created exclusively by BLK to enhance athlete performance, while maximising player maneuverability.  

The new alternate jersey draws inspiration from the deep Atlantic Ocean, with a solid navy body, silver lycra paneling and logos, finished with striking fluro green piping and cover stitch detail. The jersey also features a unique silicon gel logo application and fluro green Connacht branding on the lower back.

Commenting on the unveiling of the new jersey, Head of Commercial and Marketing at Connacht Rugby Brian Mahony said: ’We are delighted with our new alternate jersey for the 18-19 season. BLK have yet again delivered a jersey that is both eye catching and fresh whilst still representing Connacht Rugby. It’s a jersey that will be worn with pride by the players and supporters alike’’

Commenting on the new Connacht Rugby away jersey, Bruce Wood, Head of Brand Ireland at BLK Sport, said: “We’re very excited about this year’s new alternate jersey, we’ve worked closely with Connacht management to develop a new jersey that we feel the fans and players will really enjoy. We’re very much looking forward to seeing Connacht take to the field in their new alternate kit this season.”

Commenting on the unveiling of the new Connacht Rugby alternate jersey, Anne-Marie Hanly, Senior Marketing Manager at Intersport Elverys said “It’s fantastic to continue our close relationship with Connacht Rugby. We are proud to be Title Sponsors and Official Retail Partners for the third season. The new alternate jersey will be available in 15 stores across our network and online along with the new training range which offers fans their favourite styles in fresh new designs, with more to come. We have some exciting competitions and events planned for all supporters as well as exclusive benefits for season ticket holders. We want to wish the team and management the best of luck on the field for the 2018/19 season.”

The new alternate jersey and training range are exclusively available at Intersport Elverys and online at from Friday 14th September at 10am.

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