13th October 2017
Scottish Rugby Welcomes iPro Sport As Preferred Isotonic Sports Drink Partner
Scottish Rugby has signed a new sports drink partner for its senior teams.
iPro Sport will be the official provider of isotonic sports drinks for the Scotland National Team, Scotland Women, Scotland Representative Teams, Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh Rugby for the next 3 years.
iPro Sport boast an impressive family of sporting partners which include; professional clubs competing in the English Football League, Premiership Rugby, Football Association of Ireland, England Netball and British Basketball Federation just to name a few. iPro Sport is Informed Sport, Halal Certified, trusted by the British Army and the only hydration sports drink naturally sweetened with Stevia containing no artificial flavours or colours.
Toni Blackhurst, Scottish Rugby’s Head of Marketing and Sponsorship, said:
“We are delighted to welcome iPro Sport to our growing family of partners. Isotonic sports drinks are a vital part of our players’ well-being and we look forward to working with iPro Sport to activate across all teams in the years to come.
Speaking about the partnership, Sophie Christy, Commercial Director for iPro Sport, said:
“We are absolutely delighted to be chosen by Scottish Rugby, Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh Rugby as their Preferred Isotonic Sports Drink Partner. We are fully committed to providing every player with a range of re-hydration products, which aid optimum performance during training, match preparation, competition and recovery.”
We are thrilled to be working in partnership with such prestigious organisations, with its primary objective centered on inspiring Scotland through its diverse and inclusive rugby structure. This is a very exciting time and period of growth for the brand and we look forward to working closely with the Scottish rugby playing community and its supporters, extending the benefits of iPro Sport and this partnership over the next 3 years.”
Edward Tooley, Scottish Rugby’s Lead Nutritionist, added:
“Rugby Union is a physically demanding sport with frequent bouts of high intensity work. For players to perform at their highest levels, both physically and mentally in games and in training, optimal fuelling and hydration is essential and that’s where having a product like iPro Sport in partnership with us is great.”