Become a partner

If you would like to become a partner of the Varsity Match please contact Chantal Jones for further information via email ([email protected])

Rhino Rugby

Rhino-RugbyRhino Rugby is the world’s leading supplier of technical training equipment for rugby and one of the game’s fastest growing global brands. For the last two British & Irish Lions Tours to South Africa in 2009 and Australia in 2013 it occupied the dual role of Official Supplier of Training Equipment and Official Ball Supplier.

It has also been re-appointed in both of those roles for the Lions tour to New Zealand this summer.  The company is Official Supplier of training equipment to the national unions of England, Wales, South Africa, France, Japan and the USA and to the HSBC World Sevens Series events in Las Vegas, Hong Kong, Singapore and Paris.  Rhino is also Official Ball and Apparel Supplier to the Guinness PRO12 and Official Licensee for the Supporters Apparel Collection of the RBS 6 Nations championship.

It was also an Official Licensee of Rugby World Cup 2015.  Rhino Teamwear in Cardiff specialise in multi-sport deals in the student sector. They have in the past in addition been teamwear supplier to The Barbarians, London Welsh, Northampton Saints, the Llanelli Scarlets and Edinburgh and continue to supply a wide variety of clubs, schools and universities both in the UK and internationally.

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Leonard Cheshire

leonard-cheshire-disabilityWe are Leonard Cheshire – supporting individuals to live, learn and work as independently as they choose, whatever their ability. Led by people with experience of disability, we are at the heart of local life – opening doors to opportunity, choice and support in communities across the globe.

Like our founder, we believe that diversity creates a world of possibility. Through pioneering research and innovation we are building a fairer, more inclusive society. One that recognises the positive contributions we all make, and where we are proud to play our part.

Leading by example, we do everything humanly possible to empower people to live their lives as freely and as fully as they choose.

You can show your support here

WDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation

WDC_LogoWDC, Whale and Dolphin Conservation, is the leading global charity dedicated to the conservation and protection of whales and dolphins. Our vision is a world where every whale and dolphin is safe and free.

We have staff and dedicated networks of volunteers based in the UK, US, Germany, Australia and New Zealand and South America who defend these remarkable creatures against the many threats they face through campaigns, lobbying, advising governments, conservation projects, field research and rescue.

WDC currently works on a range of campaign areas including:

• Ensuring healthy seas, including tackling the major issue of ocean plastic pollution
• Ending hunting and commercial whaling
• Tackling the issue of bycatch and accidental entanglement in fishing gear, which kills an estimated 300,000 whales and dolphins every year
• Ending the cruel practice of keeping whales and dolphins in captivity

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