Classic Sportswear are proud to announce a multi-year partnership with Toa Samoa Rugby League to become their official On-Field Apparel Partner.
This new partnership will see the Classic logo appear on the playing kit of Toa Samoa when the national team play in the Rugby League World Cup (RLWC) and other international fixtures.
Classic Sportswear is a wholly owned Australian company that has been manufacturing high performance sportswear for professional teams for over 86 years, delivering best in class product for elite athletes and fans. It is recognised throughout the sporting industry as signifying quality through an unrelenting commitment to product development, technology and innovation.
Classic Sportswear Managing Director Warren Carney said he is excited at the opportunity to partner with Toa Samoa to support their ambitions on the international stage.
“At Classic we are proud of our wonderful heritage and at the same time we are focused on evolving and contemporising for the future. This partnership provides another opportunity to showcase the innovation and high performance sportswear that Classic are renowned for on a global level”.
“Classic Sportswear are delighted to partner with Toa Samoa Rugby League to develop high performance elite sportwear combined with strength and versatility to support their team at the international level,” said Carney.
Rugby League Samoa President Tagaloa Faafouina Su’a said “We are honoured to have one of the best Brands on board to support our vision and our mission as we journey onward.
There is a Samoan saying, E faaopopo o ni aso ua, a o Aso folau e le tuua! Despite the weather, the storm and the challenge, our Journey will continue in good faith on the notion of UNITY and COMRADESHIP”.
The Toa Samoa team represents Samoa in International Rugby league and has been participating in international competitions since 1986.
From 1986 to 1997, this team was known as the Western Samoa Rugby League team.
Since 1988, the team was named Toa Samoa” TOA means TAUTUA, OLA, ALOFA to Serve, Live and Love.
“It’s really exciting to have Classic on board as Toa Samoa partner. As a proud Samoan who captained and represented our jersey and nation on many occasions, knowing that we have a strong brand with high performance products puts Toa Samoa in a strong position for future tests. Uso aso uma- Brothers all day” said Frank Pritchard.