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21/03/2016

DAVE ATTWOOD ON HIS EXPERIENCE WITH CBRE ALL SCHOOLS

Dave Attwood, CBRE All Schools ambassador shares his experience of being part of the kit unveil day at Twickenham, which saw 100 students reveal their bespoke Canterbury kit designs in front of a crowd of 82,000 fans ahead of the England v Ireland RBS 6 Nations game. “The CBRE All Schools kit unveil was an unbelievable experience for the students, one they will never forget. It was great to see all the different shirt designs and how much effort and detail had gone into designing them. “I attended one of... Read More

Get Behind Your Nation – The Canterbury Commitment Barometer

Canterbury Ireland v England, Aviva Stadium, March 1st 2015 Get Behind Your Nation – The Canterbury Commitment Barometer On the eve of the most hotly contested match up of the RBS Six Nations, Canterbury, the Official Kit Supplier to both the Ireland Rugby and England Rugby teams, is preparing to measure the commitment of both nations to their team. Irish and English fans are being challenged to get behind their nation and demonstrate their commitment to their team by using the hashtags #TogetherForIreland and #EnglandIsAll, which will be measured in... Read More

03/11/2014

Canterbury to reward fans for wearing their England Rugby shirt

Canterbury, the Official Kit Provider for England Rugby, is giving fans a chance to stock up their wardrobes with £500 of Canterbury stash. All you have to do is wear your new Canterbury England shirt with pride on match days during the QBE Autumn Internationals. Share a photo with Canterbury on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram of you wearing the new England shirt on match day for a chance to win. Make sure you use #EnglandIsAll when entering. If you are heading to Twickenham on match day make sure you are... Read More

05/11/2013

Rugby Round Up

Rugby Round Up England vs Australia: What happened: Stuart Lancaster’s England team showed gritty resilience and clinical opportunism to squeeze the win out of a talented Australian side. The first points came from the intelligent defence of Billy Twelvetrees and Joel Tomkins as they stopped Israel Folau at source which led to a penalty, giving Owen Farrell a chance for 3 points, which he took. Joel Tomkins’ defence was sublime all game, being a physical presence in England’s midfield. Marland Yarde had an impressive Twickenham introduction, although he was caught... Read More

05/11/2013

The Legendary Twickenham Tour

The Legendary Twickenham Tour. Australian and English rugby legends descended on Twickenham for a weekend of rugby, catching up, dinners and probably a few drinking sessions. The weekend started off with the players from 2003 locking horns in a charity match at the Twickenham Stoop. Ten years on and the competitiveness between these two teams is still evident, even if it’s a little off the pace. Two legendary teams from England and Australia jogged out, in a specially made Canterbury kit, onto the turf at the Twickenham Stoop on Thursday... Read More

29/10/2013

England vs Australia: What to expect this Weekend.

England vs Australia: What to expect this weekend . This weekend sees an old rivalry reignite at Twickenham Stadium. England vs Australia is always a mouth-watering prospect, even more so at Twickenham where Australia have a history of upsetting the home fans. After a tough Rugby Championship, Ewen McKenzie’s Wallabies are looking for a run of wins, getting the consistency he desires “We’re out there to win – five wins would be good,” he stated to the southern hemisphere media. The Wallabies are still without key men: Pocock, due to... Read More

23/09/2013

ENGLAND GOES RED AND WHITE AS CANTERBURY UNVEIL NEW COLLECTION

23rd September 2013, Twickenham: Canterbury and the Rugby Football Union (RFU) have revealed the brand new red and white striped ‘1871’ collection, featured alongside the alternate kit for the 2013/14 season. The latest edition of the premium lifestyle clothing range, which honours the proud traditions of England Rugby, is inspired by the iconic ‘The Battle of the Roses: Yorkshire V Lancashire’ painting from the late 19th century. Launched in time for another exciting season for the England team, the alternate kit and ‘1871’ collection takes inspiration from and replicates the... Read More

13/09/2013

CANTERBURY UNVEILS NEW 2013/14 ENGLAND TRAINING KIT

Canterbury has today unveiled its new England training range for the 2013/14 season, which will be worn by players including Chris Robshaw and Geoff Parling as they prepare for this autumn’s QBE Internationals, as well as the 2014 RBS 6 Nations. Designed to withstand the toughest physical pressures on the pitch, the hardwearing training apparel doesn’t compromise on strength whilst offering a stylish modern look suitable for the avid supporter. Navy blue, a colour synonymous with England Rugby, features throughout the entire range with injections of vivid blue and traditional... Read More

22/07/2013

CANTERBURY INVITE FANS TO BE PART OF THE ENGLAND HEROES PHOTOSHOOT

Canterbury has launched a search for the unsung heroes who support English Rugby ahead of the launch of the New England kit later this year, with a call to join the England ‘Ultimate XV’ line-up. Continuing the ‘England Is All’ campaign which marked the launch of Canterbury’s partnership with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) in 2012, the leading rugby brand is on the hunt for England fans, whose dedication for the game goes above and beyond the call of duty of the regular rugby lover. From the fan who missed... Read More

25/03/2013

Chris Robshaw wins Canterbury England Player of the Tournament Award

Canterbury, the official team kit partner of England Rugby is honouring the England Rugby captain, Chris Robshaw as the England Player of the Tournament, as voted for by the fans. Chris shone in the RBS 6 Nations, named as man-of-the-match against Ireland and France; he led his team to four wins out of five for England to take second place in the Championship. As well as the accolade of being named as the fan’s winning choice, Canterbury has given Chris the opportunity to donate a team kit to Warlingham RFC,... Read More

22/02/2013

Danielle Waterman: Injuries and Playing at Twickenham

Being on the sideline through injury for any period of time is difficult, let alone when there are internationals being played. It’s such a strange feeling watching the team run out onto the pitch. You are supporting your country like every other English person there, but you are also wishing you were alongside your team mates doing the thing you train so hard to do. To try and give a true reflection of how the girls would be feeling about the build up to playing at Twickenham (vs France) on... Read More

14/02/2013

Canterbury’s Geoff Parling Wins ‘My Hairy Valentine: Sexiest Beard 2013’

Canterbury Brand Ambassador Geoff Parling wins Sexiest Beard 2013 accolade after Canterbury took to social media to support their man. Geoff fought off tough competition from actors Jonny Depp and Brad Pitt to share the My Hairy Valentine award with silver screen legend, George Clooney. The Beard Liberation Front noted: “In a surprise result after voting across social media platforms actor George Clooney and England rugby star Geoff Parling have shared the My Hairy Valentine, sexiest beard title.” BLF Organiser Keith Flett said George Clooney’s beard is well known for... Read More