STX and FBT are the latest commercial partners to join the 2017 Rathbones Women’s Lacrosse World Cup team.
STX FanFest Sponsor
We are pleased to announce STX as the title sponsor of the 2017 FanFest Zone. English Lacrosse has been working in partnership with STX for the last 18 months and are very excited to renew the relationship for a further 3 years, to include the 2017 FanFest sponsorship.
Caroline Royle, English Lacrosse Marketing Manager, is delighted to continue the partnership, commenting: “STX are a company whose core values are very similar to ours.
“It is a pleasure to work with an organisation who have a genuine passion for the development of lacrosse on a global scale”, she said.
Jess Bieber, STX Women’s Lacrosse Brand Manager, also commented: “English Lacrosse continues to strive for excellence for our sport and make the game of lacrosse more accessible to younger players in the UK.
“We admire their commitment to the game and are thrilled to continue our partnership with such an outstanding organisation.”
Official RWLC17 Merchandise Partner
As well as the partnership with STX, clothing company FBT Europe Ltd have signed to be the official merchandise provider for the 2017 FIL Rathbones Women’s Lacrosse World Cup.
FBT Europe are a relatively new company in the European clothing market but have a strong presence in South East Asia, having recently sponsored the 2016 Asian Beach Games
Mike Hegarty, Director of FBT Europe, stated: “FBT are excited to be working in partnership with English Lacrosse as the official merchandise provider to the FIL Rathbones Women’s World Cup.
“We look forward to supporting such a prestigious event being held on home soil.”
Royle said: “We are excited to establish this partnership with FBT and look forward to working with a company looking to expand and invest in the lacrosse market.”
RWLC17 has already announced partnerships with tournament title sponsor, Rathbones Investment Management, Gold Level sponsor, RPC Legal Services, Festival Tour partners, Sweet Chariot and Venue Partner, Surrey Sports Park.