Ahead of Saturday’s launch of our 2023 Knights and Valkyrie kits, York RLFC are proud to confirm that renowned sportswear manufacturer Oxen have become our new kit partner.
The company have gained recognition throughout the ongoing Rugby League World Cup as the manufacturer of the kits worn by England’s men’s, women’s and wheelchair teams.
As part of Elite Pro Sports Group, Oxen boast over thirty years of experience working in the sports industry with a distinct knowledge of rugby league demonstrated by their impressive track record in the sport.
On the partnership, York RLFC Chairman Clint Goodchild said: “After meeting with Lee and seeing them bring our designs to life, I’m confident that this partnership with Oxen will only add to our retail opportunities.
“I’m also really looking forward to seeing the supporters’ reaction to our new shirts when we launch them on Saturday evening. I believe that this is the first year of a strong partnership with Oxen and I’m looking forward to working closely with them moving into the future.”
Lee Jenkinson, CEO of Elite Pro Sports, said: “We are delighted to have signed a new multi-year partnership with York RLFC to look after both the Knights and the Valkyrie. The vision shared by Clint for the club is a journey that we are excited to be on. We very much look forward to working with the club to enhance the retail offering over the coming years.”
The York RLFC kit launch event takes place on Saturday 12th November at Thor's Tipi in York City Centre. Full information is available HERE.