World Rugby U20 Championship Sponsors


Canterbury was established back in 1904 when John Lane, Pringle Walker and Alfred Rudkin began producing woollen garments in the Canterbury Province of New Zealand. Before long they were making uniforms for the army during the First World War and went on to outfit the All Blacks for over 75 years.

Canterbury utilise their heritage and expertise within rugby to challenge sporting boundaries and realise the latest technological advancements for on-field kit. Canterbury is now the largest dedicated rugby brand in the world and is proud to manufacture kit for several of the world’s high profile teams including England Rugby and Ireland.  Find out more at or follow us on Twitter @canterburyNZ.


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Vitality helps people lead a healthier life for less. We do it in three ways – we help you understand your health, we make it easier and cheaper to get healthy, and we give you rewards that keep you motivated. We offer discounts on healthy things such as gym membership to help you get healthier and rewards to motivate you, including tickets for the cinema and discounts on flights. You can get benefits like these by taking out a health or life insurance plan with Vitality.

We believe in the power of sport to help inspire people to live a healthier life, which is why we partner with leading sports organisations, such as England Rugby, teams, athletes and events to help us spread the Vitality message. 

Vitality is proud to be a partner of England Rugby and the World Rugby U20 Championship 2016.  Find out more at or follow us on Twitter @Vitality_UK.