Hawk Group has announced that they are the new lead Platinum sponsor for the Jersey Rugby Women’s XV, who play in the RFU National Championship, part of the English league structure. This new partnership strengthens the company’s support of local sport and the community and, in particular, reinforces its commitment to increasing the profile and participation of women in sports in the island.
Speaking of the announcement, Kiri Cavill, Managing Director, Hawk Group, said, “Hawk Group is thrilled to support the JRFC Women’s team and this sponsorship further enhances our commitment to local sportspeople and great sportsmanship”
JRFC Women’s Senior Player and Sponsorship Liaison, Amy Carter, said, “We know Hawk Group is a passionate supporter of sport and their team has already built a great relationship with our women’s team. We’re delighted to have Hawk Group join the JRFC family and know the Group's focus on supporting local community teams will go a long way to helping us supercharge the women’s game in Jersey.”
Dan McAlister, Chairman of Jersey Rugby Football Club, added, “The popularity and interest in women's rugby are both increasing with every year and this is why we are delighted to have such a trusted partner as Hawk Group to join us on this exciting journey. “
JRFC Women’s XV next play Oakmedians in the RFU National Championship at 11:00, Saturday 22 October at Home (Jersey Rugby Club). Entry to watch the match is free of charge, and more fixtures will be released soon on the jerseyrfc.rfu.club website.