25 March 2021, Cape Town, South Africa:
BLK is pleased to announce that it has entered into a long-term partnership with UXI SPORT as the official apparel supplier of all UXI SPORT Rugby Institutes.
As part of the agreement, BLK will supply high-performance match kit and training apparel to the five academies under UXI administration, namely the Boland, Griquas and Pumas Rugby Institutes, Western Province Rugby Academies, and the Cheetahs Institute of Excellence.
"We are extremely proud of our association with UXI SPORT and its partners", says BLK Executive, Carika van Blerk.
"UXI SPORT is at the forefront of sustainability within the game of rugby and its development structures. Through a stellar coaching staff and dynamic partner network, UXI has elevated the level of sports, education and employment opportunities available to up-and-coming sportspeople to new heights. We are thrilled to be a part of the UXI SPORT fold and look forward to a partnership that goes Beyond Limits Known in its contribution to the growth of South African rugby."
Thea Visagie, Chief Operating Officer of UXI SPORT says the BLK brand resonates with the vision of UXI SPORT which is to 'Inspire Greatness through Sport to Life'.
"It inspires young aspirant rugby sports athletes of South Africa to go 'Beyond Limits Known', it offers hope and opportunity for those who dare to go where no one has gone before! No brand could support this extraordinary vision any better than BLK!"