The British & Irish Lions recently staged a promotional press launch and lunch in Hong Kong exactly one year ahead of the historic fixture against the world famous Barbarians invitational side which will kick off the Lions tour to Australia next year. The game will take place on June 1st 2013 and 200 guests joined Lions Tour Manager Andy Irvine and Chairman Gerald Davies at the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, and legendary Wallaby captain John Eales to set the scene for the game.
Rhino Rugby were guests of the Lions as Offcial Suppliers of both training equipment and training and commemorate balls to the tour. Rhino CEO Reg Clark took the opportunity to showcase RhinoGB’s sensational ‘Union Jacket’ which looks set to become a firm favourite with many of the Lions supporters on the tour.
Earlier the same day Rhino Rugby launched its designs for the tour ball together with Andy Irvine at a press conference.