Fiji Rugby are pleased to announce the continued partnership with
Coca-Cola Amatil Fiji Limited (CCAF) as the exclusive sponsor in the
National Alcoholic to Drink (NRTD) beverages category.
FRU Chief Executive, John O’Connor said “It’s another exciting year
of rugby and we are thrilled to have Coca-Cola’s continued and loyal
support for another three years.”
As a key partner with Fiji Rugby, CCAF will supply the world’s
favorite beverages, including isotonic sports drink Powerade, to the
Fiji Airways Flying Fijians and Fiji Airways Fijiana 15s and Fiji
Airways Fijian plus Fijiana 7s teams.
O’Connor said “This partnership caters to high performance and allows
us to support the national programmes and provincial competitions
during finals time.”
The beverages will also be supplied during Flying Fijians test
matches, Swire Shipping Fijian Warriors as part of the World Rugby
Pacific Challenge, the Fiji Airways Fijian Drua in respect of the
National Rugby Competition, the Fijian Latui as part of the Global Rapid
Rugby Competition, as well as key local tournaments such as the Skipper
Cup and the Vanua Championship.
Coca Cola Amatil General Manager Roger Hare said “We know just how
passionate all Fijians, both in Fiji and around the world, love the Fiji
style of Rugby whether it be in 7’s or 15’s. We share that passion and
look forward to help support our teams to attain higher performance
levels as we gear up for the Olympics and beyond.
We trust that our Fiji Rugby players in local and national levels
will continue to be an inspiration to all of us in Fiji engaging and
committing to active lifestyle’s, supported by our Fijis best loved
brands such as Powerade and Coca-Cola.
Rugby in Fiji is a sport that embraces unity through diversity.”
“CCAF is proactive in becoming involved in the community at a national and local level and we thank them once again for the trust in our brands and people to make it happen for Fiji Rugby” said O’Connor.