RWC 2019 Japan Supporter Ball
Gilbert are proud to have been chosen as the official ball supplier for Rugby World Cup 2019. Between 20th September and 2nd November 2019, the world’s 20 best rugby playing nations will compete in Japan for rugby’s ultimate prize. This is the first time a RWC has been hosted in Asia and the tournament is sure to be bigger and better than ever.
Gilbert have developed a range of Supporter Balls for each country taking part for fans to support their nation from around the globe. All the supporter balls have the Rugby World Cup logo and geometric design with differing colours depending on the country.
Introducing the Japan Supporter Ball. Japan are the strongest rugby union team in Asia and have taken part in the Rugby World Cup since it began in 1987. On the Japan Replica Ball is the Cherry Blossom which has been celebrated in Japan for centuries. This plant only blooms for a couple of days in spring so the Japanese celebrate this with parties known as hanami.
Perfect for backyard rugby, this supporter ball is great to have fun with family and friends. With its 2 Ply backing material and standard grip with rubber compound surface, you can practice your top handling skills at home whilst supporting your home nation this Rugby World Cup.
The perfect gift for a rugby enthusiast, the ball also has a synthetic latex bladder that ensures excellent air retention so can be put on display for everyone to see.
A perfect way to mark the World Cup taking place in Japan, the Japan Supporter Ball has its name written across the side in English along with its name in Japanese.
With sizes available in 5 and 4, this ball is perfect for adults and juniors to show their support for the biggest rugby competition of the year. Get yours today and never look back.
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