Defender is proud to be a Worldwide Partner of Rugby World Cup 2023, having been an active and passionate supporter of rugby for two decades around the world. 

Defender has a proud heritage in helping people discover rugby at all levels, from grassroots to the elite. Understanding and sharing the core values that run through the sport is at the heart of Defender’s commitment to rugby.

Our 'Defenders of Tomorrow' mascot programme aims to inspire future generations to effect meaningful change on and off the pitch. Selected for their dedication to making a difference, each of our 96 young mascots is being rewarded for the positive contributions they are making in their local communities.

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