Shearings renews with Wigan Warriors

Shearings renews with Wigan Warriors

Wigan Warriors are delighted to announce that Shearings has renewed its partnership with the Club, as part of an expanded deal incorporating the wider Specialist Leisure Group.

Following a successful two-year partnership with the Club, Shearings will continue its role as Official Travel Partner, with its logo once again displayed across the upper back of the team’s home shirts for the 2020 season.

From left to right in the image is Kris Radlinski (Executive Director, Wigan Warriors), Chris Allen (General Manager, SportingBreaks.com), Richard Calvert (Chief Executive Officer, Specialist Leisure Group)

In an exciting development for the 2020 season, Wigan Warriors will support the launch of a new Specialist Leisure Group brand, SportingBreaks.com who will become Official Sports Travel Partner, appearing across the upper back of the away jerseys.

Specialist Leisure Group will continue to engage with the Warriors fanbase through activations such as the popular Shearings Shootout Half Time Challenge, whilst working closely with the Club to support community projects.

The brand will also retain exclusive rights to organise official supporter travel packages to key events such as the Super League Magic Weekend and fixtures outside of the U.K.

Wigan Warriors Executive Director Kris Radlinski said:

“Following two successful years of partnership with Shearings, we are delighted to see the relationship extended to incorporate the wider Specialist Leisure Group.

“Given that Specialist Leisure Group have chosen to not only extend but also expand their partnership with the Club, this shows the strength of the relationship which has been developed between the two organisations.

“We look forward to continuing to work closely with the fantastic staff at Specialist Leisure Group, whilst facilitating opportunities for fans and the local community to engage with both Shearings and SportingBreaks.com.”

Richard Calvert, Chief Executive Officer at Specialist Leisure Group commented:

“We are delighted to have renewed our partnership with Wigan Warriors for 2020. Just like the Warriors, we are not only proud of our Wigan heritage but also of our portfolio of brands that transcend across the UK and further afield just like the Wigan Warriors brand does.

“Our values are aligned and it looks like next year is going to be so exciting, as we increase our investment in our people, holidays, events and hotels, just like the Warriors appear to be doing with some amazing signings to add to their world class squad.”

“Extending our partnership to include our SportingBreaks.com brand is a great addition for 2020. When the team are wearing their away kit, the brand and all the great products it offers such as iconic events like the Silverstone Grand Prix, the Grand National, Moto GP, and a host of other sports such as football, rugby, equestrian, tennis and darts, will be exposed to rugby league fans in key sporting towns around the UK.”

Wigan Warriors can travel with Shearings by way of official supporter travel packages to the Dacia Magic Weekend plus Toronto and Catalans away fixtures in 2020. For more details or to book visit https://www.shearings.com/events-occasions/sport/wigan-warriors-packages/

More details regarding SportingBreaks.com packages will be communicated to Wigan Warriors fans in the coming months, though in the meantime fans are encouraged to register their interest at https://www.SportingBreaks.com/

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