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Press Release: 4th November 2014

4774084_IRFU_Logo_108x127Kelkin Announces Partnership Deal with the IRFU Ahead of Springboks Clash

Kelkin to supply the IRFU with a range of their healthfood products

4th November 2014: Kelkin has today revealed its partnership with the IRFU as an official supplier to Irish Rugby. Kelkin will supply the IRFU with a range of their healthfood products which have been approved by IRFU Performance Nutritionist Ruth Wood-Martin. Now almost 40 years in business, their extensive knowledge and wide range of delicious, wholesome foods have made Kelkin Ireland’s leading healthfood company.

Irish Rugby Internationals Tommy Bowe, Eoin Reddan and Mike McCarthy are pictured at the launch in Carton House ahead of their upcoming game against South Africa in the Aviva Stadium this Saturday the 8th of November 2014.

Speaking about the partnership, Charlie Sothern, Commercial Director from Kelkin commented “Today we are truly delighted to announce our partnership as an official supplier to the IRFU. Just like an athlete, we in Kelkin understand that healthy, nutritiously balanced meals and snacks are a cornerstone for performance and personal well-being. As an Irish company we’re proud to support our Irish sporting heroes and we look forward to cheering on the Irish Rugby Team in their upcoming games against South Africa, Georgia and Australia.”

Padraig Power, IRFU Commercial and Marketing Director commented “The IRFU is delighted to be partnering with Kelkin. Refuelling the team is an extremely important part of professional rugby. Irish Rugby and Kelkin are two leading Irish brands which compliment each other very well and we look forward to working with them”.


For further information:
Rachel Solon
Wilson Hartnell
01 6690030 / 0876245326

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