Storm extends apparel partnership

Melbourne Storm and WRS Group today announced the extension of their apparel agreement until the end of 2015.

The sponsorship deal sees BLK replace KooGa as the exclusive apparel partner for Melbourne Storm, receiving logo placement on all of the clubs official apparel, delivering significant brand exposure for the playing kit leader.

Tyron Brant, Managing Director of WRS Group said the organisation was pleased to be continuing its partnership with the 2012 NRL Premiers.

"We are delighted to be in a position to not only maintain but extend our partnership with Victoria's sole representative on the National Rugby League stage," Brant said.

"Melbourne has for many years set the benchmark across the NRL in regards to their approach to achieving sustained success on field and BLK are excited to be continuing on the journey with them for the foreseeable future."

Melbourne Storm Commercial Director Ben Dunn said the club was pleased to be able to extend the partnership for a further two years.

We appreciate the ongoing support of BLK and look forward to continuing our partnership through to the end of 2015, Dunn said.

Melbourne Storm holds the highest standards in performance and BLK have a proven track record of delivering to those same standards. The partnership will provide our team with the best in industry playing and training gear.

The extension of the Melbourne Storm agreement is the latest in an exciting list of partnerships for WRS Group that will see the Australian owned company provide elite sporting teams around the world with high performance apparel.


Australian sports apparel company WRS Group has transitioned KooGa Australia to the rapidly expanding BLK brand.

Since being introduced to the Australian sporting landscape in 1999 KooGa Australia has developed a strong brand reputation. BLK was introduced to the market in 2011 and has provided the WRS Group with a distinct global identity across a number of sports.