Sportscraft, the iconic Australian brand that has been outfitting the Qantas Wallabies since 2010, have been named as Official Supplier of Opening Ceremony and formal uniforms to the 2016 Australian Olympic Team.
Next year will mark the seventh time Sportscraft have been given the opportunity to design the official attire for the Australian team since their association in Atlanta’s 1996 Summer Olympic Games.
The announcement comes at a special time for Sportscraft, who are currently celebrating their 100th anniversary.
Rio 2016 will mark Rugby Sevens debut at the Olympics, with the Australian men’s and women’s team’s currently vying for qualification to the Games in Brazil.
CEO of Fashion Company, APG & Co., Adrian Jones, spoke of his pride in gaining such on opportunity during their major milestone.
"It's with enormous pride and great honour that in Sportscraft's centenary year, we announce that we will once again partner as the Official Supplier of Opening Ceremony and Formal Uniforms to the 2016 Australian Olympic Team. What can be more Australian than collaborating and drawing on our heritage to outfit the Australian Olympic Team?"
Sportscraft has been affiliated with Australian National Rugby Union teams and officials since 2010 including the Qantas Wallabies, Qantas Rugby Sevens teams, Under 20s and Referees.