Mitre Blog

DISNEY ANNOUNCE LAUNCH OF STAR WARS™ MITRE SERIES

The world’s original football brand is delivering fans a unique collection of Star Wars Mitre balls, inspired by the world’s most iconic pop culture phenomenon. Just as the first love of nearly every child growing up is football, one of their favourite movies has got to be Star Wars! This Christmas, Mitre is uniting with Star Wars to deliver a series of footballs that will excite fans of all ages. Available in Scriball, Match Ball and Pop-up Goal, the new Star Wars Mitre collection is perfect for fans of all... Read More

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Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership off to a flyer

What a start! Less than two months into the new Scottish football season and its already proving to be somewhat of a rollercoaster for teams and fans throughout the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership. With six wins and a draw from their seven games so far, Celtic currently sit at the top of the pile with a couple of points’ breathing space; and, with Partick Thistle and Kilmarnock yet to win a match, they find themselves in an unfortunate relegation battle early on. Ross County started with a win, but since then... Read More

ORCHARD WELSH PREMIER WOMEN’S LEAGUE ANNOUNCES CONTINUED MITRE PARTNERSHIP

The Orchard Welsh Premier Women’s League (WPWL) is pleased to announce that Mitre will continue to be the Official Match Ball provider to the WPWL. The deal, which will see clubs play with an exciting new Mitre Element football, will run alongside the recently announced deal with the JD Welsh Premier League for three seasons. The WPWL, formed in 2009, is the highest level of women’s league football within Wales. Nathan Spencer, Brand Activation Exec at Mitre Sports International, said of the partnership: ‘’We’re delighted to announce our continued partnership... Read More

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Let’s Get Your Team Kitted Out!

We’ve teamed up with Wickes and the EFL to offer the ultimate football kit! We’re giving away 230 kits to teams up and down the country. Kits include : 15 x Jerseys, Shorts & Socks – making sure you turn up to game-day in style! 10 x Footballs – helping you perform like a pro! 1 x Managers Jacket – to help you keep cool under pressure 1 x Ball Bag – for ease carrying your equipment away from the pitch Enter at > www.wickes.co.uk/kits4clubs To enter, you must be a... Read More

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Sky Bet EFL Championship Season Preview 2017/18

This Friday night sees the first fixtures kick off in the 2017/18 Championship season and we’re all getting ready for what promises to be a truly exciting season in one of world football’s most competitive leagues. Anyone who follows Championship football will know that it’s all about fine margins; in a league where any team can usually beat any other, it’s often tricky to tell who all of the main players in the promotion race will be at this point. For newly relegated Sunderland, now without their standout top scorer... Read More

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Sky Bet League One Season Preview 2017/18

Every football fan loves the ‘blank slate feeling’ at the start of a new season. Whether you’re one of those who is full of optimism every August, or someone who tends to be more on the pessimistic side, at least you know that until everyone kicks off on the 5th August at 3pm, every club is level and there is the possibility of achieving something meaningful in the next campaign. Will the clubs who have dropped down from the Championship go straight back up again? Fans of Wigan Athletic, Blackburn... Read More

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Sky Bet League Two Season Preview 2017-18

With a new season always comes new hope; a fresh chance for every single team in League Two to make their mark. Whether their main aim is consolidating their place in the football league, or they have loftier ambitions, until 3pm on Saturday 5th August, everyone is equal; statistically speaking at least. The coming season looks to be shaping up nicely, with newly promoted Forest Green Rovers and Lincoln City keen to make flying starts to their respective campaigns and keep their respective fine runs from last season going as... Read More

How to get started in rugby

Depending on whether you are a junior or an adult, there are various ways to get involved in playing rugby. Whether you’re interested in rugby union, rugby league, wheelchair rugby or touch rugby, there are opportunities all over the UK for people of all ages and abilities to take up the sport. You might want to take part just for fun and to stay active, or maybe it’s something you want to take a little more seriously. Many secondary schools across the UK have rugby as part of their regular... Read More

Mitre’s summer sports product guide

Summer can be a time of year when many people’s sporting activity eases off a little. The new football season is still a few weeks away, the school holidays are imminent and, sometimes, organised clubs and sports can take a break for a month or so too. Here at Mitre, we think that everyone should have opportunities to be active all year round, so we have compiled a list of our top products to help people make the most of the good weather (hopefully), whatever you’re up to this summer.... Read More

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Stenhousemuir Announce Exciting New Partnership with Mitre Sports & RJM Sports

Stenhousemuir have today announced a new kit partnership with Scottish retailer RJM Sports, which will see Mitre become the Club’s Official Kit Manufacturer for the next 3 years. The deal will see Stenhousemuir team up with Scottish based team kit supplier RJM Sports – in a deal which will ensure high quality Mitre kit and a first-class service for the club, players, community teams and fans.  Mitre have designed a unique Maroon and White jersey for home games at Ochilview Park, whilst a stylish Amber and Black design will be... Read More