Mitre Blog

SuperCup NI Launches

The SuperCup NI kicks off in a matter of weeks – with the ball of choice one again being the Mitre ProMax. The tournament, previously known as the Milk Cup, has seen it’s graduates win World Cups along with European trophies – and this years group will be hoping their future is as bright as those before them. Double winner Keith Gillespie was one of those at the launch and he reckons his former club Manchester United will continue to be a force at the SuperCupNI after their entry this... Read More

GETTING STARTED IN RUGBY…

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... Read More

Handsworth Announce Mitre Partnership

Handsworth Parramore FC have today announce their delight at renewing their kit deal with Mitre – whilst securing a fantastic sponsorship deal – with Sheffield based Electrical and Mechnmical Services Contractors H.E.Barnes – for the next two seasons. The deal will see Mitre produce a bespoke kit for Handsworth through local retailer DB Sports – which will be proudly worn across all age groups at the club. Club Vice Chairman Steve Holmes said of the Deal, “Its the 1st time we have ever had a bespoke kit made and our thanks... Read More

Mitre Announced as Official Football Partner of Powerleague

Mitre have today announced their continued partnership with Powerleague, the world’s largest small-sided football centre operator. The deal will see all leagues across the Powerleague Community Clubs play with a unique Mitre football. The specialist ball to be used across Powerleague clubs has been engineered to perform at a lower air pressure – ideal for fast paced play across the floor. Crafted with revolutionary Hyperseam technology – which ensures boosted power, rapid speed and pin-point accuracy – the ball delivers unrivalled performance on artificial pitches. Donna Smith, Brand Manager at... Read More

Father’s Day 2017 : Mitre Gift Guide

Father’s Day is just around the corner, but don’t worry – you’ve still got plenty of time to buy a present for your Dad, Grandad, partner, or whoever else you might be panic-buying for over the next week or so! Father’s Day falls on Sunday 18th June this year, and Mitre has plenty of gift options available, whether your Dad enjoys football, rugby or simply lives in sportswear. The best bit about buying your Father’s Day gifts from Mitre is that our UK express delivery is only £3.85, meaning you’ll... Read More

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FOOTBALL VS RUGBY – THE FULLBACK CHALLENGE

Fiat Professional recently got four famous faces together – as football and rugby faced each other in the Fullback Challenge. The challenge pitted the fullbacks against each other in a series of strength, accuracy and versatility tests. Kitted out in their Mitre gear Danny Mills and Jackie McNamara face two former rugby players – Lee Byrne and Georgan Murphy – but only one could come out on top. The challenge coincides with the launch of the all-new Fiat Fullback pick-up and the launch of Mitres new apparel range. Challenge One The... Read More

The Legend Returns

Mitre, match ball of choice for the English Football League for over 40 years, is ready to make history again with the return of its iconic Delta trademark. Redesigned, reinvented and rejuvenated, the Delta is back as Mitre’s new official match ball for the EFL and SPFL, engineered for optimal control, accuracy and power. Instantly recognisable thanks to its heritage and memorable white, blue and red design, the Delta holds a unique place at the heart of English football and over the years has been treasured by players and fans... Read More

Hyde United announce Mitre kit partnership

Hyde United announce exciting new partnership with global sports brand Mitre Evo-Stik Northern Premier League football club Hyde United has today announced an apparel partnership with British football brand Mitre. The kit partnership will see Mitre supply playing jerseys and trainingwear to players, coaches and club members across all senior and academy teams. Hyde United, formed in 1885, will continue in their traditional colours, wearing a red Mitre Charge jersey throughout the 2017-18 season for home fixtures, whilst choosing a yellow and green option for their away jersey. The deal... Read More

Three Top Training Exercises For Football Coaches

When it comes to coaching a football team, the key to seeing the players at their best is by keeping them engaged and interested in the game. The equation is simple – if they are focused on what they are doing, all efforts will be focused on playing to the best of their ability. But how do you get players to stay engaged? This can often be a struggle with younger players, but no matter what age group you are training – whether it’s under 7s or adults – there... Read More

The Legend Returns

Mitre, match ball of choice for the English Football League for over 40 years, is ready to make history again with the return of its iconic Delta trademark. Redesigned, reinvented and rejuvenated, the Delta is coming back. The Delta holds a unique place at the heart of English football pitches and its return means that a new generation of players can now have their first football experiences with a brand new ball with the same legendary trademark. Over the next four weeks we’ll be giving you exclusive teasers as The Legend... Read More