Herts based OPRO announce partnership with Argentine Rugby Union

Lucy Neave

OPRO, the world’s largest manufacturer of the most technically advanced mouthguard, have announced their long-term partnership with the Argentine Rugby Union (UAR), the governing body for the rugby in Argentina.

As part of the partnership, OPRO will Argentina’s elite players with the very best in mouthguard protection.

Players from UAR’s elite performance programme, including Los Pumas, Jaguares, Argentina XV, Los Pumas 7s, Women, Under 20 and Under 18, will have access to the best-fitting, most comfortable mouthguards in the world.

Furthermore, OPRO have been granted the rights to produce officially licensed UAR branded mouthguards from their Self-Fit range for sale to the general public.

OPRO are dedicated to bringing leading technology and safety to athletes at all levels and are the official mouthguard partner of more than 85 teams and associations, including England Rugby, Rugby Australia and New Zealand Rugby.

Miguel Dupont, Commercial Manager of the UAR: “We are proud to announce this new strategic alliance with OPRO because it reaffirms our commitment to continue working with companies that are leaders and pioneers in many sports in the world. It is a long-term bond that we will surely build in each competition where our teams participate”.

OPRO Sports Marketing Director, Daniel Lovat, commented: “We are exceptionally proud to partner with UAR, who are a shining light in the sport and one of the most respected rugby associations around the world. We very much look forward to fitting their players with our mouthguards, ensuring they have the best protection for their teeth.

“OPRO have been involved in rugby for 22 years and we are delighted to extend our partnership family to include another world leading, iconic sports organisation”.