Aurivo Co-Op has announced that Connacht Gold has continued its support for Sligo Rovers as part of its ongoing sponsorship of the Bit O’Red Under 19 side.
Connacht Gold has been the official sponsor of the Under 19 side for the last two years, with Aurivo’s global business based in the county.
Sense Of Community
“We are delighted to continue our relationship with Sligo Rovers through our sponsorship of the Bit O’Red Under 19 side again this year,” Karen McGarty, communications and brand manager Aurivo, said.
“As Sligo Rovers continue to invest in the young players of the future and develop a centre of excellence, we are proud to support the club’s vision and ensure it operates as an integral part of the local community.”
Martin Heraghty, Sligo Rovers Chairman, welcomed the announcement, which aims to develop the club, and highlighted the development of the side since the beginning of the partnership.
“The partnership is supporting our players' pathway for future success and it is vital for Sligo Rovers to have sponsors such as Aurivo’s Connacht Gold brand to help fund the academy team,” Heraghty said.
“There is a huge sense of community with this sponsorship deal and we are delighted to have Aurivo’s Connacht Gold as our official sponsors of the Under 19 side again this year, which will help us continue to develop our underage team.”
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