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OPRO Added as Partner with Major League Rugby

February 5, 2020 - Major League Rugby (MLR) News Release

SALT LAKE CITY - Major League Rugby (MLR) adds OPRO, the world's largest manufacturer of the most technically advanced mouthguard, as a new partner.

Recognized as the world's leading mouthguard brand, OPRO has longstanding partnerships with over 80+ world class sporting associations and supplies thousands of elite athletes with sports mouthguards each year.

As the official mouthguard provider of MLR, OPRO will supply every player from each franchise with their top-level mouthguards, ensuring the very best protection for their teeth.

"Adding OPRO as the official mouthguard provider was a key element for the MLR in year three. We're dedicated to providing the best equipment to our athletes and know that OPRO is committed to excellence in this category," said MLR Commissioner George Killebrew.

OPRO was founded over 20 years ago with its roots firmly in the sport of rugby. The new partnership with MLR underpins OPRO's commitment to supporting rugby in North America, alongside their official partnerships with USA Rugby, D1A Rugby, and Rugby Canada.

"We are delighted to be partnered with Major League Rugby ahead of the highly anticipated 2020 season and to be able to continue to grow our influence in America, a key market for us", said Daniel Lovat, OPRO's Sports Marketing Director, "as a company, we are dedicated to bringing leading technology and safety to athletes at all levels of sport and we look forward to working with Major League Rugby as they continue to help grow the game of Rugby in North America."

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