LINPAC is a proud sponsor of the local rugby team, Featherstone Rovers with our logo taking pride of place on the players’ shirts and proudly supporting the team all of the way.
On Wednesday the team unveiled its 2016 home shirt in front of a packed Cappers Bar for a special fans forum event where Rovers head coach Jon Sharp also introduced his squad to the supporters for the first time.
The evening also included a re-run of the Kingstone Press Championship Shield Final against London Broncos as well as a Q&A and update on the club off the field with club representatives.
Featherstone Rovers head coach Jon Sharp said “It was a cracking turnout by our supporters and there was a good vibe in the room and we would like to thank everyone who attended. There was a sense of togetherness and everyone pushing the in same direction to take the club forward. It was really good to introduce the players to our passionate fans and they enjoyed mingling with everyone and getting to know what the club is about.”
Jon’s feeling confident of a successful season ahead and we wish him and all the players the best of luck in the coming the months!
Rovers will be playing four pre-season friendly matches at the Big Fella’s Stadium:
3rd January 2016 – Featherstone Rovers vs Featherstone Lions - 3pm
10th January 2016 – Featherstone Rovers vs Wakefield Trinity Wildcats – 3pm
17th January 2016 – Featherstone Rovers vs Salford Red Devils – 3pm
31st January 2016 – Featherstone Rovers vs Leeds Rhinos – 3pm