World Cup comes to Robertsbridge

The trophy awarded to the Rugby World Cup winners paid a visit to Robertsbridge on Monday.

The Gilbert sales and management team with the Webb Ellis Trophy
The Gilbert sales and management team with the Webb Ellis Trophy

The Webb Ellis Trophy made a special guest appearance at Gilbert Rugby HQ in the village during the company’s annual sales conference and product launch.

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Gilbert Rugby is the official and exclusive ball supplier to the 2015 Rugby World Cup, as it has been for the past five tournaments since 1995. The official RWC 2015 ball design (designed in Robertsbridge) was released by Gilbert earlier this month.