The CAMANACHD ASSOCIATION has today announced that longstanding partner of the association, Highland Industrial Supplies has agreed to become the title sponsor for the 2019 Sutherland Cup.
It marks the latest in a rich history of high-profile sports sponsorship and brand associations for the Camanachd Association which is essential for the sustainability of one of our most sought National Cup competitions.
Camanachd Association Chief Executive Officer Derek Keir said: “We are absolutely delighted to expand our partnership with Highland Industrial Supplies who have been a core supporter of the Camanachd Association and Shinty for a number of years. They are an integral part of a growing family of key sponsors and partners who recognise the important role that Shinty plays across our communities.
“As an established and respected leading brand in a very competitive marketplace, Highland Industrial Supplies is a perfect partner for the Camanachd Association and we look forward to working with them in the lead up to the final. Sponsorship of the Sutherland Cup is hugely valued and appreciated and I say that not only on behalf of the Camanachd Association but on behalf of all the players and the clubs competing in the 2019 Highland Industrial Supplies Sutherland Cup.”
Garry MacKintosh a Company Director for Highland Industrial Supplies said "We are delighted to show our continued support for Shinty through the sponsorship of the Sutherland Cup. We have had a long standing relationship with the Camanachd Association and Shinty across Scotland and we are pleased that our support can provide a competitive pathway for communities across Scotland"
In the recently published Surviving and Thriving - The Fifth Quarter Century of the Camanachd Association, Vice President Steven MacKenzie said "Business Club members such as Highland Industrial Supplies provide invaluable financial support across a range of activities from the elite players competing in the Shinty/ Hurling International right down to our development team activities across Scotland"
Ties for the Semi Final of the 2019 Highland Industrial Supplies Sutherland Cup are to be played on Saturday 22nd June 2019
Glenurquhart 2nds v Lovat 2nds
Lochside Rovers 1st v Newtonmore 2nds