Rugby in America is a cost-effective sports sponsorship opportunity for your business.


Build your company’s prestige and image through the association of sports.The Rugged Rugby Tour offers a perfect sponsorship activation platform for hospitality, social media, digital content marketing and building awareness. Our platform allows fans to connect with brands over a premium community experience.



The Rugged Rugby Tour is a re-imagined entertainment platform that will host a tailgate event, rugby game and live concert over the course of a day.

Our mission is to introduce new fans to the fantastic sport of rugby in America through our events.

The Rugged Rugby Tour offers broad appeal for all types of fans.  Surrounded by the high-performance sport of rugby, our events are impactful, entertaining, and engaging.

We bring together the best local, regional, national and sometimes international rugby talent.

Working closely with the community at each of our tour stops, Rugged Rugby Tour takes an innovative approach to promote our events and content, presenting NEW rugby fans to the sport of rugby, and the rugby community at large.

If this is your first game or you are a loyal rugby fanatic, Rugged Rugby Tour is the perfect way to enjoy a superb rugby experience.

Did you know you can get premium sports branding and traction without big league pricing?

It’s true! You don’t need a BIG budget to get the prestige of being a sports advertiser, you just need to know where to sponsor rugby and how to use rugby content in your marketing plan.

But, the problem is that 99.9% of business owners simply don’t know how to get into the sport of rugby!

This is where Rugged Rugby Tour can help your business.

  • Find a way to positively promote the image and culture of your business.

  • Build prestige for your business.

  • Create meaningful connections with your customers or clients.

  • Creating original content for promotion, exposure and awareness.

We can put together a high-performance sports marketing plan around the sport of rugby.  A plan that helps to position your business front and center in conversations, promotion and exposure.

Tap into our expertise and knowledge!

Your marketing effort should be about generating long term promotional content.

So, what is the big deal?

Rugby is a big deal!

People will always watch live sports and they’ll engage with their friends and other fans UNLIKE any other activity.

Rugby can create high impact content which allows sponsors to get much more traction.

Stories matter in life and in marketing. The reason is simple. Great stories make people feel something and create powerful connections between your customer and the characters (in this case teams, players, fans, the rugby environment) within the stories as they relate to your brand.

Stories are the perfect catalyst to building brand loyalty and brand value. When you can develop an emotional connection between consumers and your brand, your brand’s strength will grow exponentially.

Brand storytelling requires a means to be creative, which rugby offers.


Make Rugged Rugby Tour an ideal entertainment destination for strengthening existing business relationships, forging new ones, or simply rewarding those clients who continually supply your business with their trade. Our packages include dedicated hosts/hostesses, inclusive food and drink, as well as visibility and recognition throughout the event.


Connect with fans, friends and the Rugged Rugby Tour by sponsoring a photo booth that allows you to increase social media fans and collect data. Fans will instantly share a branded photo to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. Content that fans will want to share!


  • Get the highest visibility and recognition on the Rugged Rugby Tour website.
  • 100% share of voice to an advertiser on the home page.
  • Most heavily-trafficked page.
  • We offer a local and national takeover.
  • Our presenting digital sponsorship is interactive with ability to dialogue to fans.
  • Immersive, digital sponsors enjoy multiple touch points.
  • Included in and identified in all content marketing plans.


Promotional Pints offer premium, high visibility space through a commemorative collector’s item that offers long promotional life. The promotional pints are sure to get lots of photos and are environmentally friendly.


Tap into our expertise and fan base to develop mutually beneficial content. Our social media sponsors work to generate online conversations for your business and bring your company’s marketing and new media presence to the next level.

Who is Professional Rugby Agency?

Professional Rugby Agency was created by Gregory Tanner, an entrepreneur and author of “The Business of Rugby”.

Since 2011 Professional Rugby Agency has been helping entrepreneurs and business owners build dynamic partnerships with rugby. Our clients have created engaging and action-packed content reaching local to national markets.

We are the only rugby focused sports marketing agency in the United States with a focus on providing the information and services needed to make rugby a cornerstone of any business promotional plan.

We offer perfect world sponsorship activation for businesses of all sizes in the most cost-effective sport in America – Rugby.

Start the conversation.

Helping businesses and entrepreneurs, we understand your challenges, concerns & ambitions.

Make the most of your brand association with a major sports event that includes rugby without the major league ticket price.

Why sponsoring Rugged Rugby Tour will get your business front and center.

Sponsorship is Interactive. While advertising is a monologue, sponsorship is dialogue.

Sponsorship is Emotional. It taps into events, places and causes that consumers are passionate about.

Sponsorship is Relevant.  It reaches consumers in places they choose to be in.

Sponsorship is Immersive. Through multiple touch points and components.

Sponsorship is Efficient.  Cost per impressions are lower, and cost per interaction is more valuable.

A rugby sponsorship is the most effective way to build the great stories that make people feel something and create powerful connections as they relate to your brand.




Rugby Catalyst LLC
3773 Cherry Creek Drive North 575
Denver, Colorado 80209
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