RGC have announced a new kit deal for the upcoming Indigo Group Premiership campaign.

The Gogs’ confirmed that UK sportswear brand Oxen Sports will be the new technical apparel supplier to the club from the beginning of the 2019/20 season.

As part of the recently extended partnership with Elite Pro Sports - the club’s retail partner - Oxen will be supplying all on and off-field merchandise after agreeing a multi-year deal with the Stadiwm Zip World outfit.

Oxen Sports, work alongside professional and amateur athletes, providing innovative garments that enhance their athletic potential. RGC join the Oxen Sports family as part of an elite group of clubs such as Gloucester Rugby in the Gallagher Premiership and Doncaster Knights in the RFU Championship.

As part of the branding change, RGC fans will be able to purchase the new Oxen 2019/20 training range shortly from the online store at www.rgcrugbyshop.com.

There was further good news from a playing perspective as the Gogs’ confirmed the return of hooker Liam Leung to the senior set-up.

The popular figure enjoyed a hugely successful first stint with the club and is expected to provide more competition for places within what looks to be a very strong pack ahead of the new season.

RGC’s U18 squad were on top form during Sunday’s encounter against Sale Sharks Academy, digging deep in the closing stages to come away with a notable 30-28 triumph.