The Judo Federation of Australia is proud to announce that, LION (http://lionco.com) and its milk brand "DARE" will be the major sponsor for the Australian Judo Team, competing at the 2012 Samoa World Cup in November this year. The results of this World Cup, will be used in the selection for the next Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland in 2014.
Stuart Muir, Operations Director from NSW Milk, visited the Australian Institute of Sport where the Australian Judo Team were making there final preparations. Mr Muir was able to meet the athletes and presented each team member with their team uniform. Mr Muir wished the team and all the athletes the best for the upcoming competition and for future events. He was pleased that his company and the "DARE" brand could be associated with the Australian Judo Team.
Colin Hill, president of the Judo Federation of Australia was present and was happy to see this new relationship. He went on to say that "on behalf of the Judo Federation of Australia, I would like to thank Stuart Muir and his company, Lion for supporting the Australian Judo Team and hope that this could be the start of a long and fruitful relationship".
Other sponsors that have helped the team are:
Thanks to judophoto.com.au for providing images.