Bearhug Partners with Swansea RFC to Support Welsh Grassroots Rugby

Bearhug the brand behind bamboo joint supports and muscle is thrilled to announce its partnership with Swansea RFC, an iconic rugby club deeply rooted in the Welsh sporting tradition.



Bearhug is building its reputation on quality bamboo compression solutions that aim to minimise injuries and enhance recovery times, making it an ideal partner for Swansea RFC. The current range of products consists of wrist, elbow, knee and ankle joint supports along with calf and thigh muscle sleeves and the team will be benefitting from these products to help strengthen their recovery protocols.



Founded by Rhys George, a proud Welshman and ex Llandovery player, the company has grown globally with sales in over 30 countries mainly through its along the way has garnered acclaim from athletes and teams worldwide. With injuries being a perennial concern in sports and rugby particularly, Bearhugrecovery solutions will play a pivotal role in minimizing downtime and ensuring that players can return to peak performance swiftly.

The collaboration between Bearhug and Swansea RFC will build on the successto the club’s continued success building on the success of their 150thanniversary year but will also bolster the development of young talent within the region.



“We are honoured to join forces with Swansea RFC, a club steeped in tradition and excellence, it’s exciting to be building on the success of their 150thanniversary year” said Rhys, CEO of Bearhug.

Swansea RFC’s commitment to developing local talent has been a cornerstone of their success over the years. The partnership with Bearhug exemplifies the club’s dedication to maintaining their status as a Welsh rugby institution while embracing the latest innovation and advancement in sports recovery and injury prevention that are based right here in Wales.

Hugh Gustafson, Head Coach at Swansea RFC, commented, “Bearhug are supporting the players with performance on the field and recovery off it. We are very pleased to be working with them and using their products throughout the season”. 

As this partnership unfolds Bearhug want to support not only the players but the wider Swansea RFC community. Their range of supports and sleeves can be used by anyone for any activity – whether that be walking the dog or scrummaging on St Helens. You can find out more at

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