Bundee Aki – Intersport Elverys Brand Ambassador
Intersport Elverys are proud to have Ireland International and Connacht rugby star Bundee Aki as our brand ambassador since 2016. We feel Intersport Elverys and Bundee Aki are a perfect fit, as we share common values, vision, focused on family, strive to be number one and are rooted in sports performance. He has played for Connacht since 2014, winning the PRO12 title in 2016, playing in the European Champions Cup and has recently made an impressives 100 appearances for the province. After his successes with Connacht he went on to make his Irish debut and since 2017, Bundee has won the Six Nations Grand Slam, Triple Crown and was also part of the teams historic victory over his native New Zealand at the Aviva Stadium in 2018, as well as playing his part in the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
Being one of the most recognisable faces in Irish Rugby, if not Irish sport, Bundee is a fantastic ambassador for our brand. We’ve worked well together over the past 4 years and have collaborated on a number of fan initiatives, campaigns, videos and photo shoots. Take a look at some of the highlights below.
Bundee Aki & The Connacht Fans
Bundee chats to Intersport Elverys about his special relationship with Connacht rugby supporters. He has a look back to just after winning the PRO12 title.
‘Meet & Greet’ with Bundee Aki Before All Backs Game
Some very lucky Intersport Elverys competition winners got to go to a pre-match Meet & Greet with Bundee Aki, before heading to the Aviva to watch Ireland face the All Blacks!
A Christmas Message
On Christmas morning, Bundee wishes all our customers a very happy Christmas.
Bundee Aki vs Robbie Henshaw Challenges
To launch the new Irish Rugby range in 2018, Intersport Elverys paired Bundee and his good friend Robbie Henshaw against each other in a number of challenges. It got competitive.
Bundee Aki races Dublin GAA star Philly McMahon
Bundee Aki & Philly McMahon had a race on Grafton street, to help get Ireland running! There could only be one winner, surely?
Irish Rugby World Cup Jersey Launch
Last year Intersport Elverys were able to launch the Irish Rugby World Cup jerseys in-store with the help of Bundee. Hopefully we’ll be able to do this again soon!
Big Fan Of Boots
For a player who gets great wear out of his boots, Bundee has always been happy to test the latest boots for us through the years.
Training With Bundee
Who better than to showcase the running and training range Intersport Elverys has to offer, than Bundee Aki.
Bundee Aki takes on Robbie Henshaw is a Quiz about Japan
Before heading off to the Rugby World Cup in Japan, Bundee and Robbie went head to head again, this time in a quiz about Japan.
Inspired By Training at Christmas with Bundee Aki
Last year, Bundee was one of the main stars in our Christmas campaign, showcasing his acting skill and inspiring youngsters.
Selfie With Bundee
Intersport Elverys gave Irish Rugby fans across Ireland the chance to get a selfie with Bundee during the World Cup. They all seemed delighted.
As you can see from some of the activity we’ve done with Bundee over the years, he’s able to put his hand to lots of different things. We’re delighted to be able to work with Bundee again into the future and we’ll have some more fantastic content coming your way in the not so distant future.
You can shop the brand new Irish Rugby range in-store (when they reopen) or online HERE at Intersport Elverys, official sports retail partner of the IRFU.