Hockey Australia has secured ongoing commitment from another of its current partners with Kumho Tyre Australia signing on for 2024.
One of the world’s leading tyre brands, Kumho is the official tyre partner of Hockey Australia.
The announcement follows the recent renewal of East Coast Car Rentals and acquisition of Westcare Ambulance as Hockey Australia partners ahead of what is a huge year for the sport on the international stage.
“Families across Australia accumulated thousands of kilometres of driving to and from local hockey matches on weekends, state and national championships every year,” said HA CEO David Pryles.
“Kumho Tyres is one of the world’s most trusted tyre manufacturers, making this partnership an excellent alignment with supporting hockey families through safety and reliability on the road.”
“Kumho’s recommitment rounds off some fantastic recent commercial announcements for hockey heading into next year and build on its valued list of corporate partners.”
Established in 1960 as part of the Kumho Asiana Group before entering the Australian marketplace in the mid 1970s, Kumho has a presence across 180 countries.
“Kumho is excited to continue our partnership with Hockey Australia,” said David Basha, Kumho Tyre Australia, Director of Sales & Marketing.
“We admire their commitment to grassroots sport across the nation and of course the pride we all feel in the success of the national teams on the world stage. To contribute to this is something we are very proud of.”