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Regulation 11 - Appendix 2: Match Officials' kit

The following are the permitted Marks on Match Officials' kit comprising jersey, tracksuit Top, warm-up Top, Match and warm-up shorts, tracksuit bottoms and socks (and/or any similar items) worn on the playing enclosure for International Matches.

Note: Guidance is provided as to the placement of Marks but the Marks may appear anywhere on the playing kit (subject to the restrictions set out below.

2.1. Match Officials' Jersey

Number on diagram

Mark

Max. size

Number permitted

1

World Rugby/Association/Union Emblem/Crest

100cm²

1

2

Competition Mark

100cm²

1

3

Advertising Mark

·   Front: 300cm² in total (total may be divided into two Marks) AND

·   Back: 180cm² in total (total may be divided into two Marks)

Max 2 (front)

AND

max 2 (back)

4

Manufacturer Mark

100cm²

1

Other permitted Marks:

·         Fixture information

 

Front

Back

2.2. Match Officials' Shorts

Number on diagram

Mark

Max. size

Number permitted

1

World Rugby/Association/

Union Emblem/Crest

100cm²

1

3

Advertising Mark

Back only: 100cm² each

2 (back only)

4

Manufacturer Mark

80cm²

1

 

Front

Back

2.3. Match Officials' Socks

Number on diagram

Mark

Max. size

Number permitted

4

Manufacturer Mark

50cm²

2 (once on each sock)

 

2.4. Match Officials' Tracksuit or Similar Warm-Up Top

Number on diagram

Mark

Max. size

Number permitted

1

World Rugby/Association/

Union Emblem/Crest

100cm²

1

2

Competition Mark

100cm²

1

3

Advertising Mark

·   Front: 300cm² in total (total may be divided into two Marks) AND

·  Back: 180cm² in total (total may be divided into two Marks)

Max 2 (front)

AND

max 2 (back)

4

Manufacturer Mark

100cm²

1

 

2.5. Match Officials’ Tracksuit Bottom

Number on diagram

Mark

Max. size

Number permitted

1

World Rugby/Association/

Union Emblem/Crest

100cm²

1

3

Advertising Mark

Back only: 100cm² each

2 (back only)

4

Manufacturer Mark

80cm²

1

 

Front

Back

2.6. Match Officials’ Baselayer and shoulder/chest pads

Number on diagram

Mark

Max. size

Number permitted

4

Manufacturer Mark

25cm²

1 on each item

Note: where baselayer top and shoulder/chest pads are worn together, only one manufacturer mark in total is permitted to be visible

 

2.7. Match Officials’ Boots

Number on diagram

Mark

Max. size

Number permitted

4

Manufacturer Mark

No restrictions

No restrictions

Other permitted Marks:

·         Fixture information

 

 

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