With a busy few months of sport coming up with the Rugby World Cup, The NRL Grand Final, and The AFL Grand Final. We are highlighting some Irish retail companies that can supply activewear, athleisure wear, and warm jumpers for those watching the finals or heading to France.
IrelandsEye Knitwear is a family-run company that has been creating knitwear for over 35 years. Inspired by the Irish landscape, Irish culture and the colours of nature, IrelandsEye combine a traditional Irish knitwear heritage with their own unique twist, to create knitwear for all occasions.
Designed and made in Dublin, they create a wide range of styles for both men and women, in a variety of bespoke wools and colours. Choose from luxurious sweaters, cardigans, vests, ponchos and more.
Shop online at: irelandseyeknitwear.com
Over the past eight decades, Dubarry has enjoyed merging innovation and design with a timeless aesthetic for country lovers. The Dubarry brand caters for all interests and lifestyles – from dog walking and countryside sports to high-performance sailing.
Regardless of where you sit on the athlete/leisure scale, all of Dubarry’s footwear and outwear has been skillfully constructed to ensure that whatever adventure you undertake your needs will be met. Through their experience and dedication to sourcing the best performing, responsible materials they can find, you can be sure that Dubarry will always have you covered.
Shop online at: www.dubarry.com.au
Gym Plus Coffee:
Gym+Coffee is an athleisure brand powered by the community and with a passion to Make Life richer. Created in Ireland in 2017 by three friends on a mission to bring high quality athletic clothing to a community of people focused on socialising around exercise, Gym+Coffee is now Ireland’s largest, fastest growing and most recognisable active + athleisurewear brand.
Serving our community from our Clubhouses in Ireland and the UK and continuing to expand our online presence in Australia, North America, Europe and the rest of the globe.
Hanna Hats creates timeless headwear pieces and accessories, enjoyed the world over, in their Donegal Town workshop on Ireland’s northwest coast. Inspired by its heritage and the breath-taking landscape of Donegal, Hanna Hats continues to focus on its community, customers, and original designs. Every Hanna Hat piece showcases innovation, natural fabrics, and the highest-quality standards.
Shop online at: Irish Tweed Caps and Hats (hannahats.com)
Sharon Keegan is founder of Peachylean Athleisure Wear, an inclusive active wear company instilling confidence and self-esteem in women. Sharon started the company in 2018 after she failed to find suitable supportive active wear after the birth of her first son Liam.
Since then, the Dublin woman has grown the company into an award-winning female led company. Peachylean active wear is specially designed to support and shape the body, giving women confidence and self-esteem to love their body’s.
Established in Ireland in 1918 and growing steadily and sustainably ever since, O’Neill’s Sportswear has forged an unmatched reputation for high-quality custom teamwear production, impeccable service and industry-leading innovation.
O’Neill’s is currently partnered with Adelaide Crows, Brumbies Rugby, Hockey Australia and current NRL Premiers Penrith Panthers within the Australian pro team landscape, while also proudly supplying our thousands of grassroots customers world-wide.