The Samoa Breweries CEO, Brent Adams presenting the $60,000 cheque to Faimalōmatumua Matthew Lemisio, President of Marist Saint Joseph’s Sports Club with other Marist sports club members.
APIA, SAMOA – 24 JANUARY 2020: Vailima Breweries has again thrown its backing behind the Marist International Sevens with a $60,000 talā sponsorship of this year’s tournament next month.
The cheque was presented yesterday by the CEO of the Samoa Breweries, Brent Adams to Faimalō Matthew Lemisio, President of Marist Saint Joseph’s Sports Club.
The relationship between Vailima Breweries and the Marist Sports Club has been going strong for the past 25 years.
“We look to keep supporting the Marist 7s Rugby tournament as a way of giving back to our community,” said Brent Adams, CEO of Vailima Samoa Breweries.
“This money will help a lot in our preparations and if one of the players will be able to showcase their talents and be selected to play overseas, then that’s more than enough for us,” said Faimalō Matthew Lemisio, President of Marist Saint Joseph’s Sports Club.
The 32nd Marist 7s will be played at the Apia Concrete Products Stadium at Lotopa on the 14th and 15th of February 2020. Teams from overseas will start arriving on 10 February.