Field Hockey Canada is thrilled to announce a new partnership with OPRO, the world’s largest manufacturer of the most technically advanced mouthguard. This collaboration brings together two renowned entities in the sports world to further enhance player safety and promote the growth of field hockey in Canada.
Through this partnership, OPRO will provide Field Hockey Canada’s athletes with its state-of-the-art mouthguard technology, ensuring optimum protection and comfort during games and training sessions. As a recognized industry leader, OPRO offers innovative mouthguards that meet the highest safety standards and are trusted by athletes worldwide.
OPRO is also the Official Mouthguard provider of over 70 world-class sporting organizations including, including Great Britain Hockey, Hockey Australia, New Zealand Rugby, England Rugby, and the UFC.
“We are extremely proud to be partnering with Field Hockey Canada,” said Daniel Lovat, Commercial Director of OPRO. “As a company dedicated to player safety, we look forward to providing their athletes with our most advanced mouthguard technology. By joining forces, we aim to support field hockey players across Canada to compete at their best while prioritizing their well-being on the field.”
This partnership will also involve collaborative efforts to raise awareness about the importance of proper protective gear and injury prevention in field hockey. OPRO and Field Hockey Canada will work together to promote educational initiatives and engage with the field hockey community to foster a culture of safety and excellence.
Susan Ahrens, CEO of Field Hockey Canada, commented: “We are delighted to join the OPRO global family – and for OPRO to join ours. With athlete safety and wellbeing paramount, it is important to FHC to partner with the world’s preeminent mouthguard supplier and further advance our commitment to the wellbeing of our athletes.”
Founded more than 25 years ago in 1997 by Dr. Anthony Lovat BDS., OPRO is the world’s most technically advanced mouthguard company and a leading pioneer in oral protection. From their state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Hertfordshire (UK), they are dedicated to creating the ultimate in dental protection by using innovation and technology for the good of athletes at all levels of sport
From grass roots to high performance, Field Hockey Canada is working to develop and strengthen field hockey across the country, and to position our National Teams for consistent podium contention.