Find the best rugby stores in London
Whether fans are looking for attire for the Six Nations, World Cup or autumn internationals, the top rugby stores in London can offer a wide range of shirts and accessories. Dedicated union or league fans and casual followers of the oval ball game can find replica shirts, accessories and sportswear.
Scrum down for the latest shirts
The rugby stores in London stock the latest replica shirts for the competing nations in international tournaments and for the major rugby league and union clubs.
The obvious first port of call for rugby fans is the RWC's official merchandise store in Covent Garden. In addition to up-to-date team shirts, the shop stocks the Webb Ellis Cup collection of fashion sportswear for men, women and children. This broad range includes T-shirts, polo shirts, soft shell jackets, parkas and even a branded puffa gilet for fans who want to stay warm and stylish.
For fans of England, an ideal stop-off for merchandise is the Rugby Store in the Twickenham rugby stadium south stand, convenient for shopping before a Six Nations match or autumn international. With an understandable emphasis on England kit, the store stocks replica shirts, leisurewear and fashion items, with even some pieces of babywear for the tiniest rugby fan. The store offers a shirt printing service, if you want to personalise that XXL gift for Dad.
Canterbury of New Zealand is a prestigious brand long associated with rugby clothing and equipment. It has numerous stockists in London including Harrods in Knightsbridge and Sidney Smith in Chelsea. Its latest ranges include Ireland and England kit and accessories.
Fans outside the capital
In addition to the main rugby stores in London, stadium sports shops in rugby strongholds like Leicester, Bath, Gloucester, Wigan and Newcastle stock local and international team shirts. High street stores like Sports Direct or JJB Sports stock a limited range of rugby apparel, and specialist stores often stock the Canterbury brand.