PlayerLayer are the kit partners of University of St Andrews. The partnership was launched at the beginning of the 2015 academic year.
Founded in 1410, St Andrews is the oldest of the four ancient universities of Scotland, and the third oldest university in the English-speaking world.
“PlayerLayer are delighted to be entering a partnership with another of the world’s most prestigious Universities. The University of St Andrews is an institution steeped in tradition, boasting a rich history and culture. We admire the way in which they respect and uphold their roots and values, whilst also embracing the constantly developing modern world, something that PlayerLayer have always been determined to do. We can’t wait to get started and produce a beautiful, unique look, which will hopefully pay tribute to the university’s identity.”
Joe Middleton – PlayerLayer CEO
PlayerLayer is an emerging and rapidly growing British sports brand. Its roots can be found in baselayer, a product that has helped define the company’s design philosophy; combining modern, innovative design concepts with high performance, premium product. The unique ability to customise and personalise has allowed PlayerLayer to enjoy considerable growth, both at an amateur and professional level. Now, it is an established British sports brand, becoming more and more influential in the European market. The deeply engrained ethos of the brand professes the importance of togetherness and pride within a team or organisation. In the words of PlayerLayer “BELONG”.
"Saints Sport is very excited to announce our new partnership with PlayerLayer. The University of St Andrews prides itself on excellence and innovation, seeking the most talented students and encouraging them to be the best they can be. Sport continues to go from strength to strength with ever growing numbers of our students getting involved and competing at even higher levels. PlayerLayer are the perfect fit for the Saints; we are hugely impressed by the high quality and service they can offer, and their desire to capture the spirit of St Andrews. By working together we hope to strengthen and develop the uniqueness of our brand, whilst embracing the traditions of our historic University."
Sarah Thompson - Athletic Union President, The University of St Andrews