Rugby Union Balls in the licensed Gilbert ranges are fitted with a synthetic latex bladder. This is to ensure that they remain inflated for the maximum length of time when on display.
- Available in size 5
- All replicas are officially licensed and fully endorsed by the International unions
- Balls in the licensed Gilbert rugby ball ranges are fitted with a synthetic latex bladder
Today, the majority of Gilbert rugby balls are made using synthetic bladders, however they still offer a range of heritage and vintage leather balls as a nod back to our origins. In 1842, William Gilbert moved his shop to St Mathews Street, Rugby, just a stone’s throw away from the school.