TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - Rugby Canada announced today a new partnership naming Velocity Trade as a Signature Partner of the national sport organization. This partnership will see Velocity Trade become the official partner of Rugby Canada's Men's Sevens Team on the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. Velocity Trade, an international company, will be featured as the front of jersey sponsor for Canada's Men's Sevens Team on seven of the ten stops of the 2016-17 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. Velocity Trade's logo will also feature on the back of the team's shorts for the additional three Series stops. With offices in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and the UK, there is a great fit between Velocity Trade and the series venues in which Rugby Canada's Men's Sevens Team will be competing. "Velocity Trade are delighted to further our sponsorship of rugby in Canada," said Simon Law, Managing Partner of Velocity Trade. "In addition to the grass roots sponsorship of the Rugby Alliance which is in its fifth year locally in Toronto, Velocity is pleased to be supporting Canada's efforts on the global stage. Our global trading partners, clients and friends through our network of offices across four continents are able to enjoy the exposure of Canada's finest in action in this fast-paced and highly exciting arena."