Dricus du Plessis's UFC Fight and Inspiring Journey Take Center Stage
The countdown begins as UFC fighter Dricus du Plessis gears up for his highly anticipated fight against number 2 middleweight and former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker on July 8, 2023, at UFC 290 in Las Vegas. To commemorate this pivotal moment in his career, Old School, the renowned sportswear brand, is proud to host an exclusive event on June 14, 2023, at Moonshine in Menlyn Pretoria, celebrating Dricus's remarkable journey in South Africa.
As Dricus du Plessis bids farewell to his home country, this momentous bout against Robert Whittaker signifies the culmination of his extraordinary career thus far. The fight holds great significance as Dricus prepares to leave for America and embark on the next chapter of his MMA journey. Adding to the intensity, the Springboks, South Africa's national rugby team, will also be facing Australia on the same day, making it a remarkable clash of nations.
In conjunction, Old School is honored to unveil an exclusive clothing range, specially designed to reflect Dricus's indomitable spirit and his deep-rooted connection with South Africa. This collection showcases the fusion of traditional and contemporary elements, paying tribute to the legacy Dricus leaves behind.
As a testament to Dricus du Plessis's unwavering dedication, Old School will also present an exclusive preview of a captivating documentary, Defying Boundaries: Dricus du Plessis’s Journey, delving into the highs and lows of his career and his unyielding love for his home country. This documentary offers an intimate glimpse into the life and accomplishments of a true sporting icon, leaving an enduring legacy for generations to come.
The exclusive event will be attended by influential media personalities, notable sport stars, and esteemed individuals from various fields, further highlighting the impact Dricus du Plessis has had on the South African sports community.
Old School is proud to stand alongside Dricus du Plessis "we aim to celebrate his exceptional talent, honor his South African legacy, and inspire aspiring athletes worldwide."
About Old School
Old School represents a proud sense of tradition and quality. It signifies doing things the way they used to be done, with a belief that it was the better way. Established in 2019 as Old School, our timeless athletic designs brought a nation together for any sport or occasion. Since our rebranding in 2021, Old School has expanded into new markets with our trend-setting casual fashion style. We are on a mission to redefine the rugby jersey, while embracing our distinctive South African perspective and as an aspirational lifestyle brand, we aim to influence how people dress.