The Rose of Tralee International Festival is delighted to announce a new collaboration with the renowned clothing brand – Benetti Menswear, the title sponsor for the Rose Escorts 2022.
To announce the “Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts 2022”, a selection of the qualifying Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts gathered at Casement Aerodrome, Baldonnel and were joined by special guest the current Rose of Tralee – Sinead Flanagan.
Indeed, it was a very poignant event as it was the first reveal of the qualifying Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts 2022. Having completed the Rose Escort Bootcamp in early June, which consisted of a host of outdoor activities across Dingle and the Kerry Coastline, this is the final selection that qualified for the 2022 Festival. Two of the Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts, Matt Carroll and Darragh Callaghan are serving members of the Irish Air Corps and accordingly led the reveal of the 2022 Rose Escort selection.
Commandant Stephen Byrne, SO Press & Public Relations, Air Corps hosted a tour of the incredible Museum located onsite, outlining that 2022 is the Centenary Anniversary of the Irish Air Corps.
Each of the Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts wore the brand`s 'James Peak Lapel Tuxedo’. This tuxedo is tailored from luxurious fabrics in a neat and tapered profile. It has satin peak lapels that lends itself to a retro quality, while broadening your shoulders.
The full selection of the 33 Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts 2022, will be gifted with exquisite attire from the Benetti Menswear brand for the Live TV Shows. In addition, the Winner of the Benetti Menswear Rose Escort of the year will receive a prize valued at €2k, from Benetti Menswear.
Commenting on the new association, Vincent Nally, Benetti Menswear Representative Stated:
“Benetti Menswear are delighted to announce our official partnership with the Rose of Tralee for this year’s landmark festival. Accordingly, we will be working closely with all 33 ‘Rose Escorts’ as we look to announce the ‘Benetti Menswear Rose Escort of the year for 2022’. We are proud to now be working alongside the Rose of Tralee International Festival team and look forward to a successful partnership.”
Steve Cronly, Director of Operations, ROTIF states"The iconic Rose of Tralee International Festival is delighted to announce our collaboration with Benetti Menswear, an exquisite men`s clothing brand. We believe that Benetti Menswear is an incredible fit for the festival and indeed look forward to a most memorable “Benetti Menswear Rose Escort” series for 2022. We wish all our Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts, a most enjoyable festival experience, as we look forward to a welcome return to Tralee this August. “
Fundamentally for all Benetti Menswear Rose Escorts, the incredible experience with the Rose of Tralee International Festival provides them with memories and friends that last a lifetime.
The Benetti Menswear Rose Escort of The Year 2022 will be announced LIVE on RTE, during Night 1 of the Televised Shows in August, to an expected audience of up to 1 million viewers.
The Rose of Tralee International Festival will take place from August 19th – August 23rd, with the Live TV shows broadcasted on RTE August 22nd and 23rd.
For information visit us online atwww.roseoftralee.ie