HSBC is the main sponsor of the Lions, having also sponsored their 2009 tour to South Africa . Adidas are the playing and training supplier and have been since the 1997 tour , while Rhino supply training aids. Microsoft are the Lions' technology partners and Thomas Pink supply the official formal and evening wear for the team.  Qantas are the official airline of the tour, as well as the main sponsors of the Wallabies .  DHL are the sponsors of the tour itself and Gilbert provide all match balls. Specsavers are the sponsors of all match officials.