AVCA Partners With Under Armour for High School Program
BALTIMORE - Under Armour, Inc. and the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) have announced a comprehensive three-year partnership. As part of the partnership, the AVCA named Under Armour its exclusive sponsor and supplier of athletic products for their High School All-America Awards program.
Under Armour, a leader in performance apparel and footwear, has become the sponsor for the All-America Volleyball Match and Skills Challenge. In addition to on-court sponsorships and presence, Under Armour is the new title sponsor for the AVCA High School Senior All-America awards program.
The partnership highlights Under Armour and the AVCA's on and off-court commitment to promoting the game of volleyball worldwide. The Under Armour All-America Volleyball Match and Skills Challenge will be broadcast nationwide.
In addition to the Under Armour All-America Volleyball Match, Under Armour presents All-America games for baseball, basketball, football, lacrosse and softball which annually showcase the nation's elite high school athletes.
The 2008 Under Armour All-America Volleyball Match and Skills Challenge will take place on December 21 at Qwest Center Omaha, as part of AVCA Future Star Sunday at the 2008 AVCA Annual Convention. Click here for more information on AVCA Future Star Sunday.
About Under Armour, Inc.
Under Armour® (NYSE: UA) is a leading developer, marketer, and distributor of branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories. The brand's moisture-wicking synthetic fabrications are engineered in many different designs and styles for wear in nearly every climate to provide a performance alternative to traditional natural fiber products. The Company's products are sold worldwide and worn by athletes at all levels, from youth to professional, on playing fields around the globe. The Under Armour global headquarters is in Baltimore, Maryland, with European headquarters in Amsterdam's Olympic Stadium, and additional offices in Denver, Hong Kong, Toronto, and Guangzhou, China. For further information, please visit the Company's website at www.underarmour.com.