USA Boxing has named Under Armour, Baltimore, its official performance partner in an agreement that will see the company provide apparel and footwear to athletes from youth- to elite-level competition.
Under Armour also will outfit the USA Boxing team with competition and training gear for the upcoming 2016 and 2020 Olympics.
“This partnership reflects the multitude of core values that Under Armour shares with USA Boxing, including passion, integrity and will. Both our organizations exist to make all athletes better,” says Peter Murray, vice president of global brand and sports marketing, Under Armour. “We are honored to support USA Boxing’s incredible legacy of building champions on the Olympic stage and beyond, as we work together to help strengthen the sport in the U.S. grassroots to elite levels.”
USA Boxing team members first appeared in Under Armour gear at the 2015 Pan American Games earlier this month.
For more information, visit underarmour.com. — J.B.