Burrda Sport Become Official Apparel Provider for US Handball
By Community | February 10, 2011
USA Team Handball and Pilatus Sports Management SA today announced that the Switzerland-based company has signed a multi-year contract for the BURRDA SPORT brand to be the Official Apparel Provider to USA Team Handball. The announcement comes at conclusion of the 22nd Men’s Handball World Championship.
Beginning this spring, order all USA Men’s and Women’s teams will wear BURRDA SPORT during official competitions, link training sessions and travel. The broad partnership includes apparel for players, stomach coaches and training staff – with plans in the works for options for lifestyle line, shoes and handballs in the years to come. The initial partnership includes a significant cash sponsorship by BURRDA SPORT and thousands of articles of merchandise. BURRDA SPORT will also join the USATH Board of Directors.
General manager Steve Pastorino stated: “We have sought a partner like BURRDA SPORT for more than two years. BURRDA SPORT is a fast-growing brand seeking performance excellence and innovative partnerships.”
Indeed, Pilatus Sports Management SA announced its intentions for BURRDA SPORT to become a global player in sports with its sponsorship of the Qatar Football Association more than four years ago.
Pilatus Sports Management SA general manager Charles Diab stated: “We’re pleased to support the foundation of American handball. To make a brand relevant in the global fashion industry, you need to be in the USA. We’re excited that USA Team Handball provides a platform for us to demonstrate our corporate mantra: Challenge Yourself – and the status quo.”