Glory Kickboxing names Fairtex official glove provider
By Community | January 31, 2018
Glory Kickboxing has today announced a global equipment partnership with Fairtex, who engineer boxing and Muay Thai gloves.
Fairtex will outfit all athletes on fight night, beginning immediately with next month’s Chicago event and extends to every live event throughout the multi-year partnership.
Jon J Franklin, Glory Chief Development Officer, said: “Two of the most well-known brands in combat sports are joining forces, but this announcement represents much more than that.
“We strive as an organization to put on the biggest and best fights possible, with our world-class athletes setting an incredible standard for excellence. With Fairtex as a partner supporting that endeavor, the fighters can perform with confidence that their equipment is held to the same standard of excellence.”
Philip Wong, Fairtex Chairman and Founder, added: “As companies, both GLORY and Fairtex have been unceasingly committed to pursuing the passion of combat sports.
“We’ve long felt that Fairtex should be part of the best kickboxing events worldwide, so I’m honored to finally be working with GLORY to make that a reality.”
As part of the partnership, Fairtex will be prominently featured throughout Glory’s global network, including brand presence on the promotion’s broadcast, digital platforms and at live events.