Matrix Fitness Becomes Official Supplier of Fitness Equipment to Red Bull Racing

By Community | November 23, 2012

Johnson Health Tech’s commercial division, see Matrix Fitness, has today been revealed as the official supplier of fitness equipment to Red Bull Racing Formula One team.

As part of the 3 year contract, Matrix Fitness has equipped an on-site gym, in Red Bull Racing’s HQ, which will be used by drivers, the race team and team employees to develop and maintain health, fitness and physical condition.

Top of the range Matrix Fitness cardiovascular and strength-training products will benefit the Milton Keynes based team which includes two of the most popular and successful drivers including 2010, 2011 world champion driver Sebastian Vettel. The team also reign as 2012 Constructors’ World Champions, having built up an unassailable lead in the championship.

Bernie Shrosbree, Red Bull Racing’s performance coach, commented: “Experience has taught me that success and excellence are a result of combining first rate coaching with quality kit. It therefore made perfect sense to select Matrix Fitness as our official gym equipment supplier, as their commitment to excellence is reflected in their strong product range, their attention to detail, and their service back-up.”

As the gym is based within the Red Bull Racing factory, all employees will be encouraged to use the equipment, putting into practice Team Principal Christian Horner’s vision to promote health and fitness in racing drivers and support staff alike.

Daniel Clayton, Vice President of Global Development of Johnson Health Tech, said: “Supplying the Red Bull Racing team is hugely exciting for Matrix Fitness and we look forward to supporting their ongoing success. We have developed a very strong association with high-level sports and performance, so we see our endorsement by Red Bull Racing as a natural step but also another significant milestone.

“We have developed some great partnerships in a number of sports, including soccer and cycling. We recognised the global reach and appeal of the Red Bull Racing Team and brand so we are delighted to be selected as an official supplier.

“We hope this partnership will enhance our brand development not just in the UK but in our key international markets where Formula One is very widely supported. We hope our innovative product range benefits everyone involved in the team from employees to world class drivers.”