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USA Bobsled/Skeleton announces partnership with PowerPlay

Aug. 25, 2020, 12 a.m. (ET)

Contact: Amanda Bird, USABS Marketing and Communications Director 

(518) 354-2250,


USA Bobsled/Skeleton announces partnership with PowerPlay


Lake Placid, N.Y. (August 25, 2020)– USA Bobsled/Skeleton (USABS) is proud to welcome PowerPlay as an official supplier to the team through 2022. PowerPlay creates compression and cold therapy systems that weigh approximately one pound, making it convenient for athletes to use while traveling, training, and competing. PowerPlay products combine the benefits of both cold therapy and compression therapy to give USABS athletes optimized results.

“Recovery is an essential part of a training routine for our athletes, and cold therapy has been proven to decrease pain and swelling that might be experienced as a result of these high intensity sports,” said USABS High Performance Health Care Services Provider Andrew Ernst. “PowerPlay adds the benefit compression therapy to cold therapy, which makes it a powerful recovery tool for our athletes as they prepare to compete internationally.” 

USABS is excited to collaborate with PowerPlay to extend a 10% discount for anyone to purchase the same products used by the team. Enter code USABSpp on the website to receive the discount while also supporting the team.

“We are honored to have a partnership with USABS,” said Patrick Murrell, PowerPlay sales manager. “We are so proud to see this internationally recognized group of athletes using PowerPlay kits. We are happy to be a partner and provide bobsled and skeleton athletes the products that help with a speedy recovery or injury prevention.” 

The 2020-2021 sliding season is scheduled to begin in Lake Placid with team trials in October, and the circuit will return to the home of USABS for the 2021 World Championships in February. 

Please contact USABS Marketing & Communications Director Amanda Bird at 518-354-2250, or, with media inquiries.


About USA Bobsled/Skeleton

USA Bobsled/Skeleton (USABS), based in Lake Placid, N.Y., is the national governing body for the sports of bobsled and skeleton in the United States. For more information, please visit the USABS website at


About PowerPlay
PowerPlay creates and sells cold compression therapy kits that help athletes prevent and recover from injury or surgery. Our products are made to be convenient and affordable allowing all athletes to treat injury or recover on the go. PowerPlay gives you more options with a three port system that offers cold and intermittent, sequential compression for joints and muscle relief. Learn more at