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USA Racquetball Signs Partnership with APS (Nike Racquetball) as Official Apparel Provider and Adult National Team Partner

June 01, 2021, 6:57 p.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO –USA Racquetball is excited to announce its new four-year partnership with Athlete Performance Solutions (APS) as Official Apparel Provider and Adult National Team Partner.

Featuring USA Racquetball Nike-branded gear, APS will manage and operate the Official USA Racquetball Store, and it’s live NOW at the USA Racquetball Store. APS Nike will house and maintain the Official Store going forward, and all orders will be shipped through their team of professional sports apparel providers. There is a full line of men’s, women’s, and youth apparel to browse and purchase, and accessories are available as well. Store products will be frequently refreshed to introduce new styles while maintaining the most popular items.

Additionally, the USA Racquetball Adult National Team will be outfitted with Nike Racquetball uniforms for international competitions each year.

“This is a substantial partnership for USA Racquetball,” said USAR Executive Director Mike Wedel. “We are so happy to introduce the high-quality apparel store with top-of-the-line products for our members. Nike is a proven leading brand, offering some of the most-recognized products in the United States. With APS Nike outfitting our Adult National Team in world-class materials and designs, they will help enhance USA Racquetball’s status as a leader in sports.”

“We are proud to partner with USA Racquetball as they continue to grow the sport of racquetball in the United States,” said APS President Eddie Brown. “Our relationship with USA Racquetball will allow Athlete Performance Solutions to engage with the racquetball community, to gain insights which will help us make products enabling athletes to achieve their maximum potential.”

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About APS Nike

Athlete Performance Solutions (www.AthletePS.com / www.AthletePS.eu) is the globally authorized distributor for Nike in several sports including wrestling, boxing, weightlifting, fencing, volleyball, indoor court, rowing, and field hockey. APS also serves as Nike’s authorized distributor for eyewear (in the Czech Republic, Russia, Hungary, Slovenia) as well as Team Basketball / Running and Track and Field in Russia, and as a Nike distributor for the IIHF (International Ice Hockey Federation).

About USA Racquetball

USA Racquetball, founded in 1969, is recognized by the U.S. Olympic Committee as the National Governing Body for the sport. The organization annually conducts six national championships and sanctions hundreds of tournaments for players of all ages and skill levels. It also organizes the Adult and Junior National Racquetball Teams, oversees the Official Rules of Racquetball, administers national player rankings, manages a college scholarship program, and supports the introduction of new players to the sport.

Contact: Executive Director Mike Wedel mwedel@usaracquetball.com