AQx to Continue as an Official Supplier of USAT

May 02, 2008, 12 a.m. (ET)
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 2 2008) USA Triathlon is proud to announce that aquatic training outfitter AQx Sports will continue in its role of Official Supplier to USAT.

As an official supplier to USA Triathlon, AQx supports the USAT National and Trade Team athletes and offers discounted pricing on AQx aquatic training shoes and gear to USAT’s 105,000 annual members and elite athletes.

“Everyone at AQx Sports is excited and honored to partner with USA Triathlon,” said Derek Gundy, AQx vice president of business development. “We plan to educate USA Triathlon members on the benefits of low impact cross training in the pool and provide them with products that can increase performance and keep them free from injury. 

“We look forward to offering USA Triathlon members training tips and special promotions on our aquatic training gear. We especially enjoy our relationship with USA Triathlon because it allows us to help the most dedicated athletes in the world.”

“AQx brings an innovative product to the multisport world that enables athletes to allow their bodies to recover while maintaining the high activity levels demanded by training for multisport,” said Tim Yount, USAT senior vice president of marketing and communications. “We are pleased to continue this relationship and make these products available at special pricing to all our constituents.”

About AQx
The mission of AQx Sports is to provide innovative and educational training, conditioning, and rehabilitation opportunities through the use of scientifically-sound and experientially-proven aquatic methods and products. Our products are backed by research and tested by athletes at the highest levels. Our Aquatic Training Shoes are designed to add resistance, support, and comfort to your aquatic workouts. Whether you are deep water running, swimming, training in shallow water for speed and quickness, or rehabbing in the pool – the AQx Aquatic Training Shoes will increase the intensity of your pool training session. Some of our elite customers include USA Triathlon National Team, Michellie Jones, Alan Webb, Greg Oden, Grant Hill, Duke University Track and Field, University of North Carolina Track and Field, and various NFL, NBA, and NCAA athletic programs. 

For USAT Members
AQx is proud to be an Official Supplier of USA Triathlon and offer a 10 percent discount to USAT members. Please visit www.aqxsports.com or call (800) 203-1276 for more information and to order AQx products. When buying online, enter promotional code USAT at checkout to receive your discount.