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USA Wrestling names Body Bar Systems as Sponsor of the Women s National Team

By Sara Levin | Feb. 19, 2003, 12 a.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - For the second time in three months, USA Wrestling is proud to announce the addition of a new corporate partner. Body Bar Systems of Boulder, Colorado will be designated as USA Wrestling's Women's National Team Sponsor. The sponsorship consists of financial consideration in the form of exercise equipment and cash. The sponsorship also calls for financial support of television coverage of the Senior Women's National Championships pending USA Wrestling acquiring a national broadcaster. Body Bar Systems, Inc. has been a key player in the fitness industry since 1987. Over the past 15 years the company has been successful at creating a strong presence through its product line: the Body Bar and extensive Master Your Body video/DVD series. Body Bar Systems can be found in health and fitness clubs across the country and is recognized as developing the best toning, sculpting and conditioning bar and exercise programs on the market today. USA Wrestling's Women's National Team will use the Body Bar System to supplement their training regimen as they approach The 2003 World Championships and for their inaugural appearance in 2004 Olympic Games. "We are looking forward to implementing the Body Bar into our Program," Terry Steiner, USA Wrestling Women's National Coach, said, "We are very excited to have them on our team." USA Wrestling's Executive Director, Rich Bender was delighted to welcome Body Bar Systems as USA Wrestling's newest corporate partner. "We are pleased and honored to welcome Body Bar Systems to the USA Wrestling Family. This partnership will have a wonderful impact on our Women's Program as they prepare for their historic first Olympic competition." Arno Niemand, former Cornell University wrestler and President of Body Bar Systems, is grateful that women's sports are continuing to progress and that he has the opportunity to support this new Olympic team. "As a long-time advocate of women in sports, Body Bar is pleased to support the efforts of the USA Wrestling Women's National Team. Their involvement in the Olympics is setting a precedent and we are proud to be a part of it," he said. For more information about Body Bar Systems' Body Bar and Master Your Body videos/DVDs, Workshops and MasterClasses, please call 1-800-500-2030 or go to www.bodybars.com