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Body Bar signs as official Takedown Wrestling Radio sponsor

By Scott Casber | Oct. 17, 2005, 12 a.m. (ET)

Takedown Wrestling Radio is pleased to announce the signing of Body Bar Systems as an official sponsor, announced TDR Founder Scott Casber. TDR is America's Radio voice for amateur wrestling in the United States. TDR is heard on Radio in the Midwest and on the Internet around the world at

Body Bar Systems has agreed to sponsorship for TDR live event coverage as well as traditional studio programs for an initial period of 1 year.

"Takedown Wrestling Radio is proud to announce this special sponsorship relationship with Body Bar Systems," said Scott Casber, Founder and host of TDR. "The program has expanded its appeal and coverage since we first aired over 5 years ago and our partnership with Body Bar Systems will only serve to continue that pattern of growth. We, like USA Wrestling, are excited about the future of this sport, and look forward to working with Body Bar Systems in the mutual pursuit of excellence."

Body Bar Systems is an important leader for this sport and a major supporter of wrestling, from youth programs through the senior level. Body Bar Systems has been an instrumental partner with USA Wrestling and USAW Women's Wrestling.

Arno Niemand, Founder and Chairman of Body Bar Systems, commented on the longevity and success of the company by saying, "Our mission is not just to make a high quality product, but also to teach everyone how to use the body bar to reach their health and fitness goals. "

Body Bar Systems services well over ten thousand customers in the United States alone, Bar Systems, Inc. has been a key player in the fitness industry since 1987. The company has been successful at creating a strong presence through its product line: The Original Body Bar, a weighted fitness bar, and the extensive "Master Your Body" video/DVD series of workout programs.

The Body Bar can be found in health and fitness clubs around the world and is recognized as one of the most versatile, functional training tools on the market today.

In addition to their consistent support of USA Wrestling, Body Bar Systems joins ASICs and Seven Flags Athletic Centers as key sponsors of all Live Wrestling event coverage provided by TDR. "Our ability to take the show to the college wrestling rooms and events across the country is special and Body Bar Systems understands the value in this out reach philosophy. Our athletes deserve the attention and to have their stories told to the wrestling fans," said Scott Casber, Founder of TDR. "Having Arno Niemand, a true leader in wrestling, endorse our product is critical to the growth of wrestling and the Takedown Wrestling Radio program."

"Body Bar Systems is proud to announce its promotional partnership with Takedown Wrestling Radio," said Arno Niemand, Founder and Chairman of Body Bar Systems. "Takedown Wrestling Radio is an important piece of the promotional puzzle wrestling needs." Partnering with Takedown Wrestling Radio gives Body Bar Systems a unique opportunity to market our products across the country and around the world on the only program of its kind."

Body Bar Systems, with more than 17 years of specialized sporting goods manufacturing experience, offers a full line of performance-Driven products in their new expanded product line! New for 2005: Body Bar Flex®, Smart Bells®, and Omni-Balls®. Also NEW for 2005 they have 6 new videos. We are very excited about these new products and hope you will check them out. For information and other great deals on Body Bar Systems and other fitness products check out their web site

The Body Bar™ has been manufactured in the USA since 1987.