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NAIA Signs Three Year Agreement With ASICS America

July 15, 2014
KANSAS CITY, MO., July 15, 2014 - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) is pleased to announce a three year partnership with ASICS America Corporation as the “Official Cross Country Footwear and Apparel Supplier” and “Official Track & Field Footwear and Apparel Supplier” of NAIA.

During the term of the agreement, ASICS will sponsor the NAIA All-Americans in Cross Country and Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field. ASICS will also provide support for NAIA operations and national championship events.

“We at NAIA are pleased to associate with such a professional organization as ASICS,” said Eric Chapman, NAIA Director of Corporate Sponsorships. “The exciting new programs ASICS will provide for our NAIA coaches, athletic departments, and student-athletes are incredible.”

ASICS America Corporation, based in Irvine, California, is a company established on the Latin phrase “Anima Sana In Corpore Sano” meaning “A Sound Mind in a Sound Body”. ASICS is a true sport performance brand that offers innovative products to athletes of all levels.

“We are very pleased to partner with the NAIA as the “Official Cross Country and Track & Field Supplier,” said Mike Ewald, Team Sales Manager of ASICS America Corporation. “ASICS believes in offering college athletes the best sports equipment to help them perform at the top of their game and this partnership allows us that opportunity.”

For more information on ASICS America visit their Web site http://www.asicsamerica.com.