PORTLAND, Ore. April 13, 2018 – adidas continues to develop its footprint in school athletics on each coasts. The model formally introduced immediately that beginning on July 1, 2019, the College of Washington (UW) Huskies will characterize the three stripes model with the beginning of a 10-year partnership, wherein the Portland,Ore. primarily based firm will function the unique provider for the UW athletics uniforms, attire, footwear, tools and equipment for the Huskies.
“When you consider school sports activities in America, and particularly within the Pac-12, College of Washington has created a unprecedented program for all of its athletes – women and men – throughout all of its sports activities,” stated Mark King, president of adidas North America. “What’s most fun for me on this new partnership is how a lot we imagine in one another. The Huskies are constantly pushing the envelope, and at adidas, we’re at all times seeking to create new and various things for the world of sports activities. Collectively we’re able to propel the Huskies to new heights and co-create the way forward for school sports activities.”
Within the final 18 months, adidas has re-signed the College of Kansas, College of Louisville and the College of Nebraska. UW turns into the second Pac-12 Convention college inside the adidas NCAA portfolio becoming a member of Arizona State College. Moreover, the three-stripe model added Rutgers and Georgia Tech to its roster.
UW has prided itself on a high-ranking athletic division comprised of twenty-two collegiate athletic sports activities applications. In its lengthy, proud historical past, the highly-touted Husky soccer groups have received 15 convention titles, seven Rose Bowls and two Natinoal Championships. Based in 1861, the UW has emerged as one of many world’s main analysis universities and is thought for social science, enterprise, medical and engineering applications.
adidas is a worldwide designer, developer and marketer of athletic footwear, attire and equipment with the mission to make all athletes higher. adidas is the official uniform, footwear and attire supplier for greater than 100 collegiate applications together with Arizona State, College of Washington, Georgia Tech, Indiana, Kansas, Louisville, Miami, Mississippi State, Nebraska, North Carolina State, Rutgers and Texas A&M. adidas has advertising and marketing agreements with the Nationwide Soccer League (NFL), Main League Baseball (MLB), Nationwide Hockey League (NHL) and Main League Soccer (MLS).