The multi-year agreement gives Under Armour the right to provide uniforms, apparel, footwear, and accessories to each of the Bulldogs' 21 varsity sports including, football, men's and women's basketball, baseball, and softball. Additionally, Under Armour will outfit all members of the athletic department including coaches and staff.
"We are very pleased and excited to begin this partnership with Under Armour," said Chuck Burch, Vice President for Athletics at Gardner-Webb University. "Under Armour sets the bar for innovation, creativity, and performance as a company, and all twenty-one of our sports will benefit tremendously from this relationship."
The University's new department-wide outfitter agreement includes marketing entitlements that will complement the brand's marketing campaigns through print, digital, and on-field presence at the University.
Under Armour products are sold worldwide and worn by athletes at all levels, from youth to professional, on playing fields around the globe.
Located in Boiling Springs, N.C., Gardner-Webb University is home to over 4,300 students from 37 states and 21 foreign countries. Founded in 1905, Gardner-Webb sponsors 21 varsity sports and competes as a full member of the Big South Conference.
About Under Armour, Inc.
Under Armour® (NYSE: UA) is a leading developer, marketer, and distributor of branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories. The brand's moisture-wicking synthetic fabrications are engineered in many different designs and styles for wear in nearly every climate to provide a performance alternative to traditional natural fiber products. The Company's products are sold worldwide and worn by athletes at all levels, from youth to professional, on playing fields around the globe. The Under Armour global headquarters is in Baltimore, Maryland, with European headquarters in Amsterdam's Olympic Stadium, and additional offices in Denver, Hong Kong, Toronto, and Guangzhou, China. For further information, please visit the Company's website at www.underarmour.com.