Compressport sponsors Ironman UK

first_imgSpecialist sports compression brand, Compressport, has a sponsorship agreement with Ironman UK that sees it become the official compression brand partner for Ironman UK and Ironman 70.3 UK.Launched in the UK only last May, Compressport is keen to build on its strong initial performance in the triathlon market.UK Managing Director Tim Williams said “2010 was a phenomenal first year in triathlon for Compressport UK. Now we want to build on this, and see these leading events as an ideal platform for our products – products which are designed for the endurance athlete.”Kevin Stewart, Managing Director of Ironman UK and Ireland added, “2011 is an exciting year for Ironman in the UK and Ireland and we are delighted to be working with Compressport on Ironman UK and Ironman 70.3 UK.“In recent years compression has become a key element in an athlete’s preparation and racing. We look forward to working with the market leader in compression products, something which is demonstrated by the fact that they sponsor Chrissie Wellington and the first three athletes in Ironman Nice last year were all wearing Compressport.”Racing at Ironman 70.3 in her first race in the professional ranks is Lucy Gossage, a Compressport ambassador. “I started racing in Compressport products last season and have noticed an improvement in both race performance and recovery.“I also use them after training sessions and they have helped my legs to recover much more quickly and prevented injury.” Relatedlast_img

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