USMES and RecoFit Compression Gear Team to Provide Gear for Military and Veteran AthletesPosted 02 Jul 2015 in Press
Arlington, VA, July 2nd, 2015 – US Military Endurance Sports, a non-profit organization supporting recreational and competitive endurance activities for current and former members of the Uniformed Services, has partnered with RecoFit Compression Gear to offer high quality compression gear to member athletes.
RecoFit, a leading provider of shin, calf and leg compression sleeves, as well as Armcoolers, will provide products to USMES members at discount prices. RecoFit’s line offers a number of options for runners, triathletes and cyclists and is a great addition to the programs membership buying program.
“This is a wonderful opportunity to support athletes within our Armed Forces,” said Susan Eastman Walton, owner of RecoFit Compression Gear. “I am honored that USMES selected RecoFit to be its partner, especially since I come from a military family. RecoFit’s products will help athletes perform better and recover faster.”
Bill Jacobus, Executive Director for USMES remarks, “We are excited to team with RecoFit to provide high quality compression gear for our athletes as they strive to be both Fit for Duty and Fit for Life. Many members of our organization already use compression gear, and we are delighted to have a partner supporting our mission and supplying our athletes.”
Founded in 2009, the US Military Endurance Sports (USMES) is a Division of American Service members Amateur Sports Inc. (ASAS), a non-profit 501(c)3 organization chartered to support endurance sports education and activities for current, retired, and veteran members of our Armed Forces. In addition to supporting active cyclists, adaptive cyclists and triathletes, USMES seeks to raise awareness of the physical and psychological benefits of endurance sports within our military communities. Learn more at: www.usmes.org
Sponsors of USMES include the Boeing Corporation, Snapple, SCOTT bicycles, Primal racewear, U-HAUL, SRAM bicycle components, OSMO nutrition, Rudy Project protective gear, Honey Stinger, XTERRA Wetsuits, Schwalbe Tires, TriSports, KLEAN Athlete, ProGold lubricants, Triggerpoint, Zealios personal care products, and Recofit compression gear.
ABOUT RecoFit Compression Gear
RecoFit uses cutting-edge technology to produce compression products featuring Resistex™ carbon fabric. Company owner Susan Eastman Walton suffered from chronic shin splints that curtailed her athletic activities, and as a result of that experience, she wanted to help others with products that support circulation, reduce muscular vibration, delay fatigue and prevent injuries. RecoFit products are designed and tested by athletes in Boulder, Colo., and made in the USA.
US Military Endurance Sports is not an official activity of the US Government, the Department of Defense, or the Department of Homeland Security. Product Endorsement by its teams, athletes, staff, or its representatives does not constitute product endorsement by the US Government.