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BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD -- Community College of Baltimore County Athletics has announced that BSN Sports has won a competitive request for proposal to be the college's head-to-toe retail athletic apparel and equipment provider, with exclusive branding and incentives through Under Armour, for all 21 intercollegiate athletic teams.
"I am very excited for our student athletes and coaching staff," said CCBC Director of Athletics Brian Farrell. "They will have the opportunity to wear cutting edge Under Armour apparel, the premiere brand in this region. Additionally, BSN Sports will provide us delivery of these products and all our athletic equipment in a timely manner with high quality customer service by way of an industry-leading inventory system."
Founded in 1972, BSN Sports is a factory-direct equipment company and the largest distributor of team sports apparel and equipment in the United States. The company prides itself on understanding its clients' communities, schools, and unique athletic needs.
"Each CCBC campus, Catonsville, Dundalk, and Essex, has a rich tradition of athletic excellence and BSN Sports is extremely thrilled to be the preferred provider of Under Armour uniforms, apparel, footwear and equipment," said BSN Sports Regional Sales Director Shawn Cudzilo. "Under Armour and BSN Sports are committed to providing solutions to outfit every team head to toe, quickly and accurately. I look forward to seeing this relationship develop into something very special for CCBC, Under Armour, and
Under Armour, the Baltimore-based leader in performance footwear, apparel, and equipment, will provide on-field and training gear for all of CCBC's varsity sports teams, as well as outfit members of the Athletic department including coaches and staff. In addition, CCBC will receive marketing entitlements that will complement Under Armour's brand marketing campaigns through print and venue presence.
"We are really looking forward to this partnership, said Under Armour Maryland and Washington, D.C. Sales Manager Gary Powers. "Having CCBC on board really solidifies our commitment to the local schools and sports programs in Maryland."
The agreement is for one-year with four mutually renewable one-year options.
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About the Community College of Baltimore County (www.ccbcmd.edu)
Since 1957, CCBC has opened the doors to accessible, affordable, high-quality education empowering generations of area residents to transform their lives and the lives of others. Each year, more than 63,000 students enroll at the college's main campuses, extension centers and online to make their starts, earn degrees, launch and build careers.
CCBC offers the region's most expansive selection of degree, certificate and workplace certification programs that prepare students for transfer, job entry and career advancement in such industries as business, education, health care, information technology, cybersecurity, construction and transportation. CCBC is nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies, among the nation's top associate degree producers, and designated as a Military Times Best College 2018.
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About BSN Sports
Founded in 1972 as a factory-direct equipment company, BSN SPORTS is the largest distributor of team sports apparel and equipment in the United States. We are your ultimate teamwear outfitter of Nike, Under Armour and other national brands. BSN SPORTS is in the unique position to support the athlete and coach from grade school to college and beyond. We are the Best Supply Network in Sports™.
About Under Armour
Under Armour (NYSE: UA), the originator of performance footwear, apparel and equipment, revolutionized how athletes across the world dress. Designed to make all atheltes better, the brand's innovative products are sold worldwide to athletes at all levels. The Under Armour Connected Fitness™ platform powers the world's largest digital health and fitness community throught a suite of applications: UA Record, MapMyFitness, Endomondo, and MyFitnessPal. The Under Armour global headquarters is in Baltimore, Maryland. For further information, please visit the company's website at www.uabiz.com.