Our Corporate Partners
Russell Athletic®, a division of Russell Brands, LLC, is a proud partner of various athletic teams and associations. As an authentic athletic brand, we outfit athletes to win by providing high quality uniforms and apparel made with innovation and technology. Click a logo below to read more about our partnerships.
The Russell Athletic® brand has been a partner of Little League® for more than 30 years serving as the Official Uniform and Performance Apparel provider of the Little League® World Series. In the 2007, Little League World Series, Russell Brands, LLC outfitted the players in our most technologically advanced jerseys available featuring latest Russell Athletic® ventilator fabric. Ventilator fabric is an extremely light-weight fabric that pulls moisture away from the body allowing the body to cool more quickly.
The Russell Athletic® brand is proud to be an official partner of the WNBA. Russell Brands, LLC and the WNBA continue working together to support and promote women in sports.
Russell Brands, LLC is proud to sponsor the “Russell Athletic® Atlanta Falcons Training Camp” each August in Flowery Branch, GA. This three-week training camp is open to the public and gives Falcons’ fans an up close look at their favorite players.
All Pro Dad
Part of Family First, All Pro Dad is Family First’s innovative program helping men to be better fathers. All Pro Dad’s 60 NFL spokesmen, multiple NFL events, 1,200 All Pro Dad’s Days, and Play of the Day daily emails that reach almost 90,000 fathers each day, all inspire and equip fathers to be actively involved in their children’s lives. Russell Athletic participates as a sponsor in various events with All Pro Dad including the Fathers and Kids Experience, Operation Summer and the official apparel provider to the All Pro Dad online store.
Family First, a non-profit organization, exists to fortify families with truth. For over 20 years, Family First has been distributing marriage and parenting advice to millions of families through events, traditional media, websites, emails and social media. All Pro Dad and iMom also fall under the Family First umbrella. Russell Athletic is proud to partner with Family First as a Family Foundation Partner. Russell Athletic participates as a sponsor in various events with all the groups including the Fathers and Kids Experience, Operation Summer and the official apparel provider to the Family First online store.
Australian Baseball League
Russell Athletic is proud to be the official uniform supplier for the Australian Baseball League. The Australian Baseball League is an Australian initiative supported by Major League Baseball and the Australian Baseball Federation. It features six teams from six capital cities showcasing elite baseball talent from Australia and around the world. For more information visit www.theABL.com.au.
Arena Football League
The Russell Athletic® and Spalding® brands are proud to be the official uniform and ball supplier for the Arena Football League. Consisting of 16 member teams all over the country, the AFL features faster paced games and high scoring football action. While Spalding® product is showcased as the official game and practice balls, Russell Athletic® product is worn exclusively on and off the field by the AFL teams and staff members.
iMOM is the newest program of Family First and the complement to the organization’s popular All Pro Dad fatherhood program. iMOM’s unique focus is to equip mothers with information, ideas and encouragement to positively impact their children. Russell Athletic is a main sponsor of iMom’s Operation Summer and the official apparel provider to the iMom online store.
The Russell Athletic® brand and the Chick-fil-A Bowl join together to provide student-athletes an exciting experience supplying gifts for both the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in September and the Chick-fil-A Bowl game in December. Both games feature two of the top college football programs in the country and are nationally televised. Russell Brands, LLC also provides staff apparel for event days, as well as fan booths where the best in Russell Athletic® fan gear can be purchased
NAIA Football National Championship
Russell Brands, LLC, the NAIA and Shorter University share a multi-year deal with the Russell Athletic® brand as the title sponsor of the NAIA Football National Championship game. Russell Brands, LLC provides staff apparel, gifts and other goods to support the event.
Beginning with the 2011 season, the Russell Athletic® brand will join Spalding® balls, the Official Ball of the Harlem Globetrotters, in partnering with the world famous team to provide the Official Game and Practice Apparel for both the Globetrotters and their rival, the Washington Generals. While sticking with the classic Globetrotter look, Russell Brands, LLC has integrated its top quality fabrics and performance attributes to the uniforms for all games, both nationally and internationally.
Bowling Green Hot Rods
The Bowling Green Hot Rods are one of the many minor league baseball organizations that wear Russell Athletic® products. In addition to being the official on-field uniform and staff wear provider of the Hot Rods, Russell Athletic is also proud to supply fan gear for the team.
The Russell Athletic® brand is proud to partner with the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association for the annual Russell Athletic®/WBCA National Coaches of the Year Awards and Russell Athletic® Victory Club winners that honor career coaching milestones.
The Russell Athletic® brand is one of the few uniform providers that are licensed to outfit Minor League Baseball teams. Russell Brands, LLC works to provide on and off field items for teams such as the Bowling Green Hot Rods, Lehigh Valley IronPigs and the Pawtucket Red Sox, among others.
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association, a Division II historically black athletic conference, extended its relationship with Russell Athletic® and Spalding® brands in 2010. The Russell Athletic® brand remains the Official uniform and practice gear supplier of the conference’s 13 schools, while Spalding® balls are the official ball for football, baseball, basketball, volleyball and softball.
The Mid Eastern Athletic Conference and Russell Brands, LLC extended its relationship in 2010. The Russell Athletic® brand remains the Official uniform and practice gear supplier of the conference’s 13 schools, while Spalding® balls are the official ball for football, baseball, basketball, volleyball and softball.
The Southwestern Athletic Conference and Russell Brands, LLC extended its relationship in 2010. The Russell Athletic® brand remains the Official uniform and practice gear supplier of the conference’s 10 schools, while Spalding® balls are the official ball for football, baseball, basketball, volleyball and softball.
Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl
The Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, proudly supported by the United States Marine Corps, will air on the NFL Network on Jan. 4, 2013, from the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. One hundred of the nation’s elite high school football players will face off in a traditional East versus West gridiron matchup, showcasing student athletes who embody the Marine Corps values of honor, courage and commitment. The Semper Fidelis Football Program includes a series of youth football camps, an All-American Selection tour and the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl to collectively celebrate academic excellence, proven physical fitness and quality of character in the next generation of our nation’s leaders.
About the U.S. Marine Corps
For 236 years, the United States Marine Corps has been our nation’s expeditionary force of choice, committed to making Marines, winning our nation’s battles, and developing quality citizens. The Marine Corps has a legacy of tough, elite warriors who are “first to fight” placing equal value on physical fitness, education and high moral character. Marines are more than elite warriors — they are smart, courageous, compassionate citizens. For more information, please visit Marines.com.
Spalding and Russell Athletic has signed a multi year deal which will see that our products be used at all Football Canada sanctioned events. Football Canada is the National Governing Body of Canadian Amateur Football, which represents tackle, touch and flag components including players, coaches, officials and administrators. Russell Brand LLC is excited to partner with Football Canada to help grow the sport of football in the Canada.
Russell Athletic Bowl
We are proud to be the title sponsor of the Russell Athletic Bowl held in Orlando, Florida. Most recently known as the Champs Sports Bowl, the Russell Athletic Bowl hosts the No. 2 post-BCS Atlantic Coast Conference selection and the No. 1 post-BCS Big East selection. As a brand whose heritage is deeply-rooted in college football, it is a natural fit for Russell Athletic to join the Florida Citrus Sports family as title sponsor of this premier bowl game. To learn more about the Russell Athletic Bowl, visit RussellAthleticBowl.com, follow us on Facebook at Facebook.com/RussellAthleticBowl and join the conversation on Twitter via @RussellAthBowl, #RABowl and #TogetherWeR.
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