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Gymnastics Canada announces new sponsorship deal with Turn Gymnastics Apparel

Ottawa, ON (July 5, 2017) – Gymnastics Canada is pleased to announce a new three-year sponsorship deal with Turn Gymnastics Apparel (TURN) that will see them become the Official Technical Apparel Supplier of all men’s national team artistic and trampoline gymnastics athletes.


Gymnastics Canada announces new sponsorship deal with Turn Gymnastics Apparel

“We are very happy and excited about this sponsorship agreement with TURN,” said Peter Nicol, president and CEO of Gymnastics Canada. “Our national team athletes will benefit greatly from their support towards the pursuit of their best possible performances and we look forward to seeing our athletes competing in their new look singlets, shorts, and pants.”

“TURN is extremely proud to establish a new partnership with Gymnastics Canada,” said TURN Managing Director, David Eaton. “Partnering with such a prestigious federation helps us reinforce our position as the leading brand in men’s gymnastics. It is a particularly exciting time to partner with such a talented group of gymnasts and we look forward to outfitting them with our new range of competition uniforms with a fresh and modern aesthetic.”

The initial contract became effective July 1, 2017, with the new TURN/Canada uniforms to be first worn during next month’s FISU Universiade Games in Taipei City.

ABOUT TURN GYMNASTICS APPAREL

TURN was born from an idea to give male gymnasts product that truly defines the sport of Men’s Gymnastics; so often overlooked for the glitter and sparkles of women’s gymnastics. Designed and developed by male gymnasts for male gymnasts, TURN has created a line of product that performs better, feels better, and looks better. Established in 2011 and based in California’s San Francisco Bay Area, TURN is also now available via licensed partners in Europe and Japan. For more information, visit www.turn-gymnastics.com, or follow us @turngymnastics

ABOUT GYMNASTICS CANADA

First established in 1969, Gymnastics Canada is the national governing body for the sport of gymnastics in Canada. Gymnastics Canada works closely with the twelve Provincial Federations and the 700 local clubs to provide a broad range of programs and services to meet the needs of all participants. From athlete development, to coaching and judging education, Gymnastics Canada sets the operating standards and practices for the sport in Canada. Our mandate is to promote and provide positive and diverse gymnastics experience through the delivery of quality and safe gymnastics programming. Visit www.gymcan.org for more information, or follow us @CDNgymnastics

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For more information, please contact:

Julie Forget
Director, Communications & Marketing
Gymnastics Canada
613.748.5637 x 233
jforget@gymcan.org