Caddy For A Cure Announces Partnership With Under Armour
(February 16, 2016 – Coral Springs, FL) Caddy For A Cure, Inc., the program that provides support and rehabilitation for combat injured military veterans by offering professional golf caddy experiences to golf fans, announces a new partnership with Under Armour® (NYSE:UA). This partnership will allow Caddy For A Cure to outfit its program caddies in Under Armour golf apparel and performance eyewear for their professional golf caddy experience with one of the world’s best players.
Under Armour, the originator of performance footwear, apparel and equipment, is designed to make all athletes better. The brand’s thought-leading innovators have developed game-changing technology for the golf category, worn by 2015 PGA Tour Player of the Year Jordan Spieth and PGA Tour Staff Hunter Mahan, Gary Woodland, Bernd Wiesberger, Michael Fitzpatrick and more.
Caddy For A Cure program founder and CEO Russ Holden commented on this new relationship with Under Armour, “We are incredibly excited to have this sponsorship support from Under Armour. They are perhaps the most exciting and innovative golf brand today, but more importantly, they are a company with values that parallel ours in supporting our military.” He continued, “This relationship will definitely add value for our caddy participants and we’re looking forward to promoting the UA brand to golf fans through our program.”
Tom Cox, Director of Sales for UA Eyewear had this to say about the partnership with Caddy For A Cure, “Under Armour is a brand that is on the cutting edge of innovation, especially within the golf category. We believe Caddy For A Cure is incredibly innovative with their program and method they’ve developed to support our military heroes through the game of golf and we are thrilled to have this new avenue to further support warriors.”
Caddy For A Cure has been successfully offering professional golf caddy experiences in practice and Pro am rounds at Tour events since 2003, benefitting numerous causes around the world. The primary charitable focus of the program includes Fanconi anemia and the PGA TOUR military outreach program, Birdies for the Brave.
For more information about our professional golf caddy experiences, go to the Caddy For A Cure website at www.caddyforacure.com or contact Caddy For A Cure directly.
About Under Armour, Inc.
Under Armour (NYSE: UA), the originator of performance footwear, apparel and equipment, revolutionized how athletes across the world dress. Designed to make all athletes 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 through 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.