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KT Tape® Signs Beach Volleyball Rookie of the Year Sara Hughes
AMERICAN FORK, Utah – KT Tape®, category leader in kinesiology taping products, announced today the signing of volleyball player Sara Hughes as an athlete ambassador. A six-time beach volleyball collegiate national champion, Hughes was recently named the 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball Rookie of the Year. She also was part of the youngest team to win an AVP Pro Beach Tour tournament with a victory in the AVP’s 2017 season-ending championship.
“Sara is an exciting player to watch who has already achieved remarkable success early in her career. She is poised to be the next Olympic star in her sport, and we are proud to support her in every match and on her run to Tokyo 2020,” said Greg Venner, Chief Executive Officer of KT Tape. “KT Tape began with inspiration from beach volleyball, so it is a natural fit to continue to grow in the sport. We are thrilled to welcome Sara to the family and to provide muscle support and pain relief to all players on and off the court.”
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August 11, 2017
KT Tape and U.S. Olympic Committee launch “Working Out With Team USA presented by KT Tape” video series
Program kicks off Sunday, August 13, on NBCSN
AMERICAN FORK, Utah – KT Tape® and the United States Olympic Committee will unveil an inspiring “Working Out With Team USA presented by KT Tape” video series this weekend. Over the coming months, the series will share the story of six athletes and their journeys to reach performance goals and chase their Olympic and Paralympic dreams. “Working Out With Team USA presented by KT Tape” debuts with a special 30-minute television broadcast on NBCSN on Sunday, Aug. 13, at 10:30 p.m. ET / 7:30 p.m. PT, and continues online on TeamUSA.org, as well as across Team USA and KT Tape digital platforms.
“We are excited for the debut of ‘Working out with Team USA presented by KT Tape’ and for the opportunity to showcase how KT Tape is supporting Olympians, Paralympians and hopefuls in their journeys. This is a dynamic series that truly embodies the drive of each athlete and their determination to be the best,” said Greg Venner, chief executive officer of KT Tape. “We are proud to support Team USA, and we hope to encourage athletes everywhere to continue to push themselves to finish stronger.”
A portion of proceeds from the Meb Commemorative Edition KT Tape PRO will go to the MEB Foundation
AMERICAN FORK, Utah – KT Tape®, category leader in kinesiology taping products, unveiled a Limited Edition tape today celebrating the career and achievements of marathon champion Meb Keflezighi as he prepares for his final competitive marathon. The Meb Commemorative Edition KT Tape PRO tape features a unique design and comes in a silver metallic box showcasing Keflezighi, and a portion of the proceeds from the tape will be donated to Keflezighi’s MEB Foundation, which supports youth health, education and fitness programs. The tape will be available in select outlets and online at kttape.com beginning mid-October.
“Meb is an inspiration for us and throughout the running community, and we are proud to celebrate his career with the Meb Commemorative Edition KT Tape PRO tape,” said Greg Venner, Chief Executive Officer of KT Tape. “With the donation the commemorative tape gives to the MEB Foundation, we can help support Meb’s ongoing mission to promote healthy lifestyles and sports participation among youth.”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 22, 2017
KT Tape and U.S. Soccer Extend Partnership Through
World Cup, Olympic and Paralympic Campaigns
Star forward Jozy Altidore joins KT Tape athlete ambassador lineupAMERICAN FORK, Utah KT Tape, category leader in kinesiology tape, and the U.S. Soccer Federation announced today a partnership extension through 2020. KT Tape will remain the Official Kinesiology Tape for all U.S. Soccer teams and programs, from Youth National Teams and the Development Academy up to the U.S. Mens National Team (USMNT) and U.S. Womens National Team (USWNT). As part of the enhanced partnership, USMNT forward Jozy Altidore will serve as a KT Tape ambassador. U.S. Soccer has been a valuable partner for KT Tape. We are proud to continue to support development and performance at all levels, and we are excited to welcome Jozy Altidore into the KT Tape family of ambassadors, said KT Health CEO Greg Venner. With World Cups on the horizon, and preparations for Tokyo 2020 underway, this is a perfect time to renew our relationship and ensure U.S. Soccers athletes are able to perform at their best every day.
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January 24, 2017
Mancuso joins US Speedskaters Mia Manganello and Thomas Hong as first winter sports athletes in KT Tape family
AMERICAN FORK, Utah – KT Tape, category leader in kinesiology tape and sports medicine taping products, has signed Olympic skier Julia Mancuso as an athlete ambassador. The most decorated American woman in Olympic alpine skiing, Mancuso has utilized KT Tape as she recovers from surgery and will continue use in her return to competition later this week.
US Speedskating announced that KT TAPE, the category leader in kinesiology tape and sports medicine taping products, will be the official kinesiology tape of US Speedskating and the U.S. National Team. The partnership extends throughout 2019 with KT TAPE providing support through and following the PyeongChang Olympic Games.
23 FebCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. USA Triathlon today announced a new five-year partnership with KT Tape, the leading producer of kinesiology tape and related sports medicine products in the retail market.Read more »
As the Exclusive Kinesiology Tape of USA Triathlon, KT Tape will support USA Triathlon and USA Paratriathlon National Teams, as well as age-group athletes representing the U.S. at ITU Age-Group World Championship events. KT Tape will also sponsor a branded athlete lounge at the host hotel for competitors of the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships, beginning this August in Omaha, Nebraska. USA Triathlon annual members will receive a 10 percent discount on KT Tape purchased online at kttape.com/store.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo - KT TAPE® and USA Wrestling today announced KT TAPE as the official kinesiology tape for USA Wrestling and the U.S National Team. The partnership extends through 2020.
Designed for muscle, ligament, and tendon pain relief, and support, KT TAPE products will be available to USA Wrestlings National Team Athletes, with the product also available to participants at select USA Wrestling national events.
LOS ANGELES USA Track & Field on Friday welcomed KT Tape, the leading producer of kinesiology tape and related sports medicine products in the retail market, to the USATF partnership family as the Official Tape Sponsor of USATF. The partnership, which extends through 2020, will provide product for use by USATF athletes during training and in competition in addition to extending discounts to USATF members.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. KT Tape® and the United States Olympic Committee today announced KT Tape as the official kinesiology tape licensee of Team USA. KT Tape will help support the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams through the Rio 2016 and PyeongChang 2018 Games.
Designed for muscle, ligament and tendon pain relief, and support, KT Tape will be available to Team USA athletes at all U.S. Olympic Training Centers.