We look forward to working in conjunction with the TapouT team to bring this new line of training gear to the Mixed Martial Arts community.
Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) July 25, 2009
Century Martial Arts, the world's largest supplier of martial art and fitness equipment, announced today that they signed a licensing agreement with TapouT, the premier mixed martial arts apparel, gear and lifestyle brand, to expand their current offering of mixed martial arts (MMA) equipment worldwide.
Under this new partnership, Century Martial Arts will design, manufacture, market and distribute the TapouT brand of MMA fighting and training gear to sporting goods retail stores, department stores, sports specialty stores, fitness centers, gyms, Martial Arts Schools, MMA schools and internet sales.
"As the leading MMA lifestyle and apparel brand, TapouT is excited to team up with Century, who has developed a strong presence in this market," said Marc Kreiner, TapouT President.
TapouT CEO, Dan "Punkass" Caldwell also commented, "This is a great opportunity to expand our product line and further spread the attitude, strength and passion that fans of TapouT depend on."
"TapouT is a dominant name in MMA and Century is thrilled to have this opportunity to work on this new product line," said Dan Bower, Century President. "We look forward to working in conjunction with the TapouT team to bring this new line of training gear to the Mixed Martial Arts community."
TapouT training gear will feature products for the both mixed martial arts fighter and the athlete in training. The product line will be engineered with the highest quality materials and construction methods available to provide athletes with gear that will maximize the results of their training.
TapouT is the world's leading mixed-martial arts apparel, gear and lifestyle brand on the market today. TapouT started as a vision by Founder Charles "Mask" Lewis Jr. and CEO Dan "Punkass" Caldwell, and has since become a pioneer of the MMA movement and a $100 million empire. Representing some of the biggest MMA superstars including Chuck Liddell, Frank Shamrock, Thiago Alves and Anthony Johnson, TapouT produces the hottest apparel for men, women and children. Their distinctive, authentic logo graces everything from clothing, accessories, and gear, to nutrition products and a magazine. TapouT is also the exclusive apparel sponsor for Spike TV`s "The Ultimate Fighter".
Based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Century is the world leader in martial arts products and the largest manufacturer and distributor of individual contact sports equipment. Century has sold products to support martial arts, mixed martial arts, boxing and kickboxing throughout the world for over 30 years. Century distributes products under its own name, and also distributes products under the UFC brand and the adidas brand.
For more information, contact Marisa Wimmler, Public Relations, Century, LLC. at (405) 426-4139.