Shane Carwin will make his first public appearance as a HEADRUSH Athlete at the UFC Fan EXPO in Toronto, Canada. HEADRUSH will debut it’s Shane Carwin signiture Tee at UFC 131 on June 11th 2001 in Vancouver B.C..
Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) April 27, 2011
Shane Carwin, a top ranked Heavyweight in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts, and his company Carwin MMA has signed with HEADRUSH Apparel, a leading “extreme sports inspired” brand. Shane Carwin has agreed to promote HEADRUSH exclusively in and outside of the octagon . Shane Carwin will make his first public appearance as a HEADRUSH Athlete at the UFC Fan EXPO in Toronto, Canada. HEADRUSH will debut it’s Shane Carwin signiture Tee at UFC 131 on June 11th 2001 in Vancouver B.C..
“I am excited to be joining forces with HEADRUSH. They were very eager to work with me and the Carwin Army and I could not be happier about this deal.” said Shane Carwin. “We had several potential suitors approach us but HEADRUSH offered significantly more promotion and support, they stood out HEAD and Shoulders above the rest.” continued Carwin
HEADRUSH’s Director of Operations, Mike LeBlanc was equally as thrilled about the new partnership. The Montreal-based company will make Shane Carwin a big part of it’s focus moving forward.
“As a business man and fan of the sport I have been impressed with the way Shane carries himself in and outside of the ring. UFC, the Magazine called him one of the most influential fighters in the sport.” said Mike LeBlanc. “It’s hard not to be impressed with his physical attributes but his connection to the fans of the sport made Shane the perfect fit for HEADRUSH”.
“ We may be considered the New Kids on the Block” However, The HEADRUSH TEAM believes 100 % in its slogan - Fortune Favours the Brave. Through its development, our ideology regarding quality and design has been influenced greatly from our passion and attitude, embracing the mentality of Those Who Dare, Win! We are very excited and can’t wait to see what Shane can do as HEADRUSH’s marquee star”. Carwin is a force in and out of the Octagon and we are excited to be working with Shane.” Stated Mike Mcleish of HEADRUSH – Division USA.
HEADRUSH is an extreme sports lifestyle driven brand with definite inspiration from many facets of life including mixed Martial Arts. The company’s “Fortune Favours the Brave” motto has certainly struck a chord with both fighters and fans alike along with their desire to create high-quality and authentic apparel.
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About Shane Carwin
Shane Carwin achieved success as both and athlete and as a student. He attended Western State College of Colorado where he excelled in wrestling, becoming a three time NCAA Division II National Finalist, and a National Champion wrestler. Shane was also an excellent football player, having been a two time All-American in that sport. In 1996, Shane was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Football Player of the Year. In 1998, Shane was invited to play in the Senior Bowl as a linebacker, and later went on to participate in the Indianapolis Combine.
Off the mat and the field, Shane was an academic stand out. Three times he was named an Academic All-American. After graduating from Western State College of Colorado with a degree in Engineering, Shane enrolled in the Colorado School of Mines where he received a second Engineering degree. While attending the Colorado School of Mines, Shane also worked as an assistant wrestling coach for two years.
In 2005, Shane began his career in the world of Mixed Martial Arts with a first round victory due to submission by punches. Subsequent fights proved Shane to be a lethal puncher and tactician. His following eleven fights all ended in the first round, several coming in under the one minute mark. By the spring of 2010, Shane had amassed a perfect record of 12-0. Shane is currently 12-1 in the sport of MMA, his only loss due to submission, after a dominating first round of the current UFC Heavyweight Champion, Brock Lesnar. At present, Shane is ranked as the #5 Heavyweight in the world.
In March of 2011 Shane Carwin was inducted into the NCAA Division II Hall of Fame for his accomplishments as a Wrestler.
Shane’s life away from the ring is spent with his family in Greeley, Colorado with his wife, Lani; son Kamden; and daughter Alexis.
About HEADRUSH Brand
The HEADRUSH TEAM believes 100 % in its slogan - “Fortune Favours the Brave”.
Through its development, our ideology regarding quality and design has been influenced greatly from our passion and attitude, embracing the mentality of “THOSE WHO DARE, WIN!”
HEADRUSH develops some of the highest quality of casual wear and athletic wear. With a keen eye for aesthetics, along with the development of fashionable designs and an uncompromising attitude, HEADRUSH continues to push its development for the EXTREME SPORTS ENTHUSIAST. Setting this pace, HEADRUSH has associated itself with the most recognized of elite athletes, singers, song writers and celebrities.
HEADRUSH calls itself a “lifestyle brand” however, when worn it is one which offers a feeling of POWER and CONFIDENCE which far exceeds the norm. This collection is inspired from the roots of all that is considered EXTREME and always offers to its trendsetters the feeling that they are wearing the best because they are the best!