We see taking part in the fight against breast cancer as a responsibility, especially given that the majority of our customer base is young girls and teens.
Reading, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 28, 2011
GK Elite Sportswear, L.P. world’s leading supplier of gymnastics apparel, introduced their 2011 Collection of Breast Cancer Awareness apparel online on Friday, March 25, 2011. This dazzling and inspiring collection debuted at this past weekend’s Pink Invitational ~ Gymnasts Unite event at United Sports in Downingtown, Pennsylvania, a meet organized by Unite for HER, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing breast cancer programs and initiatives. As a proud sponsor of Unite for HER, GK is pleased to announce that they will contribute 5% of the sales of this breast cancer awareness collection to Unite for HER.
GK is offering three In-Stock tank leotards, each embellished with a Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon and custom GK/Unite for HER logo. These special leotards along with a berry T back sports bra and a fun workout short will be available at http://www.gkelite.com through June 15, 2012.
In December 2010, GK Elite Sportswear announced a new 2011 partnership with Unite for HER, which, in addition to production of a collection of breast cancer awareness leotards, also includes the support of the 2011 Pink Invitational, an outreach gymnastics meet presented by Unite for HER and co-sponsorship of BRAVADO, an inspired art exhibit and auction bringing together the talents of celebrity Olympic gymnasts, the cast of “Make It or Break It”, and others dedicated to the fight against breast cancer.
2011 marks the seventh year that GK has taken a stand against breast cancer. "We see taking part in the fight against breast cancer as a responsibility, especially given that the majority of our customer base is young girls and teens. Unite for HER is an organization making a positive impact in helping those affected by breast cancer. Getting the message and support out to women of all ages is part of their passion and success!" said Kelly McKeown, Executive Vice President of Design and Corporate Relations. Each year GK continues to add more breast cancer awareness leotard styles to promote this worthy cause.
GK is the world’s leading supplier of gymnastics apparel and is recognized around the world for superior variety, quality, fit and service. GK is proud to have been chosen by adidas to manufacture the US National Team Competitive apparel for USA Gymnastics since 2000 and is the sole producer of adidas brand gymnastics apparel worldwide. Based in Reading, Pennsylvania, Elite Sportswear, L.P., the company behind the GK brand, continues its commitment to American-made quality and continuous innovation in designs for Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Dance, and Drill Team apparel. For more information about GK Elite, visit http://www.gkelite.com.