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– Red Fox Wireless, an emerging company in the sports and outdoor market that makes Bluetooth wireless headphones and accessories, has renewed their partnership with Destination Races as the exclusive Wireless Headphone Sponsor for the Wine Country Half Marathon Series in 2015 and 2016.
Red Fox’s flagship product, the EDGE Bluetooth Headphones, launched in December 2013 and soon after, was namedin the June edition of , all while gaining a significant retail presence in the U.S. The headphone design is comfortable and lightweight, and remains secure during athletic activities such as running, cycling, hiking and weight training. Built-in controls allow the user to wirelessly change song tracks, control volume, make and take phone calls, and activate Siri or Google Voice, making this product easy to use. Currently, the second generation of The Edge features IPX 4 water and sweat resistance nano technology, allowing users to be active with their headphones without worrying about moisture damage.
“We’re all about promoting a healthy lifestyle and making it easier for people to get outside with their music, audio books or podcasts,” said Red Fox CEO and Co-Founder Josh Cates. “Renewing our partnership with Destination Races provides an ideal opportunity to connect with an active and health-focused audience.”
Destination Races produces seven boutique races across prestigious wine regions in North America. Each race weekend features small town charm, breathtaking views, and scenic courses starting typically at a winery and always finishing with a Destination Races trademark post-race Wine and Music Festival. The race series attracts elite runners as well as food and wine enthusiasts who share their common bond of running and celebration.
“Our participants rave about Red Fox products and we are pleased to welcome them back for our 2015 and 2016 race series,” said Destination Races Founder and President Matt Dockstader. “Our two companies are a natural fit as we both capture the imagination and fuel the passion of people everywhere who live life to its fullest potential.”
The impetus for Red Fox Wireless came in the fall of 2010 while CEO & Founder Josh Cates was mountain biking in Red Rocks Canyon and his tangled earphone wires caused a crash. The Red Fox Story has progressed since realizing the initial need for wireless audio technology of which the marketplace was then virtually void. Red Fox is the leader in active wireless audio headphones, products and accessories. Red Fox promotes healthy lifestyles by delivering high quality audio products so that consumers can enjoy music, audio books, phone calls, and more, while on the go. Long gone are the days of wires getting in the way. With the ease of use and key safety features, one can feel confident that they are purchasing more than just a quality product. With an extensive line of products, Red Fox has a solution for everybody and every lifestyle.
Destination Races, based in Sonoma, California, is the pioneer producer of the Wine Country Half Marathon Series. Founded in 2004, the Wine Country Half Marathon Series consists of seven races across prestigious wine regions in North America. Offering unforgettable experiences on and off the course, including the popular post-race wine and music festival, runners travel far and wide for these boutique destination races. The race series attracts elite runners as well as food and wine enthusiasts who share their common bond of running and celebration. The Wine Country Half Marathon Series has limited fields in each event to ensure the participants and their guests can enjoy all the race weekends have to offer, including exclusive winery tours, plus receptions and dinners featuring the local bounty at esteemed wineries and other unique venues.
Current races include – Santa Barbara, Northern Virginia, Napa-to-Sonoma, Oregon (Willamette Valley), Kelowna, B.C., Healdsburg, and Temecula Valley, CA.