RALEIGH, North Carolina – Salming North America, has announced its newest ambassador: Australian Ironman star Paul Matthews, who has four 70.3 wins to his name as well as a 14th finish at the Ironman World Championships in 2014.
“We are ecstatic that Paul will be racing in Salming this year,” said David Field, CEO for Salming North America. “Paul will be an integral part of our triathlon team, working closely with our other ambassadors and the corporate office in Raleigh to help share his knowledge, experience and love of the sport among the endurance community.”
“I’m so excited to be partnering with Salming for the 2018 season. I know this is a great shoe for IRONMAN racing and will help elevate my running to a new level this year!” said Matthews who now makes his home in Austin, TX.
Matthews, more affectionately know as Barny, was born and raised in Murwillumbah, Australia before moving to the United States in 2012 to pursue his triathlon career. Among his notable achievements are a second and third place finish at the Asia/Pacific Ironman Championships, and a 6th place finish at the 70. World Championships.
About Salming North America
Salming is a Swedish sporting goods company designing, developing and marketing high quality products for the Running, Handball, Floorball and Squash markets. The company has its North American headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina.