Multisport athletes to benefit from wide range of recovery products
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Triathlon announced today that DJO Global, a leading provider of high-quality, orthopedic devices with a broad range of products used for rehabilitation, pain management and physical therapy, has made a commitment to serve as an official Silver-Level Sponsor through 2014.
Designated as a sponsor of the recovery zone at USA Triathlon-owned National Championship events, DJO Global offers products such as DJO Cold Therapy and Fast Freeze, designed to provide soothing pain relief from sore muscles and joints, backaches and tendonitis.
In addition to cold therapy products, DJO Global’s Compex line will be introduced to members through the partnership, allowing safe customization of training to exercise more muscle fibers in less time and to recover more quickly, which in turn gives athletes an opportunity to achieve peak performance every day.
DJO Global and Compex will support USA Triathlon members and endurance athletes as an Official Sponsor of USA Triathlon-Certified Training and Performance Centers. Certified centers are currently located in nine cities throughout the U.S. For more information about certified centers is available at usatriathlon.org.
The partnership will also provide support to the USA Triathlon National Team.
“We are excited about our partnership with USA Triathlon. We look forward to providing USA Triathlon’s top-level athletes and coaches with the training tools they need to achieve peak performance,” said Ryan Dolan, Sales and Marketing Director for DJO Global and Compex. “We will also be partnering with various Certified Training and Performance Centers around the country to provide consistent training and recovery products as needed.”
About DJO Global At DJO Global, the aim is to enable everyone to regain the joy and comfort of natural motion. As a leading healthcare company, DJO Global provides the facilities and resources to deliver state-of-the-art medical devices and services that enable people to live life to the fullest while maximizing end-users comfort. DJO Global values an open dialogue with customers to gather insights that guide innovation and continuous improvement. Visit djoglobal.com to learn more.
Over the past 20 years, Compex has developed into the leader in muscle stimulation through extensive research and innovation. Compex’s flagship muscle stimulation devices have become an essential ally to health care professionals and the most demanding athletes. It is now a widely known training technique, used for physical preparation, muscular recovery, and injury prevention. Compex enables you to achieve enhanced muscle performance. With Compex you can build muscle strength and size; improve power; increase endurance; optimize muscle recovery; and get the ultimate muscle warm up. Rehabilitation, pain relief, recovery, muscular reinforcement — whether you are a professional athlete or a weekend-warrior, Compex muscle stimulation devices enable you to achieve, and perhaps exceed your training objectives.
About USA Triathlon
Founded in 1982, USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the National Governing Body for triathlon – the fastest growing sport in the U.S. Olympic Movement – as well as duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, winter triathlon, off-road triathlon and paratriathlon in the United States. USA Triathlon sanctions more than 4,300 races and connects with more than 510,000 members each year, making it the largest multisport organization in the world. In addition to its work with athletes, coaches, and race directors on the grassroots level, USA Triathlon provides leadership and support to elite athletes competing at international events, including International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Championships, Pan American Games and the Summer Olympic Games. USA Triathlon is a proud member of the ITU and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).