Sports & Leisure

New York Mets Pitcher Gifts Teammates Mets-Themed Training Gear From His Apparel Line
February 19, 2020 at 1:14 pm

Marcus Stroman has proven himself a fiery competitor across six major league seasons with the Toronto Blue Jays and New York Mets. The 28-year-old showed a desire to make his first full campaign in the Big Apple a true bonding experience, giving his teammates Mets-themed training items from his apparel line...

Padres Change New Hat Design After Fans Say Logo Looks Like Swastika
February 13, 2020 at 12:32 pm

Following multiple observations from fans that the “S” and “D” in the team's mashup logo combine to resemble a swastika, the San Diego Padres are all but abandoning their new spring training hats and will go forward with a different design...

Golden State Warriors’ Kobe Bryant Tribute T-shirts Feature Kobe NBA Logo
February 10, 2020 at 5:21 pm

As the tributes pour in for Kobe Bryant, NBA franchises are also calling on promo goods to acknowledge his influence. The Golden State Warriors were one of those teams, distributing a shirt featuring Kobe's jersey numbers, the number that his daughter Gianna wore, and an NBA logo with Kobe's silhouette...

Nike’s 2020 Olympic Uniforms Will Be Made of Recycled Shoe Parts
February 7, 2020 at 1:43 pm

With the 2020 Olympics already set to include a nod to sustainability through medals crafted out of recycled cell phones, Nike is upping its commitment to the environment through designing the U.S. Olympic uniforms from treated shoe parts, among other components...

Perfect Performance: A Supplier and Distributor Talk Athletic Promo Apparel
February 5, 2020 at 1:30 pm

With a new year comes new apparel trends, of course, so we wanted to find out what’s happening in the athletic and performance category. Promo Marketing spoke with a supplier and a distributor to see what was popular to close out 2019 and what to know for the new year...