Airborne Athletics, Inc. (www.aircatvolleyball.com), manufacturer, marketer and wholesaler of volleyball training equipment today announced the signing of a three-season endorsement agreement with the Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP).
Airborne's personal volleyball training aids and equipment, the AirCAT SOLO, essentially a pitching machine for volleyballs, will be used by the AVP for fan participation spiking contests during tour events and for the National Youth Assessment Program Serve-Pass-Hit. Airborne Athletics, Inc. will receive the rights to use the AVP's logo in all advertising, promotional and marketing activities. Additionally, Airborne will receive public service announcements and in-venue displays at AVP sanctioned events.
Established in 1983, the AVP (Association of Volleyball Professionals) is comprised of over 150 of the best men's and women's pro beach volleyball players in the U.S., and arguably, the world. The nation's marquee spectator sport combining world-class athletic competition with an unequaled environment of sun, sand and surf on the nation's finest beaches, the AVP's goal is to further develop the beach volleyball fan base and increase participation in beach volleyball in the United States by providing the premiere destination for professional beach volleyball at it's highest level.
Airborne Athletics, Inc's training equipment is also approved and endorsed by the USA Volleyball Association (USAV) and by Karch Kiraly whose accomplishments include 3 Olympic Gold Medals including the inaugural gold medal for beach volleyball in the 1996 Olympics and being named “the best volleyball player of the 20th Century by the FIVB.
Airborne Athletics, Inc. was established in 1996. The company currently manufactures three volleyball-training systems that are sold for home training, fitness centers and womens pro beach volleyball clubs, Junior Olympics volleyball programs, and high school and college programs. Products include the AirCAT SOLO, which is intended for use as a personal volleyball training system for home, grass, sand court or fitness club training. Airborne also offers the AirCAT TEAM for institutional or team training and NetworKs, which is a portable net training station that catches and collects volleyballs. A free video on these products is available by calling toll-free 888-887-7453 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org