BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (December 17, 2018) — The Minnesota Youth Soccer Association has entered into a 3-year partnership with BSN SPORTS and Nike. Matthew Madeira, MYSA Executive Director, states “We are excited to partner with BSN SPORTS and Nike to create a common look and unified brand within MYSA. Our ODP athletes will continue to be outfitted with top-of-the-line Nike athletic apparel and equipment, which will elevate their experience.
BSN SPORTS is the largest distributor of team sports apparel and equipment in the United States, offering access to more brands than any single distributor in the industry. In addition to Nike, BSN SPORTS is an authorized distributor for Wilson, Rawlings, Russell, Champion, Louisville Slugger, Oakley, Mizuno, and Easton, as well as dozens of other popular brand names.
“The partnership agreement between The Minnesota Youth Soccer Association, BSN SPORTS and Nike is a great example of how we can add value to youth sports programs for coaches, athletes and communities, said BSN SPORTS Vice President of Sales Paul Brunelle. Not only will we provide the finest apparel and athletic products to all athletes and families associated with Youth Soccer Leagues across the state of Minnesota, but we’ll also work tirelessly with coaches to put time back into their day so they can spend more time impacting students’ lives on the field or court”
Minnesota Youth Soccer Association promotes the game of soccer for all youth in Minnesota. MYSA promotes the importance of education, self-esteem, diversity and teamwork in a safe and fun environment that allows players to develop to their fullest potential in soccer and in life. MYSA is a member of US Youth Soccer and the U.S. Soccer Federation.
BSN SPORTS is the leading marketer, manufacturer and distributor of sporting goods apparel and equipment. A division of Varsity Brands, BSN SPORTS markets and distributes its products to over 100,000 institutional and team sports customers in colleges and universities, middle and high schools, and recreational programs throughout the United States via catalog, e-commerce, and direct sales. Focused on providing game changing solutions through local partnerships, multi-brand selection and one-stop shopping for equipment and uniforms, BSN SPORTS' more than 2,000 employees have been helping elevate participation in team sports since 1972. For more information about BSN SPORTS please visit www.bsnsports.com.