Sponsorship Agreement to Run Through 2007
Auburn, New Hampshire October 12th, 2005: Carrera has signed a two year contract to sponsor Team FSx. Eli Brown, Fischer Nordic Racing Manager has brought Carrera on to help American Cross Country Ski racers compete at the top level in national and international competition. Carrera will be the official eyewear sponsor of the FSx program and athletes.
Carrera joins Fischer, Swix, and Yogi Tea as the fourth official sponsor of the Team FSx Cross Country Ski Team. â€œCarrera has always been strong in Alpineâ€, said David Currier, President of Carrera Sport USA, â€œWe are now looking to grow in the cross country racing scene, and FSx seems like the perfect fit!â€
Teamed with ThinkRacing, a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to enrich the lives of amateur athletes by assisting their development, Team FSx and Carrera will be providing a valuable service to America’s next generation of champions by providing the funds, logistical support, and eye protection necessary for Team FSx’s skiers to properly train and prepare for the 2006 Olympics and beyond.
Carrera was born in 1953 in Austria. The brand developed rapidly in a variety of sports and is now known worldwide as a high end sports eyewear brand in multiple venues including skiing, motocross, and cycling.
Carrera representatives will be on hand at major Cross Country events across the country. Look for them at your local retailer as well, or visit; www.carrerasport.com
FSx is the new program created in partnership between Fischer and Swix to support American Cross Country Ski Racers in their quest to develop and compete at the highest level. The program is made up of three interlinked components: The Athlete Development Program (Fischer Select), the Ambassador program, and the Elite Team.
For more information please contact Eli Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 603-314-7110.
Fischer Sports: 60 Dartmouth Dr Auburn, NH 03032 Ph (603) 314-7110 Fax (603) 314-7124