BOULDER, Colo. – March 16, 2009 - Body Bar Inc., a premier fitness company and official sponsor of USA Wrestling and a dedicated sponsor of the USA Women’s Wrestling program, today announced that it will continue to be the Title sponsor of the USA Wrestling Women’s National Team.
As a strong proponent of women’s wrestling, Body Bar Inc. has sponsored the USA Wrestling Women's National Team since 2003. The team continues to use the award-winning Body Bar® products as they train for the 2009 and 2010 World Championships. In July 2008, Body Bar Systems signed Olympic wrestler Marcie Van Dusen to represent Body Bar Inc. in various marketing endeavors.
“I am proud to extend Body Bar Inc.’s affiliation with the USA Women’s Wrestling program,” commented Arno Niemand, founder and chairman of Body Bar Inc., who is a 2008 FILA Gold Star recipient and upcoming 2009 National Wrestling Hall of Fame inductee. “Supporting the women’s wrestling program contributes to the future of this growing sport, and I’m pleased to help provide opportunities to these dedicated and skilled athletes.”
"USA Wrestling is honored to continue our partnership Body Bar Inc.,” said Rich Bender, executive director of USA Wrestling. “We consider Body Bar Inc. to be part of the USA Wrestling family, and the additional resources and stability that the company provides significantly impacts our women's program.”
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