New York, New York
Capelli Sport is proud to announce a new partnership with Slammers FC. With a multi-year agreement in place, Capelli Sport will become the Official and Exclusive Uniform, Apparel and Equipment Supplier for the world-renowned club that is based in Newport Beach, California.
Slammers FC is a thriving soccer club known for their proven success in developing elite student athletes, and Capelli Sport, the international sportswear and team wear brand, have announced a long-term partnership between the organizations. Per the terms of the agreement, Capelli Sport will become the Official and Exclusive Uniform, Apparel and Equipment Supplier for the Slammers athletes, families, coaches and staff, starting with the 2020-2021 season.
“We have built such a positive relationship with Slammers FC, and we couldn’t be happier to formalize our partnership.” said Capelli Sport President and CEO George Altirs. “To add such a storied club, with so many successes, is a great positive for Capelli Sport”, Altirs continued.
"Our Board of Directors is enthusiastic about this new partnership with Capelli Sport,” Slammers Director of Coaching Walid Khoury said. “As an expanding company in our geographic region, Capelli Sport offers a sharp, fresh, quality look for our players as they train and compete locally, regionally or nationally. We look forward to this opportunity to develop a strong and fruitful partnership in the coming years.”
Slammers FC was founded in 1994 in Newport Beach, California with a vision and passion to create a youth soccer environment that fosters player personal growth and respect in a team environment. The Slammers FC culture embodies the principals of hard work, both on and off the field, to become the best person and player in all aspects of life. The Slammers continue to be one of the premier programs in the country at preparing and placing student athletes nationally in their best academic and athletic fits which includes some of the highest performing academic and athletic universities in the country.
Capelli Sport was founded in 2011 by President and CEO George Altirs, with the mission to provide quality, functionality and design for high-level performance on the field. Altirs’ more than 30 years in the apparel, fashion and accessory business with parent company, GMA Accessories, led to the creation of Capelli Sport. The brand’s innovative, world-class training gear, equipment and uniforms have yielded many global recreational, youth, club, collegiate, semi-professional and professional sports partnerships.
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