USA Synchro has announced that Agon Swimwear will be the Official Aquatic National Team Supplier for its national teams.
"The leadership at Agon heard our need for assistance and stepped up to help our national team athletes," said Julie Fabsik-Swarts, USA Synchro Executive Director. "I am so appreciative of their support. The athletes competing on the world stage will truly look like a national team."
Agon Swimwear, one of the world's leading manufacturers of high performance racing swimwear, will be donating practice suits for four of the five national teams. U.S. teams will compete at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia, July 5-9, and the U.S. Open, July 9-13, in Irving, Texas.
About Agon Swimwear: Agon Sport LLC is in the athletic apparel, accessory, and equipment business. Agonswim.com, a company created by swimmers for swimmers, creates value for athletes by creating high quality, custom-dyed athletic apparel.
About USA Synchro: USA Synchro was established as a nonprofit organization in 1977, and is the United States national governing body for the sport, recognized by the International Olympic Committee, the United States Olympic Committee and FINA (Federation Internationale de Natation Amateur) - the international governing federation. USA Synchro organizes, participates in, and promotes a variety of competitive events each year. These events begin at the local level and continue in the following categories: Age Group (12-19), Junior (15-18), Senior and Masters (20+).
USA Synchro is based in Indianapolis and serves as the National Governing Body for the sport of synchronized swimming, appointed as such by the United States Olympic Committee. It is a membership based and not-for-profit organization which services the sport from the grass roots level to the National Team. The mission statement of USA Synchro is "to provide leadership and resources for the promotion and growth of synchronized swimming, to achieve competitive excellence at all levels and to develop broad based participation."