Columbus, Ohio — Competitor® is proud to announce that the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA®) has extended its partnership with the official lane line for all NCAA Swimming Championships in Divisions I, II and III.
"We are thrilled to continue our relationship with the NCAA. The past four years have been a wonderful partnership," saidBrad Underwood, president of Competitor, "It truly makes a statement when you see our lanes at the NCAA Championships, the USA Swimming Championships, and the Olympics." Competitor Gold Medal lane lines have been used in NCAA swimming championship meets for years, which includes the past four years as part of the official agreement. "We're elated that Competitor will continue to support our NCAA Division I, II and III Swimming Championships with lane lines," said Chris Termini, Managing Director of Championship External Operations. "Commitments like this are vital to the NCAA's ability to deliver an excellent championship experience for our members and student-athletes. "The extended partnership will ensure that all NCAA swimming championships use Competitor lane lines.
Since 1960, Competitor has been the international leader in the production of lane lines competitions around the world. As the official lane line for USA Swimming, Competitor has been in ten of the past thirteen Olympics. Molded and assembled using U.S.-made components, Competitor products are durable, easy-to-set-up and store, and are sold through distributors, licensees and dealers worldwide. The Competitor line also includes story lane reels, pace clocks, backstroke flags. Visit www.competitorswim.com for more information.
About the NCAA®
The NCAA is a membership-led nonprofit association of colleges and universities committed to supporting academic and athletic opportunities for more than 450,000 student-athletes at more than 1,000 member colleges and universities. Each year more than 54,000 student-athletes compete in NCAA championships in Divisions I, II and III sports. Visit www.NCAA.org and www.NCAA.com for more details about the Association. Its goals and members and corporate partnerships that help support programs for student-athletes.