COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (January 22, 2009) -- EcoSportsBottle.com of Innovative Companies LLC has signed on as an official green product supplier to USA Triathlon.
EcoSportsBottle.com produces a line of environmentally friendly products, including hydration bottles and Eco Goody Bags, that are sure to appeal to multisport athletes and event directors.
EcoSportsBottle.com offers special customized programs and a discount to USAT Clubs, Certified Coaches and the general membership and is dedicated to USAT Sanctioned Race Directors, offering substantial discounts on their products to assist race directors in their efforts to incorporate eco- friendly initiatives at their events.
"We are truly honored and excited to work with USA Triathlon," said EcoSportsBottle.com founder Diane Camet. "It is a wonderful opportunity for us, as athletes having competed at sanctioned USAT events, to be able to work in partnership to help raise funds and awareness for USAT, our health and the environment."
"USAT is committed to focusing on the sustainability of triathlon, and EcoSportsBottle.com comes aboard as an ideal partner in a critical time for promoting our 'GoGreen' message," said USA Triathlon Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications Tim Yount. "These products are healthy, environmentally sustainable, and super lightweight. What else could the multisport community ask for in a water bottle? "
About the GoGreen Initiative
USA Triathlon is committed to implementing programs that preserve natural resources and protect the environment via its GoGreen initiative. This commitment is evidenced in USAT's use of recycled paper in printing projects, offering educational programs to its members, coaches and race directors, in addition to pursuing recycling and environmentally responsible efforts at its national office and championship events. Partnerships with organizations such as Athletes for a Fit Planet, Greenlayer Sports Apparel, and Eco-Sports Bottle ensure that USAT supports and promotes eco-friendly products and services in a manner consistent with the USAT GoGreen initiative.
About USA Triathlon
USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the national governing body for triathlon - the fastest growing sport in the U.S. - as well as duathlon, aquathlon and winter triathlon in the United States. USAT sanctions 2,500 races and connects with more than 115,000 members each year, making it the largest multisport organization in the world. In addition to its work with athletes, coaches, and race directors on the grassroots level, USAT provides leadership and support to elite athletes competing at international events, including World Championships, Pan American Games, and the Olympic Games.
EcoSportsBottle.com is a leader in providing athletes with environmentally friendly products. Our focus has always been to help people live and train healthier via our quality products and education resources available on our web sites, and to do so while having a minimal impact on the earth. Currently we offer our Eco line of products including hydration bottles and accessories that is healthy and recyclable along with our reusable Eco Goody Bags. We continuously strive to develop new products further aiding athletes and the environment.