Basketball Australia and 2XU renew Compression partnership

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Basketball Australia today announced a further three-year agreement with the world’s leading high performance compression brand, 2XU.

The agreement sees 2XU continue to supply all players representing the Helloworld Australian Boomers and the Australian Opals with 2XU compression and recovery garments.

“We’re thrilled to continue our partnership with Basketball Australia and look forward to sharing in the success of its elite teams on the international stage. 2XU has a proud history of supporting the world’s top athletes and sports teams, and we look forward to enhancing the performances of the Helloworld Australian Boomers and Australian Opals squads,” said 2XU Chief Executive Officer Paul Higgins.

“2XU is the world’s most advanced compression technology for training, performance and recovery, and the extension of this partnership will ensure Australia’s best basketballers continue to perform at the top of their game.”

Basketball Australia CEO Anthony Moore said: “We are delighted to continue to partner with 2XU, who provide world class compression product to Basketball Australia’s high performance teams.”

About 2XU:

2XU is at the forefront of global sports compression wear and is a market leader in converting scientific, independent, evidence-based research into the world’s best performance enhancing compression garments.

2XU compression takes athletes beyond what they thought possible and enables them to train smarter, recover faster and perform better thanks to a unique fabric combination that is light, flexible, powerful and durable.

Trusted by some of the world’s finest athletes and teams, 2XU has grown to become one of the world’s most technical sporting apparel brands and is the official compression partner of major sports associations including the Australian Institute of Sport and the Australian Football League.

Now present in 71 countries around the world, 2XU has graced the bodies of multiple world champion athletes across numerous sports including running, triathlon, cycling, basketball, netball, skiing, soccer, rugby and football (NFL).

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