SnapSports® Named Official Playing Surface Provider of USA Team Handball

With SnapSports® accepting a seat on the USA Team Handball National Board of Directors and providing its premium sports flooring system in customized red-white-and-blue for USA Team Handball’s signature events,they have committed to a four-year comprehensive alliance with a great organization. The first competition to take place on “National Court” will be the 2009 Club Championships in Elgin, Illinois.

SnapSports Vice-President of Sales, Dan Wollman, is currently with the USA Team Handball directors and management at the 21st IHF World Championships in Zagreb Croatia, where he is hosting some of the company’s European distributors.

“Snapsports is excited to team up with USA Team Handball. We feel the sport has great potential for growth in the United States with the development plan and outstanding leadership they’ve assembled at USA Team Handball,” said Wollman. “As one of the most popular Olympic team sports, we knew it was important for our company to establish a strong relationship and global presence with the U.S. national governing body. We look forward to getting world class athletes of this exciting sport on our new Bounceback® ShockTower® suspended game courts.”

SnapSports’ multi-patent athletic surfaces simply “snap” together and assemble easily in just a few hours. The flooring provides both lateral and vertical “give” – reducing injuries to athletes. SnapSports is a worldwide leader in residential and commercial athletic surfaces. SnapLock Industries and its SnapSports®, RaceDeck®, DuraGrid® and SnapLock® brands have been recognized among Utah’s 100 leading companies and as one of America’s fastest growing companies by Inc. Magazine. CEO, Jorgen Moller, was also among Utah’s Entrepreneur of the Year finalists in 2008.

“SnapSports is providing a top performing state-of-the-art product that handball enthusiasts instantly recognize and appreciate,” said Steve Pastorino, general manager of USA Team Handball. “Additionally, they have pledged to open doors for us to thousands of clients across America with SnapSports’ athletic surfaces – places where handball can quickly develop a following. In return, we will collaborate with their sales force to introduce them to new domestic and international markets.”