“Being injured during the playoffs in 2015 was frustrating…I am impressed by Zamst’s ability to combine their medical knowledge with the unique baseball requirements to create products that specifically address my individual needs,” said Russell.
Irvine, CA (PRWEB)
March 20, 2017
Zamst, a global leader in high-performance sports injury prevention and protective equipment, announces a partnership with Chicago shortstop, Addison Russell, as his official performance bracing and support provider.
In 2016, Russell garnered more accolades than most players accomplish in a lifetime, most notably helping the Chicago team win their first World Series title in 108 years, by hitting a grand slam in the World Series, and becoming the youngest player in the team’s history to earn a spot on the franchise’s All-Star team. This year, Russell will be entering his third season with Chicago. He is driven to be the best shortstop in the league to help the team get back to the World Series and take on the challenge of becoming repeat World Series champions.
Zamst, a global leader and innovator in sport bracing and support products, provides the highest level of support and protection on the market, as evident by their partnerships with some of the world’s greatest athletes. Russell will join NFL MVP Von Miller, NBA All-Star Isaiah Thomas, Olympic Marathoner Amy Cragg, 6 x Everest Summit Mountaineer Melissa Arnot, and PGA star Scott Langley, among others who make up Zamst’s ‘Z Elite Team.’
“Addison is an incredible young talent and we recognize him as one of today’s best baseball players,” said Bryan Smeltzer, General Manager of Zamst U.S. “Our targeted product line is designed to meet the needs of world-class baseball players like Addison. We work with athletes to…