RICHMOND, VA – (Wednesday, March 8, 2017) – The Richmond Kickers and Woodfin jointly announced a renewed partnership that will see the leaders in home comfort solutions based in Richmond, Virginia return as the front-of-jersey sponsor for the Kickers 25th Anniversary season. The custom adidas jersey will be unveiled at the Kickers home opener on Saturday, March 25 at City Stadium.
“We are delighted to welcome Woodfin back for our 25th Anniversary season,” commented Leigh Cowlishaw, Richmond Kickers Director of Soccer. “Woodfin has been an industry leader for 40 years and we are proud to extend our partnership with a like-minded organization that exhibits strong community values. We look forward to proudly showcasing the Woodfin brand again this season and offer our sincere gratitude to Jack Woodfin and all of the Woodfin team members for their continued support of the Kickers.”
Locally owned and operated since 1977, Woodfin is proud to be Your Home Team for complete home comfort needs. With a shared mission of serving the Richmond community, the Kickers and Woodfin will collaborate to extend the agreement across all levels of the Kickers nationally renowned club model. As part of the multi-year, interactive partnership, Woodfin’s iconic wordmark will once again to be featured on the front of the adidas replica jerseys worn by Richmond Kickers youth travel players when the 2017-18 season kicks off this fall.
In addition to the primary apparel rights, Woodfin will serve as the club’s official home comfort provider and will distribute 25th Anniversary replica jersey t-shirts as the presenting sponsor of the Kickers 2017 home opener. The Woodfin brand will benefit from high-impact exposure at City Stadium and on WTVR CBS 6 broadcasts, as one of the exclusive partners emblazoned across one of the 30 pro soccer jerseys in the United Soccer League’s top flight. Official home and away custom replica jerseys will be available to purchase through the team store at City Stadium and at RichmondKickers.com this spring.
The primary kit will showcase the Kickers signature red jersey, shorts and socks. The sleek and lightweight custom jersey features subtle white accents and traditional adidas three-striping. The red, adidas short, constructed for motion, speed and comfort, paired with red socks will complete the on-field look at City Stadium this season. The fleur-de-lis logo and wordmark of Bon Secours, the club’s Official Healthcare Provider, will be showcased on the back of the jersey. Exclusive USL-licensed names and numbers and the official USL patch will also be featured. While on the road, the pro team will debut a custom all-white alternate strip, with Kickers modern, red accents.
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