FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 12th, 2019
New York, NY – Everlast Worldwide, the world’s leading manufacturer of boxing and combat sports equipment, has announced the signing of kickboxing and Muay Thai world champion, Cyril Benzaquen to Team Everlast. Benzaquen is a three time ISKA World Champion in kickboxing and a former WMF Muay Thai World Champion.
Born and raised in Clamart, France, Cyril entered the boxing gym for the first time at fourteen years old and started competing at the age of eighteen. In 2014, Cyril made history by winning world titles in both Muay Thai and kickboxing. He would go on to defend those titles in 2015, 2016, and 2017. Outside of the ring, Cyril Benzaquen has two master degrees from the University of Paris-Dauphine.
“I am very proud to join Team Everlast alongside such legends as Ali, Tyson and Frazier,” says Cyril Benzaquen. “Everything is about passion, authenticity and quality. We share the same values.” It was this attitude that has built Cyril’s impressive kickboxing resume and aligns himself perfectly with the Everlast brand.
“We are very excited to be adding not only a great fighter but a great ambassador to the brand and combat sport with Cyril, said Everlast’s VP of Marketing Chris Zoller. “Everlast products are enjoyed all around the world and our athlete’s on Team Everlast reflect that more than ever.”
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About Everlast Worldwide Inc.
The preeminent brand in boxing since 1910, Everlast is the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment. From legendary champions Jack Dempsey and Sugar Ray Robinson to current superstars Dustin Poirier and Deontay Wilder, Everlast is the brand of choice for generations of world champion professional athletes. Built on a brand heritage of strength, dedication, individuality and authenticity, Everlast is a necessary part of the lives of countless champions. Based in Manhattan, Everlast’s products are sold across more than 75 countries and 6 continents. Visit www.everlast.com for all the latest information.