New York, NY – December 6th, 2016 – Everlast Worldwide, the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment, is proud to announce the addition of RANDY BROWN, GREGOR GILLESPIE AND ANDRE HARRISON TO #TEAMEVERLAST (www.everlast.com/teameverlast).
The New York trio joins the current #TeamEverlast roster that includes superstars like Canelo Alvarez, Jon Jones, & Benson Henderson.
Randy “Rudeboy” Brown is currently competing as a Welterweight in the UFC. A professional competitor since 2014, he has formerly competed for Ring of Combat and became the welterweight Ring of Combat champion in 2015. He earned a spot in the UFC by appearing on Dana White’s Looking for a Fight. Randy last fought at UFC Fight Night, where he picked up a win via submission in the 3rd round. Randy stated that “Teaming up with Everlast is a dream come true. Knowing that I’m backed by such an established and credible company like Everlast gives me a great feeling of pride.”
Gregor “The Gift” Gillespie is a lightweight fighting in the UFC. Gregor wrestled at Edinboro University, a Division I school where he won a NCAA title and was a four-time All-American. After college, he wrestled at the U.S. Open. He won a world team trial and contemplated a run at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Gregor has an undefeated 8-0 MMA record & is looking to climb the lightweight ladder. Gregor on joining #TeamEverlast stated “It’s a very unique opportunity to be a part of a team with such a rich history in fight sports! I mean, who hasn’t heard of Everlast!?”
Andre “The Bull” Harrison began his professional career in 2011 and has quietly amassed an impressive 14-0 record and the featherweight belt in Titan FC. Recently, Andre signed with World Series of Fighting (WSOF) and is set to compete on the New Year’s Eve card at Madison Square Garden in New York. When asked about joining #TeamEverlast Andre went on to explain, “Since I was younger, I remember watching Ali wearing Everlast and now that I’m older and a fighter as well…. to share the same brand as my favorite athlete is surreal.”
Chris Beadon, the Sports Marketing Manager at Everlast. “We are excited to start working with these impressive athletes. They are the new breed of athletes that we believe are the future of the sport. We intend to put our full support behind them on their way to the top.”
As Everlast continues to add athletes to #TeamEverlast, up-to-date information can be found at www.everlast.com/teameverlast.
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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 Benson Henderson and Canelo Alvarez, 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. For more information, visit www.everlast.com.