Eleiko has been named the Official Equipment Supplier of the 2017 IWF World Championships to be held November 28 – December 5, 2017 in Anaheim, California.
Erik Blomberg, CEO of Eleiko Group AB said, “This is an exciting time for Eleiko, USA Weightlifting, and Anaheim. We are thrilled to once again be the official equipment supplier for a World Championship event. We have been supporting athletes for 60 years, and are excited to continue this tradition in Anaheim, providing the highest caliber athletes with equipment specifically designed to help them reach their goals, become champions and set world records.”
Eleiko was also supplied the equipment for the 2015 IWF World Championships in Houston.
Phil Andrews, CEO of USA Weightlifting commented, “We have had the pleasure of working with Eleiko for years. We are confident between the equipment quality and extensive event management knowledge, Eleiko will be a true partner in putting on our sports’ most important event in 2017 for athletes from around the world.”
The announcement comes a week after Rogue Fitness signed a 4-year agreement to be the Official Equipment Manufacturer of USA Weightlifting.