U.S. Figure Skating, the governing body for figure skating in the United States, is thrilled to announce its partnership with Riedell, a competitive skating boot company. With its commitment to excellence and innovation, Riedell will become an official supplier for U.S. Figure Skating, promising an exciting new era for athletes and coaches of all levels on the ice.
With over 75 years of dedication to precision and innovation, Riedell has been a leader in the skating equipment industry. Their dedication to providing skaters with unparalleled performance, comfort, and style aligns perfectly with the values held dear by U.S. Figure Skating.
"This partnership marks a significant milestone in our ongoing pursuit of bringing endemic sponsors into U.S. Figure Skating and creating value for our members,” Senior Director of Marketing and Sales Annie White said. "Riedell's reputation for producing top-quality skates is widely recognized, and we are excited to collaborate with a brand that shares our passion for elevating the sport."
In addition to becoming an official supplier of the organization, Riedell will provide all U.S. Figure Skating coaches with a 30% discount on personal skate and blade purchases, as well as provide boots and blades as Value-in-Kind for initiatives to support the growth and inclusivity of the sport.
“Riedell has been making skates for over 75 years, serving skaters from their first steps on the ice all the way to their Olympic dreams,” Riedell Sales and Marketing Director Elizabeth Thornton said. “We are excited to partner with U.S. Figure Skating as an official supplier and we look forward to continuing to support U.S. athletes with the highest quality skates for all athletes.”
About U.S. Figure Skating
U.S. Figure Skating is the national governing body for the sport of figure skating in the United States as recognized by the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee and the International Skating Union. U.S. Figure Skating comprises more than 800 member clubs, collegiate clubs and high school teams, and more than 1,000 registered Learn to Skate USA programs representing over 242,000 members. U.S. Figure Skating is charged with the development of the sport on all levels within the United States, including athletes, officials, sanctioning of events and exhibitions, and establishing the rules and guidelines by which the sport is governed.
For over 75 years, Riedell has been the leading innovator in the ice skating market. In 1945, Paul Riedell and his wife Sophie founded Riedell Skates with one goal in mind: to produce and offer only the finest quality skates available in the market. By manufacturing only top-quality, hand-crafted skating boots made in Red Wing, Minnesota, our founders built a reputation for supplying the world’s best skates with exceptional fit and comfort. To learn more about Riedell, click here.