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US Olympic Rowing Teams to Compete at London Olympics in US-Made Uniforms

Philadelphia, PA – July 13, 2012 – Boathouse Sports, a Philadelphia-based manufacturer of custom team athletic apparel, today revealed the Olympic uniforms and training gear it designed and manufactured for the US Olympic mens and women’s rowing teams will compete in at the Summer Olympics in London. The athletes will be outfitted in a full complement of Boathouse “Made in Philadelphia” products including custom sublimated Unisuits (pictured below) and off-water items such as custom GORE-TEX® jackets, Weathershirts, cold weather training gear, tanks and trou.


“We have really enjoyed working with all of the athletes and are looking forward to seeing them bring home the gold this summer from London,” said John Strotbeck, founder of Boathouse Sports and former Olympic rower (’84 and ’88).  “We believe that the competition unisuits and all the gear we’ve created for Team USA to wear at the 2012 Olympic Games will set a new benchmark for rowing apparel and show the world that the best athletic apparel is still made in the USA.”


About Boathouse Sports®

Boathouse Sports creates custom team athletic apparel for elite athletes. Based in the city of Philadelphia since its inception in 1985, where it manufactures over 95% of its products, Boathouse has earned an exclusive customer base of schools, universities and teams.  Boathouse Sports continues to expand its reach as one of the fastest growing custom athletic apparel brands in the world.  For Boathouse Sports current catalogs and promotions log onto


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