ASICS TO BECOME THE OFFICIAL UNIFORM SUPPLIER OF THE IPC AT THE PARALYMPIC GAMES PARIS 20242023.08.25 PRESS
[August 25-Kobe, Japan]- ASICS is delighted to announce it has signed a new contract with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to be the official supplier for the uniforms of the IPC at the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games.
This contract builds on the relationship ASICS and the IPC had at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and sees ASICS is providing sportswear and shoes to IPC staff at Paris 2024.
ASICS has a strong commitment to promoting and developing Para sports globally, working closely with a number of Paralympian, National Paralympic Committees, and National Federations.
ASICS has a long-term vision, “VISION 2030,” which has the theme of “Lifetime Athletes in All of Us” on top of its philosophy “a sound mind in a sound body.” Through this contract, ASICS aims to contribute to IPC’s vision of “making for an inclusive world through Para sports.”
Andrew Parsons, President of the International Paralympic Committee:
“ASICS have been a committed supporter of the wider Paralympic Movement for many years now, most recently at the Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, so the IPC is very pleased to once more be supported by ASICS at the Paralympic Games Paris 2024.”
Yasuhito Hirota, President, CEO and COO, Representative Director of ASICS Corporation says:
“We are proud to be able to support the IPC and provide its staff with their uniform for the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games. The Paralympians’ courage and determination give dreams and hope to people around the world. We admire the IPC’s desire to create a more inclusive world for all persons with disabilities. ASICS will continue to contribute to the development of the Paralympic Movement, as well as to a society where, anyone can have both a sound mind and a sound body through sports.”
For further information about the IPC, please visit: https://www.paralympic.org/