United Sports Brands Launches Partnership with FlipGive.com



United Sports Brands Launches Partnership With FlipGive.com

Shock Doctor, McDavid and Cutters will give 10 percent of sales back to team sports and leagues through online fundraising site


Fountain Valley, Calif. (August 29, 2017) – United Sports Brands, a global leader in sports performance and protective products, has partnered with FlipGive.com, an online cash-back program that directly supports youth team sports and leagues. Through the partnership, FlipGive members can purchase Shock Doctor, McDavid and Cutters products with 10 percent of sales donated back to the members’ teams and leagues. This fast and convenient platform helps support participation in all youth sports, an integral mission for United Sports Brands.


“We’re delighted to welcome United Sports Brands to the FlipGive platform,” said FlipGive CEO Mark Bachman. “Our shared commitment to supporting youth sports made this a natural fit. As leaders in sports performance and protective gear, the Shock Doctor, McDavid and Cutters brands round out a very important category for our audience of teams and players.”


The partnership is especially beneficial for youth football teams and leagues, as Shock Doctor, McDavid and Cutters are Official Partners of USA Football. With FlipGive also an Official Partner of USA Football, its members can take advantage of this offer by creating a page on USAFootball.FlipGive.com. Every purchase of Shock Doctor mouthguards and lip guards, McDavid sports medicine and Cutters football gloves will see 10 percent of the purchase amount go directly back to the members’ teams and leagues. These purchases support travel, equipment, athlete safety and other essential activities for players, parents and coaches.


“Helping young athletes perform at their best is at the core of United Sports Brands, and we understand the incredible sacrifices that parents and coaches make every day to empower these players,” said Tony Armand, CEO of United Sports Brands, parent company of the Shock Doctor, McDavid and Cutters brands. “Partnering with FlipGive and supporting USA Football allow us to further our mission and give back to those who are committed to the game. It’s a win-win, all the way.”


Click here to learn more about FlipGive and offerings from Shock Doctor, McDavid and Cutters.


About United Sports Brands

United Sports Brands is a global leader in sports performance and protective products designed to help athletes perform at their personal best. Brands within the portfolio include Shock Doctor, the #1 global leader in mouthguards; McDavid, a brand at the top of the recommended lists of pro athletes, sports medicine professionals and athletic trainers for more than 35 years; Cutters, the innovative leader in the athletic glove market and high performance glove grip technology; Nathan, the running essentials market leader in athletic hydration, visibility and performance gear; and, XO Athletic, a premium, game-changing developer of athletic cups and sports protection. United Sports Brands is also a portfolio company of Bregal Partners, a private equity investment firm. For more information, please visit www.Unitedspb.com.


About FlipGive

FlipGive is a cash-back site for teams that combines the convenience of online shopping with the best of online fundraising, making it easier for groups to raise money. Teams using FlipGive earn up to 25 percent cash back for their sports team or league for school simply by shopping with retail partners. It’s a fast, easy and free way to support participation in sports. For more information, please visit flipgive.com. If you’re a member of USA Football, start your campaign through their exclusive platform at USAFootball.Flipgive.com.

USB Admin