Performance Bicycle® Partners with Champion System to Offer Custom Apparel

 
Champion System builds a custom apparel portal for Performance Bicycle®
 
Brooklyn, NY (March 12, 2014) – Champion System, a worldwide leader in custom technical apparel, has partnered with Performance Bicycle® to offer custom apparel through PerformanceBike.com. This is a revolutionary move in the industry for a retailer to offer a custom option to its customers. 
 
“Our partnership with Performance Bicycle® is truly a first in our industry. Never has a bicycle retailer of Performance Bicycle’s® size and demographic aligned with a custom apparel company. We are thrilled to be working with a company of Performance’s caliber to take the custom apparel experience to the cycling masses,” said Scott Kaylin, Co-Founder and President of Champion System.
 
The custom apparel option is available on the PerformanceBike.com and Champion System will facilitate the process, from design through delivery. Champion System offers cycling and triathlon custom apparel, as well as a full line up of casual technical apparel and accessories. All items are available to the Performance customer through PerformanceBike.com
 
“We work hard to provide our customers with products that serve their needs”, said Bill Heins, Divisional Merchandise Manager for Performance Bicycle. “We know that custom apparel is important to our customers. Our partnership with Champion Systems allows us to offer high quality, great looking cycling clothing for their team or club, or individuals who want their own unique kits.” 
 
Performance Bicycle® will be hosting a “Design a Jersey Contest” later this month where individuals can create a jersey for Performance Bicycles®. The top designs will be chosen by a panel of judges and then the public will vote the winner. The winner will receive their jersey to ride in and the winning design will be a Limited Edition Performance Bicycle® Summer Jersey available at PerformanceBike.com. Additional information on the contest will be released shortly.
 
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About Champion System
 
Champion System, a worldwide leader in custom technical apparel, was founded in 2005 and has quickly earned the reputation as a company offering the finest quality handmade garments for a wide range of sports and activities. Strong customer relationships and close collaboration with the world's top athletes has been the key to Champion System's success. Its’ distinctive and stylish garments are worn by Olympians, National and World Champions and recreational athletes of all levels. Champion System's goal is to allow the customer to be their own brand and be known for its commitment to pioneering innovative, race-proven garments that can be customized with virtually any design. It has revolutionized sublimation printing, redefined garment construction and simplified the custom ordering process. With offices in 22 countries Champion System continues to set the standard in the custom apparel industry. www.champ-sys.com
 
 
About Performance Bicycle®
 
Performance Bicycle® is the No. 1 choice for people who love to ride, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Performance Inc. Performance provides a multi-channel experience that spans more than 100 stores nationwide, and www.PerformanceBike.com, catering to both the avid cycling enthusiast and the recreational rider. Performance Bicycle promotes improved cycling infrastructure through Bikes Belong, IMBA and League of American Bicyclists. Performance Inc. is majority owned by North Castle Partners of Greenwich, Conn. For more information about Performance Bicycle, please visit www.PerformanceBike.com