Taekwondo Canada Names Dan-Do Sports its Official Apparel and Equipment Partner
OTTAWA—In conjunction with the first set of matches at the 2019 World Taekwondo Championships, Taekwondo Canada launched a new apparel and equipment partnership with Dan-Do Sports through 2021.
Dan-Do Sports also signed on as the presenting partner of the 2019 and 2020 Canada Open, as well as the 2020 and 2021 National Championships.
“Corporate support is the backbone to any successful team or event, so we are grateful to have a Canadian company with us in our drive to the international podium, while supporting our event-hosting goals,” said Carla Anderson, Executive Director, Taekwondo Canada. “Dan-Do Sports is a leader in producing taekwondo apparel and equipment. We are grateful for their investment in our high-performance program.”
Dan-Do Sports will provide t-shirts and backpacks to Taekwondo Canada’s 2019 World Championship Team of athletes and coaches this week in Manchester, England.
They will also provide a combination of clothing and equipment ranging from Doboks, team shirts and jackets to gloves and shin guards beginning at the 2019 Junior & Cadet (Pan-Am) Championships, as well as the 2019 Pan & Para Pan American Games Team, and for one event during the 2019 Senior Grand Prix Series.
The partnership will continue into 2020, providing apparel and equipment support to a designated number of athletes competing in the Pan Am Olympic and Paralympic Games Qualifier, the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the 2020 World Junior Championships, the 2020 Senior Pan American Championships, the 2020 World Championships Poomsae, and one event in the 2020 Senior Grand Prix Series.
“Dan-Do Sports is ecstatic for this great opportunity to be the official apparel and equipment partner of Taekwondo Canada. We are a Canadian company based in Montreal that has been serving the Taekwondo community in Canada since 1996 who have vast experience as athletes and coaches thus giving us an advantage in design, development and quality control of our products,” said Danny Rajjab, owner, Dan-Do Sports.
“We are also the official Canadian distributor of the WT-Approved Brand, TUSAH, which specializes in high-quality Taekwondo uniforms and equipment. We look forward to working with Taekwondo Canada as well as the high-performance athletes in helping them reach the podium internationally.”
In addition to providing discounts to Taekwondo Canada members for Taekwondo Canada logoed online products, Dan-Do Sports will also invest in the staging of the 2019 and 2020 Canada Open, as well as the 2020 and 2021 National Championships. Dan-Do Sports will outfit all volunteers at these events with t-shirts, provide signage and podium gifts in addition to discounting the cost of medals purchased by Taekwondo Canada for each of the competitions.
Taekwondo Canada is the National Sport Governing Body for Taekwondo in Canada. We are recognized by World Taekwondo, Pan American Taekwondo Union and are members of the, Canadian Olympic Committee, and the Canadian Paralympic Committee. Taekwondo Canada is supported by Sport Canada. Taekwondo Canada sends national teams to the Olympic Games, World Taekwondo Championships, Pan Am Taekwondo Championships, Pan Am Games, World Taekwondo Junior Championships, Poomsae World Championships, Pan Am Poomsae Championships, and is also targeting the 2020 Paralympic Games.