CARLSBAD, Calif., June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SKLZ, the leader in skill and performance-based training equipment and programs, and Elite Clubs National League have announced a new partnership making SKLZ the "Official Training Partner" of the ECNL. This partnership will bring SKLZ innovative training products and programs to the nation's top female youth soccer players.
As the Official Training Partner of the ECNL, SKLZ will provide soccer specific training equipment and programs to players and coaches to prepare them to be ready for game day. Additionally, through on site activations, SKLZ will provide athletes and coaches both skill and performance training products to warm up and recover before, in between and after matches.
"The ECNL provides us with a great opportunity for SKLZ to reach top performing soccer players and help them prepare for game day," says SKLZ President Brian Enge. "ECNL's competitive athletes know the importance of preparation for game day and this partnership allows us to share with them the best products and programs to help them do so."
Earlier in June SKLZ announced a new line of soccer products in collaboration with their two soccer Team Captains, Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe. The line features new products and programs for use at home and on the field to help soccer players of all ages gain a competitive edge – from youth to pro.
"We are thrilled to be working with SKLZ as they continue to create innovative training products and programs that help aid in player development," says ECNL Commissioner Sarah Kate Noftsinger. "SKLZ partnership will help our players become better athletes overall."
In addition to the ECNL, the SKLZ Official Training Partner program is expanding across the US with a variety of top youth programs in numerous sports. Most recently, SKLZ has signed on the Evoshield Canes in baseball and UK Elite in soccer.
To find out more information about SKLZ Official Training Partner Program, visit: http://officialtrainingpartner.sklz.com/
SKLZ prepares athletes to be ready for their sport. The SKLZ brand offers skill and performance training products and programs for athletes to use at home and in training environments. Based in Carlsbad, California, SKLZ products are available around the world at major sporting goods retailers, specialty retailers, and at sklz.com.
About Elite Clubs National League
The Elite Clubs National League (ECNL) was founded in 2009 to enhance the developmental experience of female youth soccer players in the United States through: (i) Improving the competitive environment through creation of a true national competitive league; (ii) Improving the process for identifying elite female soccer players for the U.S. Soccer youth national teams through a systematic scouting and identification program based on national competitions; and (iii) improving the daily training environment at top female youth soccer clubs through developing best practices and training and organizational guidelines for its member clubs. The ECNL is sanctioned by US Club Soccer and is sponsored by Nike.