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  • Dollamur Launches #MatMakeover Campaign

    Dollamur and U.S. Olympian Adeline Gray to Reward 

    Most Deserving Wrestling Program with #MatMakeover  

    Launch Nationwide Contest, Winner to Receive up to $12,000 in New Wrestling Mats or Wall Pads

     

    (FORT WORTH, Tex.)Dollamur Sport Surfaces (Dollamur) – the world's leading manufacturer of high-performance sports flooring for martial arts, mixed martial arts, wrestling, gymnastics, cheerleading and yoga – have teamed up with three-time world champion and Olympic wrestler Adeline Gray to announce the  #MatMakeover Contest with the winning wrestling program receiving new wrestling mats or wall pads (up to $12,000 value).

     

    Social media users are asked a simple question: “Why Does Your Wrestling Program Deserve a #MatMakeover?” Contestants can enter by submitting a photo or video via Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with a caption and #MatMakeover. Adeline Gray, U.S. Olympic wrestler and member of Dollamur’s Athlete Advisory Council, will be present during the event unveiling, taking place in early 2017.

     

    "Dollamur embodies the Olympic spirit and helps athletes across the globe train on the safest, most durable mats in the world," says Gray. "My hope is this commitment to serving local communities will inspire the next generation of athletes."

     

    To be considered, below are two easy ways to enter:

    • Visit "#MatMakeover" and upload a photo or video of your wrestling organization with a caption that describes why your program deserves a #MatMakeover
    • Post your photo or video on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter with a caption and #MatMakeover

     

    The contest begins at 12 p.m. EDT on October 10, 2016 and ends at 12 p.m. EDT on October 30, 2016. There will be a voting period from October 31, 2016 to November 8, 2016, where contestants can share their submission and solicit votes. Full details can be found HERE.

     

    "We are thrilled to support our communities and give back to a deserving wrestling program," says Dave Rossi, Senior Vice President at Dollamur. "Dollamur’s 20th anniversary celebration is an opportunity for our company to increase awareness on the need for safe training facilities across the country, invest in our future Olympians and thank loyal customers from the past two decades.”

     

    Earlier this year, Dollamur was named official mat supplier of USA Wrestling, utilizing the exclusive Dollamur patented Flexi-Connect™ technology, a seamless and tape-less design that vastly reduces setup time. This hassle-free feature uses built-in hook and loop connections to join wrestling mat rolls, ensuring no seam separation and providing a “no slip, just grip” surface.

     

    For more information: https://www.dollamur.com/wrestling 800.886.0186

  • Dollamur Sport Surfaces Partners with Adeline Gray, No. 1 Wrestler in the World

    Dollamur Sport Surfaces Partners with Adeline Gray, No. 1 Wrestler in the World

    Three-time World Champion Joins Athlete Advisory Council 

    DI2A9681(FORT WORTH, Tex.)Dollamur Sport Surfaces (Dollamur) – the world's leading manufacturer of high-performance sports flooring for wrestling, mixed martial arts, martial arts, gymnastics, cheerleading and yoga – today announces its partnership with Adeline Gray, Team USA Olympic wrestler.

    Ranked No. 1 in the world for her weight class (75 kg), Gray is a three-time World Champion (2012, 2014, 2015), 2015 Pan American Games champion and two-time World bronze medalist (2011, 2013).

    She joins a prestigious list of athletes on Dollamur's Advisory Council, including USA Judo Olympian Marti Malloy, UFC superstar Anthony Pettis, CrossFit Games legend Jason Khalipa and three-time Olympian and former Olympic coach Mike Swain.

    "I am honored to join ‘Team Dollamur’ and its elite class of ambassadors who embody the Olympic spirit and athletic drive to inspire the next generation of athletes," says Gray, a native of Denver, Colo. "When deciding which mat to train on, I always choose Dollamur – it's a no-brainer."

    Earlier this year, Dollamur was named official mat supplier of USA Wrestling, utilizing the exclusive Dollamur patented Flexi-Connect™ technology, a seamless and tapeless design that vastly reduces setup time. This hassle-free feature uses built-in hook and loop connections to join wrestling mat rolls, ensuring no seam separation and providing a “no slip, just grip” surface.

    "Adeline is an excellent role-model and a world-class athlete and our team looks forward to working closely with her to continue growing the sport," says Chuck Thompson, Dollamur Vice President of Wrestling. "This partnership enables her to train on the safest, most durable mats in the world and fervently support her quest for winning a gold medal in Rio this summer."

    As a member of Dollamur's Athlete Advisory Council, Gray will test Dollamur products, serve as a brand ambassador and provide social media content periodically, among others.

    About Dollamur Sport Surfaces 

    Based in Fort Worth, Texas and established in 1996, Dollamur Sport Surfaces is the leading global manufacturer and distributor of high-performance competitive sports flooring for wrestling, martial arts, MMA, gymnastics, cheerleading and other activities. Dollamur mats are the preferred choice in hundreds of top-level sporting competitions each year throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Africa, South America, Asia and the Middle East, including many national championships and Olympic-qualifying tournaments.

    For more information: www.dollamur.com/wrestling.

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