NFLPA and THERAPEARL, LLC Partner to Provide Athletes with Game Changing Innovations in Hot and Cold Pack Therapy
WASHINGTON, June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The NFL Players Association (through its licensing and marketing subsidiary NFL PLAYERS, INC.) today announced a new licensing relationship with TheraPearl, an innovative consumer products company specializing in hot and cold pack technology. TheraPearl’s products are uniquely designed to aid in post-workout recovery, making the company a natural fit for the NFLPA and pro football players everywhere. TheraPearl’s mission is to educate consumers about the proper use of hot and cold therapy in conjunction with various forms of training, while informing consumers on the many benefits of using hot and cold therapy.
“We’re thrilled to partner with the NFLPA in developing products that impact a player’s training and recovery,” said Daniel Baumwald, President of TheraPearl. “Our products maximize targeted hot and cold therapy and are uniquely designed for athletes and athlete recovery. We are happy to make this technology available to the NFL players for whom recovery is such a crucial part of the game.”
TheraPearl’s unique products were recently on display at the 2012 NFLPA Rookie Premiere in Los Angeles last month where 35 of the top NFL rookies experienced the product benefits in the TheraPearl cooling, relaxation and massage tent. The technology has appealed to a wide range of celebrities and athletes including current and former NFL players.
“Health and safety is a great concern for all professional football players,” said Keith Gordon, President of NFL PLAYERS, INC. “We are pleased to bring on an innovative company like TheraPearl as an official licensee. Proper recovery between practice and games is a crucial piece of staying healthy, and TheraPearl technology aims to enhance and maximize the recovery process. We hope that both players and fans will embrace their products”
TheraPearl products include various shape and size packs that can be chilled or heated to provide targeted therapy and specialty athletic recovery products that include adjustable shin wraps, shoulder and knee wraps. The packs easily conform to your body when frozen, allowing for maximum therapy. When heated, the conformable packs help stimulate blood flow while relaxing and soothing stiff muscles.
ABOUT NFL PLAYERS, INC.
NFL PLAYERS, INC. is the licensing and marketing subsidiary of the NFL Players Association. Representing more than 1,800 NFL players, NFL PLAYERS, INC. “takes the helmets off” the players and markets them as personalities as well as professional athletes. Through an exclusive sponsorship agreement with the NFL, players are integrated into NFL sponsor activations. NFL PLAYERS, INC. activities include retail licensing, corporate partnerships, player marketing, special events, broadcast and publishing. For more information, please visit NFLPLAYERS.COM.
Founded in Maryland in 2008, TheraPearl creates innovative hot & cold therapy products using proprietary Pearl Technology(TM). Easily chilled in the freezer or heated in the microwave, TheraPearl packs are the doctor-designed, drug-free way to calm pain and inflammation. For more information visit us at www.therapearl.com. You can also follow TheraPearl on social media platforms Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Name: Candice Beitler
Phone: 301.362.5018 x-7003
SOURCE TheraPearl, LLC