Austin Bold FC Unveils Jersey and Announces Partnership with Ascension Seton
AUSTIN, TX During the Kit Reveal this morning, Austin Bold FC announced a multi-year partnership with Ascension Seton, who will serve as the official jersey sponsor and sports medicine provider for the team.
This partnership includes dedicated Ascension Seton athletic trainers and medical staff to ensure the highest level of care and medical oversight for the Austin Bold FC team. In addition, Ascension Seton will care for the fans at Bold FC games by providing first aid stations and amenities.
Ascension Seton Primary Care Sports Medicine Clinical Director, Dr. Martha Pyron will serve as Austin Bold FC's Medical Director. Dr. Pyron has been practicing sports medicine for 17 years including roles at Penn State University, UT Austin's University Health Services, private practice at Medicine in Motion and is currently involved in research projects both at Dell Medical School and UT Health Austin.
"Ascension Seton is very excited to be a founding partner of Austin Bold FC. As their exclusive medical provider, this partnership enables Ascension Seton to showcase our Sports Performance team's capabilities at the highest levels of athletic competition" commented Adam Bauman, Vice President, Business Development, Ascension Texas.
The inaugural Bold FC kit, both home and away, will be available for purchase during all home Bold FC matches at Circuit of The Americas, online at austinboldfc.com and at select retailers with a portion of every sale of the jersey benefitting Dell Children's Medical Foundation.
Partner executives, Austin Bold FC players and coaches, and fans came together at Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas for the official partnership announcement and debut of the club's jerseys. The striking jerseys are inspired by Central Texas' golden sun rays and turquoise waterways and incorporate the iconic Austin Bold FC and Ascension Seton logos. The jerseys mirror the lively and truly unique spirit of the Austin community - they are Austin born and Austin bold.
"We worked very deliberately with our team to create a custom design of our first-ever USL kit, as we want the jersey to have a distinctive yet classic look that represents our brand and prominently displays our partner Ascension Seton," said Austin Bold FC General Manager, Roberto Silva. "We are very proud of this partnership and how it not only benefits our players, but the Austin community. We can't wait for our team take the field this weekend wearing these kits."
Austin Bold FC players including midfielder Xavier Báez, forward Kris Tyrpak, goalkeepers Diego Restrepo and Juan David Ramírez, and Assistant Coach Ryan Thompson unveiled the jersey design. For jersey images click here .
Austin Bold FC's inaugural season will kick off on March 9 and Bold fans can support the team's first home game on Saturday, March 30 against San Antonio FC. All Austin Bold FC home games and away games will be available on ESPN+. The Austin Bold FC matchup on April 17 against Phoenix Rising FC will be available nationally on ESPN3. For more information about the upcoming season and to purchase tickets, visit AustinBoldFC.com .
Austin Bold FC collaborated with Innovative Partnerships Group (IPG360) and IdeaQuest, prevailing business development and marketing solutions agencies, in the development of this partnership.
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