SKIP BARBER RACING SCHOOL PARTNERS WITH SPYDER ACTIVE SPORTSMar 18, 2015
SKIP BARBER RACING SCHOOL PARTNERS WITH SPYDER ACTIVE SPORTS
Braselton, Ga (March 18, 2015) – Skip Barber Racing School, the premier motorsports education organization in the United States is excited to announce a new partnership with Spyder Active Sports and their new GT collection – a line of motorsports-inspired, performance apparel.
Spyder will become the official apparel line for Skip Barber Racing School, while Skip Barber Racing School will become the “Official Racing School of Spyder.”Exclusive Skip Barber Racing School / Spyder branded gear will be available for sale at the Skip Barber Racing School booth in the legendary 12 Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh by Florida, March 18 – 21, 2015.
Merchandise will also be available online later in the year.“We are thrilled to be working with Spyder” says Michael Culver, CEO of Skip Barber Racing School. “We are familiar with Spyder as the leader in winter performance gear and when they began involvement in motorsports, it was a natural fit. Skip Barber Racing School and Spyder are two iconic brands that have a passionate and authentic following.”
To kick off the relationship, all Skip Barber Racing School staff and instructors will be outfitted with top of the line gear from Spyder’s collection beginning in early March.“Skip Barber Racing School and Spyder are a natural fit of two high performance detailed brands” says Spyder’s Lance Webb. “Both brands are steeped in racing heritage and built on our commitments to speed, progression and adrenaline filled experiences. We are very excited about this new partnership as we launch our new summer GT line. There is no question that we share authentic like minded customers.”
ABOUT SKIP BARBER RACING SCHOOL:
Since 1975, Skip Barber has operated a fully integrated system of racing schools, driving schools, racing championships, corporate events and special projects across North America. No other organization delivers such a combination of high quality instruction, equipment, facilities and memorable experiences. The Skip Barber Racing School fleet includes 150 race cars, 60 street cars, 30 transport and support vehicles paired with more than 200 dedicated professionals who all are working to create thousands of racing and driving education programs. Skip Barber Racing School is the Official FIA Regional Training Provider for the United States. Skip Barber Racing School launched the auto racing careers of Ryan Hunter-Reay, Marco Andretti, Scott Speed, Jeff Gordon, A.J. Allmendinger, Raphael Matos, John Edwards, Conor Daly, Spencer Pigot and many more.
ABOUT SPYDER ACTIVE SPORTS:
Spyder is one of the largest winter sports brands in the world, as well as an official supplier to the U.S. Ski and Canadian Alpine Teams. Spyder apparel integrates high-technology fabrication, sport-specific function, and fashion conscious designs. Based in Boulder, CO, the company sells high performance sportswear in the United States, Canada, and more than 50 countries worldwide. http://www.spyder.com