USA Football partners play a significant role in the success of the organization through their involvement in USA Football events and programs such as Heads Up Football®, National Teams, Equipment Grants and Membership.
Founded in 1929, Riddell is a premier designer and developer of protective sports equipment and a recognized leader in helmet technology and innovation. One of Easton-Bell Sports, Inc.’s most well-known brands and the Official Helmet of the NFL®, Riddell is the leading manufacturer of football helmets, shoulder pads and reconditioning services (cleaning, repairing, repainting and recertifying existing equipment).
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Based in Bristol, Conn., with 4,000 employees (7,000 worldwide) ESPN Plaza includes 950,000 square feet in 16 buildings on 123 acres (116 contiguous), with additional office space (400,000 sq. ft.) rented nearby. The company is 80 percent owned by ABC, Inc., an indirect subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company. Hearst Corporation holds a 20 percent interest in ESPN.
1st Down Technologies is a sports software company based out of Austin, Texas. The company was conceived by Coach Charlie Coiner, a 30-year veteran of NFL and NCAA football. The mission is to help coaches at all levels spend more time developing football players and less time consumed with designing plays.
SquadLocker and its innovative suite of disruptive technologies are changing the way leagues and teams design and purchase customized team gear and apparel. Offering the market’s leading brands, SquadLocker manages the entire process from instant online web-store creation to free graphic art work assistance as well as decoration and production/fulfillment, all from its wholly owned facility. As a result, SquadLocker makes it easier for league organizers to manage youth programs and for coaches to spend more time mentoring and inspiring young athletes.
Glossy Finish by Lifetouch is an award winning youth sports photography company that focuses its attention on high quality league picture days and action photography at State, Regional and National Championships, including the USA Football International Bowl. Glossy Finish only uses professional sports photographers, who utilize the best camera equipment, to make sure every image and product they offer is of the highest-quality. Glossy Finish is a division of Lifetouch, a trusted leader in school and family photography. With secure ordering, background checked photographers and employee owned offices, Glossy Finish by Lifetouch truly knows how to capture moments and create memories!
The AIG companies are part of a leading international insurance organization serving customers in more than 130 countries and jurisdictions. AIG companies serve commercial, institutional, and individual customers through one of the most extensive worldwide property-casualty networks on any insurer. In addition, AIG companies are leading providers of life insurance and retirement services in the United States. AIG U.S. Accident & Health helps its clients reduce accidents and injuries through targeted risk management and advocacy programs. For example, AIG Accident & Health’s aHead of the Game advocacy campaign aims to help reduce the risks of concussions and other head injuries in youth sports through greater awareness and education.
Gatorade® Thirst Quencher, the nation’s leading sports drink, is backed by 40 years of research. Gatorade is scientifically formulated and athletically proven to quench thirst, replace fluids and electrolytes and provide carbohydrate energy to enhance athletic performance. The Gatorade company is part of QTG (Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade) and is a division of PepsiCo, Inc.
Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion and operations worldwide. Chase serves nearly half of America’s households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans and payment processing. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: 5,500 branches, 18,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone.
Founded in 1863, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) is a world leader in orthopedics, rheumatology and rehabilitation. HSS is nationally ranked No. 1 in orthopedics, No. 3 in rheumatology and No. 7 in geriatrics by U.S. News & World Report (2015-16), and is the first hospital in New York State to receive Magnet Recognition for Excellence in Nursing Service from the American Nurses Credentialing Center three consecutive times. HSS has one of the lowest infection rates in the country. HSS is a member of the New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System and an affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College and as such all Hospital for Special Surgery medical staff are faculty of Weill Cornell. The hospital’s research division is internationally recognized as a leader in the investigation of musculoskeletal and autoimmune diseases. Hospital for Special Surgery is located in New York City and online.
FlipGive is a free fundraising tool that allows you to shop online with popular brands and raise money for your team, club, school or cause. Fundraisers earn up to 50% back when they and their friends shop online with popular brands like Nike, Under Armour, Starbucks, ALDO and many more! It’s fast. It’s easy. It’s 100% free. To start a fundraising campaign, visit
SpiritCups Fundraising, preferred fundraising partner of USA Football, is the only program with the power and mass appeal of the National Football League (NFL), Major League Baseball (MLB), over 100 top college teams and all five branches of the military. With three products - SpiritCups, SpiritPopcorn and new SpiritTravelCups - available in America’s favorite teams, BRAX fundraisers truly excite communities about supporting their local football teams. And unlike other fundraisers, there are no upfront costs or inventory to carry - you keep profits (up to $7.25/item) off the top.
USA Football’s Preferred Fundraising Partner, Super Fan Fundraising, is the only company to offer officially-licensed merchandise from the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NASCAR, and top COLLEGES around the country. Featuring a wide variety of TERVIS Tumblers (the #1 drinkware in the nation), Super Fan also has the ability to make CUSTOM Tervis Tumblers with your team name and logo. With a state of the art online ordering, a fundraising website designed specifically for your organization, you have the ability to reach supporters all throughout the country. All products are made in the USA, with NO upfront cost, NO hidden fees, FREE tallying and shipping, and orders pre-packaged by seller which makes distribution a breeze. With your organization receiving up to $10 profit for each item sold, Super Fan is the Fundraiser to help you this football season!
Hudl is an online video tool that helps coaches teach and players learn by making the most of their video. Coaches can quickly upload game or practice footage, create notes, and share everything with the team right in Hudl. USA Football members can receive 10% off by signing up with the code: usafootball. As a trusted partner, Hudl allows coaches, athletes and parents to come together and learn more from their video.
MaxPreps is America’s Source for high school sports. Founded in August 2002, MaxPreps.com is headquartered in Cameron Park, Calif. and is a unit of CBS Interactive. For more information about MaxPreps.com and for the latest high school sports news, scores, and expert analysis, please visit maxpreps.com. More information about CBS and its businesses is available at www.cbscorporation.com.
Collegiate Sports Data is an NCAA approved scouting service in its 24th year as the nation’s premier college prospect information and recruiting service, providing colleges with the information they need to recruit. CSD surveys football coaches across the nation to identify thousands of high school football players as coach-vetted and ranked college football prospects. Since 1991, CSD’s prospect data has resulted in recruiting solutions for hundreds of college football programs nationwide at no cost to the high school or college prospect.
SurveyGizmo is a web-based survey software company giving researchers, nonprofits and small and enterprise companies powerful tools to create online surveys, questionnaires and forms - allowing capture and analysis of virtually any type of data essential for business.
Associated Premium Corporation’s core business is in the area of sports marketing. Associated Premium is recognized as one of the top sports marketing companies in the United States providing promotional concepts and merchandise for many sports teams, including those in MLB, NFL, AFL, NBA, NHL, as well as colleges and universities. Associated Premium has also worked with the ATP Tour, WTA Tour, WSFG Open and the United States Tennis Association and is the preferred vendor for in-stadium promotional items for Major League Baseball.
Catapult enlightens sport with scientifically-validated analytics, obtained with the most advanced wearable technology in the world. With precision engineering at the intersection of sports science and sports analytics, Catapult is an all-encompassing platform from the individual athlete to the front office. Catapult works with over 800 elite teams worldwide, with a mission to innovate how information shapes athletic performance with scientifically-validated information that fuels the largest community in sports data. With over 250 metrics collated, Catapult’s powerful analytics engine enables personalized value for you in three key performance benefits: mitigating risk of injury, measuring readiness for competition, and quantifying return to play.
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