Ultra Ankle® and Tandem Sport announce new partnership

INDIANAPOLIS, May 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ultra athletes®LLC, DBA Ultra Knuckles®, and Tandem Sport announced today that they have entered into a partnership agreement to accelerate both companies’ growth in the fast-growing North American volleyball market. The new agreement will add the acclaimed line of Ultra Ankle braces to Tandem Sport’s extensive catalog of volleyball products.

“Ultra Ankle is known for its technological advances in ankle brace designs to provide superior support without sacrificing performance,” said Rick Peters, President of Ultra Athlete. Peters added, “Tandem Sport has an excellent reputation and is well known in the volleyball community for their extensive North American distribution network and superior customer service.”

“We are excited to add Ultra Ankle to our range as the products are definitely superior to other ankle braces,” said Anne Brown, President of Tandem Sport. Brown added, “Tandem Sport is recognized throughout North America as one of the leading brands in the volleyball and sporting goods markets. We have known the Ultra Ankle team for many years and recognize their constant product innovation offering products that truly protect athletes, but not Tandem’s support of Ultra Ankle in the volleyball and sporting goods markets is a testament to the high quality of their product line.”

About Ultra Athlete®

Ultra Athlete was founded in 1998®Inc., DBA Ultra Knuckles®, is a leader in the development of performance-oriented ankle braces used by professional and amateur athletes, active enthusiasts, athletic trainers and sports medicine professionals for prevention and recovery. Ultra Ankle’s unique hinged cuff designs and body contoured fit performathan™ allow the ankle to move naturally, allowing athletes to maximize their performance. Ultra Ankle’s products are available at select retailers in North America, Europe, Australia and Amazon and are distributed to the medical community through Breg, Inc. The products are also available for private label distribution. Previous private label partners include McDavid.

For more information on Ultra Athlete, visit

CONTACT: Tom Vanneman, 317-520-9903, [email protected]

About tandem sports

Tandem Sport has been producing and selling high-quality volleyball, sports medicine and sporting goods for the sporting goods retail trade since 1989. Tandem Sport manufactures its own line of sporting goods and accessories, which includes the best in volleyball and training equipment, as well as accessories for coaches and officials for all sports.

Tandem Sport is known for its unparalleled service and accuracy in order fulfillment. Customer satisfaction is the company’s top priority and they will make every effort to ensure that the customer’s needs are met.

Tandem Sport was founded in 1989 and is a private, women-owned company. Tandem Sport’s office spans over 12,000 square feet and is located at 440 Baxter Avenue in Louisville, Kentucky. Our 10,000 square foot warehouse is located at 1118 Lexington Rd.

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