PROGRAM 15 continues to push the game of baseball, and its amateur athletes, into new territories through innovation by partnering with G-Form as the official full-body protective wear provider for the New Balance Future Stars Series and PROGRAM 15.
Led by PROGRAM 15’s National Staff of former Major League and professional players, scouts, and coaches, Future Stars Series Regional Training and Evaluation Combines have garnered a reputation as one of the most comprehensive amateur baseball player identification and development experiences available.
G-Form guards give exceptional comfort and full range of motion in the field and at the plate. Whether facing a wild pitcher or fielding a bad hop, our comfortable, low-profile guards provide the added protection players need. Players attending invite-only Future Stars Series International Week will receive a protective piece of their choice.
Jeremy Booth, PROGRAM 15 Founder, CEO and President of Baseball Operations for The New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series, says, “G-Form is a sports protection brand focused on innovation. They have succeeded in elevating the quality, comfort, and innovation in baseball protective gear that so many players have come to use daily. They fit well with our vision and focus as they too have changed the game in their area of focus.”
G-Form Senior Vice President, John Miller said, “As a brand, G-Form is excited to be the partnering with the Future Stars Series and PROGRAM 15. Their goal of offering baseball players next level coaching and development opportunities aligns with our goal of offering next generation baseball protective equipment. Jeremy and the P15 team care about the evolution of the sport and so do we.”
The Future Stars Series is the global initiative between New Balance and Program 15 to elevate the game of baseball by providing amateur baseball players across all economic levels an opportunity to reach their full potential through the training, development, and guidance of former MLB players, scouts, and coaches.
Amateur players identified by PROGRAM 15’s National Staff of former Major League and professional players, scouts and coaches are submitted to New Balance Baseball for advanced opportunities and potential selection to regional and national team rosters for New Balance sponsored events.
For the latest Future Stars Series updates and announcements follow @ftrstarsseries on Twitter or visit http://futurestarsseries.com.
ABOUT PROGRAM 15:
PROGRAM 15 boasts a faculty and staff that includes multiple Major League All-Stars and World Series veterans responsible for executing the New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series, an initiative between the two organizations to elevate the game of baseball by providing amateur players across all economic levels an opportunity to reach their full potential through the training, development, and guidance of former MLB players, scouts, and coaches. For more information on Program15 and the Future Stars Series, visit www.futurestarsseries.com or @program15bb and @ftrstarsseries on twitter.
G-Form, LLC is a pioneer in the advancement of impact protection technology for athletes. The company’s proprietary cutting edge materials and composites combine high level impact protection with comfort, style, and complete freedom of motion. G-Form has become the chosen protective equipment of extreme athletes across mulitple categories, including MTB, BMX, skateboard, snowboard, soccer, and professional stunt. G-Form also makes protective cases for consumer electronics that feature their same innovative impact technologies trusted by athletes around the world. To learn more about G-Form visit https://g-form.com
ABOUT NEW BALANCE:
New Balance, headquartered in Boston, MA has the following mission: Demonstrating responsible leadership, we build global brands that athletes are proud to wear, associates are proud to create and communities are proud to host. New Balance is the only major company to make or assemble more than 4 million pairs of athletic footwear per year in the USA, which represents a limited portion of our US sales. Where the domestic value is at least 70%, we label our shoes Made in the USA. New Balance owns five factories in New England and one in Flimby, U.K. New Balance employs more than 5,000 associates around the globe, and in 2015 reported worldwide sales of $3.72 billion. To learn more about New Balance, please visit www.newbalance.com and for the latest press information please visit http://newbalance.newsmarket.com. Keep up-to-date with all of the latest New Balance news on Twitter @NewBalance and newbalance on Facebook.