Passion for a Better Game

Baden revolutionized the basketball industry when it introduced its patented Cushion Control Technology™ and developed the first women's sized basketball. Baden volleyballs are consistently the choice of NCAA champions, while its soccer ball construction and dramatic designs make Baden the choice of elite players and soccer moms alike.

In every sport, Baden continues to lead the industry both in performance and design. Baden's passion for the customer and finding a better way of doing business contribute to Baden's success as the fastest-growing ball company in the world.

Bob Knight
The Best Choose Baden™

Many of the finest coaches and athletic associations recognize Baden's superior design and quality. Legendary endorsers include three-time NCAA champion Bob Knight. Baden volleyballs represent the choice of champions including back-to-back 2002-2003 NCAA Div I Champion and 2003 AVCA Coach of the Year Mick Haley, and Rich Luenemann, 2003 NCAA Div III Champion and 2003 AVCA Div III Coach of the Year.

Besides respected coaches and athletic associations, many of the finest companies, universities, and professional teams choose Baden as a supplier and licensee. In addition to being the leading licensee of collegiate athletic balls, Baden produces promotional products for storied professional franchises such as the Green Bay Packers, Pittsburgh Steelers, LA Lakers and Chicago Bulls. When you choose Baden you join an impressive group of some of the most successful coaches, teams and brands.

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34 Years of History and Innovation: 1979-2013

Baden Sports, Inc., an independent, family-owned company, entered the athletic ball market in 1979 to address the need for higher quality products. Always seeking perfection, Baden has made countless technological advances that have paved the way for many sports. No other company comes close to matching Baden's product scope or production expertise.

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Official Ball
Official Ball

Baden is proud to be the official ball for many state associations, as well as college conferences and associations. Besides respected coaches and athletic associations, some of the finest companies and professional teams choose Baden as a premium supplier and licensee. Baden is the executive licensee and exclusive supplier of the Official Ball of the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame and a trusted licensee of the Collegiate Licensing Company.

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Quality Assurance

Baden's quality assurance team includes personnel who direct the manufacturing process on site to ensure that all products meet Baden's stringent standards. This rigorous attention to quality for over thirty years has given us our reputation as The Athletic Ball Expert™.  As Baden continues to bring new products and technologies to market, our commitment to performance and reliability remains unchanged.