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Washington's Longest Win Streak August 18, 2014

High school football practice starts across the state this week and Baden Sports is excited to again provide the official ball of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA). As a family-owned company headquartered in Renton, we’re proud to call Washington home and are looking forward to continuing our support of this state’s many talented athletes and coaches. Today, we look at one of the most notable achievements in state football history and ask the question …

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Bellevue Football 54-Game Win Streak Inforgraphic


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Baden Selected as Official Indoor Ball of Columbia Empire Volleyball Association August 11, 2014

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Baden’s top-of-the-line Perfection VX5EC-210 game ball to be used exclusively in championship events throughout Oregon and southwest Washington

 RENTON, Wash. (Aug. 1, 2014) – Baden Sports, Inc., today announced its Perfection® volleyball has been selected as the official indoor ball of the Columbia Empire Volleyball Association (CEVA), with member clubs located throughout Oregon and southwest Washington.

The adoption ensures all CEVA championship events, starting this fall, will be contested with Baden’s highest-quality, leather game ball, the Perfection VX5EC-210, featuring a red, white and navy color pattern.

Baden also provides the official volleyball to several Western state high school associations, including those in Hawaii, Montana and Washington, and is the official indoor volleyball of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA).

“We’re excited to be the official indoor ball of CEVA and are looking forward to expanding our work with club teams and coaches,” said Michael Schindler, CEO, Baden Sports. “The Perfection volleyball represents...


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Baden Named Official Ball of Washington's Adult Soccer Association July 28, 2014

Baden’s high-quality Lexum game ball to be used exclusively in all in-state competitions sponsored by the Washington State Adult Soccer Association

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RENTON, Wash. (July 28, 2014) – Baden Sports, Inc., today announced its Lexum® soccer ball has been selected as the official ball of the Washington State Adult Soccer Association (WSASA), effective immediately.

The multi-year adoption ensures that all in-state competitions sponsored by the WSASA will be contested using Baden’s high-quality Lexum SX551-CPL game ball. Newly designed for this year, the ball features a hand-stitched polyurethane cover for exceptionally soft touch, performance and control, and is manufactured using an innovative construction process that ensures superior roundness, strength and shape retention. The ball also is treated with Baden’s proprietary RainShield™ seam sealant to prevent water absorption and allow for maximum playability in wet conditions.

“We’re a family owned company with deep roots in Washington, so we take special pride in partnering with local organizations whose members live, work and play in the same communities that mean so much to us,” said Michael Schindler, CEO, Baden Sports. “We’re excited to be selected as the official ball of the WSASA and look forward to making our Lexum soccer ball an integral part of the playing experience for both recreational and competitive participants for years to come.”

The WSASA is comprised of more than two dozen soccer leagues and offers adult players a safe, fun and rule-abiding environment in which to enjoy the game.

“We are excited about our new partnership with Baden. It is wonderful to deal with a family owned company that is located in...


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Baden Named Official Ball by Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association July 25, 2014

Baden Named Official Ball by Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches

Quality, consistency among the reasons Baden picked by the Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association

       

RENTON, Wash. (July 25, 2014) – Baden Sports, Inc., today announced its Perfection® volleyball has been selected as the official ball of the Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association (PVCA), effective immediately.

The multi-year adoption, signed this week, ensures Baden’s highest-quality leather game ball, the Perfection VX5EC-210, featuring a red, white and navy color pattern, will be used exclusively at all PVCA events, including the association’s annual all-star matches for senior players.

Baden also is the official indoor ball of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) and provides the official ball to volleyball coaching associations in many states, including Michigan, Minnesota and Texas, among others.

“Having worked with the coaches in Pennsylvania for many years, we have great respect for the job they’re doing and for the consistently high level of play in the state,” said Michael Schindler, CEO, Baden Sports. “We’re honored that our ball has been chosen by the people who know the game best and are excited to continue providing the state’s coaches and participants the best possible playing experience.”

Baden’s Perfection volleyball is constructed with full-grain, pre-sorted leather tanned for optimum touch and feel. Inside, it features the lightest butyl bladder ever used for volleyball, a special blended cotton wrap, and Baden’s Stealth Soft-Valve System™, which softens the entire valve panel and reduces the amount of exposed valve rubber, for maximum playability. It is available in more than a dozen different color...


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