Featured News / July 11th, 2017

ELASTOPLAST JOINS THE BULLETS FAMILY

The Brisbane Bullets are proud to announce that Elastoplast, part of international powerhouse Beiersdorf, has joined the team as an official supply partner.

The partnership will be two-fold, with Bullets players utilising the quality strapping tapes and sports medicine products as well as younger development and training (DAT) players benefiting from education on injury prevention.

Beiersdorf is internationally renowned for its manufacture and marketing of quality medical and skin care products. Brands such as Elastoplast Sports and Leuko Sports Medicine are well known in Australia and throughout the world.

Elastoplast’s Queensland based Sport Business Manager Scott Cross, said the partnership was a natural alignment between two brands who put focus on stringent injury prevention and management.

“We are committed to providing the best quality strapping tapes and sports medicine products to Australian sporting enthusiasts, enabling them to enjoy their chosen sport and to ‘defy their limits.”
 
“We trust that the Brisbane Bullets Basketball team will have a successful and “injury free” year with Beiersdorf Healthcare,” he said.

Brisbane Bullets General Manager Richard Clarke said that injuries were are unfortunate reality of elite sport so it’s vital players are with the best tools for prevention and management.

“Beiersdorf Healthcare offer high-quality, innovative ranges that will be of great benefit to the team.”

“Our young players coming through the ‘Development and Training’ Program, will also receive insight from Elastoplast’s injury prevention specialists, which will strengthen the long-term health of our Bullets roster,” he said.

Beiersdorf products, including Elastoplast Sports and Leuko Sports Medicine ranges, are available through pharmacies and sports wholesalers across Australia. For more information, visit www.elastoplast.com.au