CHARLOTTE, NC (March 9. 2021) – Victis Health is pleased to announce a three-year agreement with the Arizona Rattlers and the Tucson Sugar Skulls of the Indoor Football League (IFL), making the premium CBD brand the exclusive sponsor of both teams running through 2023. Per company policy, financial terms were not disclosed.
This partnership is the first of its kind, with Victis Health becoming the first CBD brand to be named title sponsor of a professional football team(s) in the United States. This deal adds to an already impressive ambassador list, including 8-time CrossFit World Champion, Rich Froning and former National Geographic Adventurer of The Year, Cory Richards.
As the exclusive sponsor, Victis Health’s marketing assets include signage around the field and in the training room, clothing and uniform patches, VIP hospitality at events throughout the season, and additional branding and social media opportunities.
“We are very excited to partner with both teams moving forward as the first CBD sponsor in football. This is a great way to increase our brand recognition throughout sports,” said Zeb Portanova, President of Victis Health. “Victis has partnered with some of the most prominent athletes in the world and will only continue to grow within the sports, wellness, and recovery industries. We look forward to helping the Rattlers and Sugar Skulls maximize their success on and off the field.”
“The Rattlers are thrilled to partner with a brand that is going to assist us in performing at our peak potential,” Rattlers President Kevin Guy said. “Victis Health’s organic products will aid our players and medical staff immensely throughout the summer, benefitting from maximum relief and recovery throughout the duration of our long season.”
“The Sugar Skulls are thrilled to be a part of Team Victis,” said Sugar Skulls Owner Cathy Guy. “The health of our players throughout the longevity of the season is one of our organization’s top priorities. We’re confident that Victis Health’s clinically-tested CBD products will provide our team with stamina and resources that will help us to be successful.”
“Everyday athletes and passionate fans looking for premium CBD products can rest assured that our products have been formulated and tested to meet the rigorous standards of highly functional athletes – men and women who use our products every day to work through and recover from body aches and pains to deliver a high level performance,” said Michael LaCount, CEO and Founder of Victis Health.
“Partnering with the Rattlers and Sugar Skulls gives Victis a great home in premium local markets with national reach because of the championship pedigree of the teams. We are truly looking forward to working hand-in-hand with the team’s elite athletes, dedicated training professionals, and coaches.”
About the Arizona Rattlers
The Arizona Rattlers were founded in 1992, and are proud members of the Indoor Football League (IFL). In the three seasons that the Rattlers have been in the IFL, they have won one championship in 2017 and also competed for the United Bowl again in 2019. The Rattlers spent 24 seasons in the Arena Football League (AFL), and in that time made ten appearances in the ArenaBowl, winning in 2014, 2013, 2012, 1997 and 1994. For tickets, call 602-514-8274, or visit www.azrattlers.com.
About the Tucson Sugar Skulls
The Tucson Sugar Skulls were founded in 2018 and are proud members of the Indoor Football League (IFL). In their inaugural 2019 season, the Sugar Skulls became the only expansion team in IFL history to qualify for the postseason, immediately establishing themselves as an entertainment staple within the Tucson community for generations to come. For tickets, call 520- 573-3000, or email [email protected]
About Victis Health
Victis Health is a natural products and CBD company, whose formulations are made with the highest quality standards and most advanced science for consistent, effective results you can trust. Victis Health was founded in 2020 as the lead commercial brand under parent company Yield Scientific LLC – an industrial scale grower, processor, and marketer for pharmaceutical grade CBD.
Derived from single-sources hemp, Victis Health is one of the few CBD brands in America to own its entire supply chain, which means they oversee their production from top to bottom. Victis cultivates and harvests fresh, organic hemp plants weekly insteadof allowing them to degrade in a warehouse. Additionally, Victis is active in multiple non-GMO, natural plant research programs, which allow them to safely maximize their plant’s therapeutic benefits. Please visit www.victishealth.com for more information.