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POWERHANDZ Announces Retail Agreement with Walmart and Dick's Sporting Goods

Thursday, Dec 29, 2016

POWERHANDZ Inc., a leading athletic training products company, today announced a retail distribution agreement to bring their innovative line of athletic training products to both Walmart and Dick's Sporting Goods online.

POWERHANDZ includes a line of patented, premium weighted performance-enhancing sports gloves designed to improve athletes' strength, speed, power and dexterity during training. POWERHANDZ offers Pure Grip and Anti Grip Weighted Gloves developed for basketball, baseball, softball, football and Striker Training Gloves for boxing and MMA. Additional products in the portfolio include the Basketball Slick Wrap as well as the recently launched POWERARCH and Pop Up Defender.

POWERHANDZ products are used by world-class professional and youth athletes and skills trainers all over the world. Brand ambassadors include MLB All-Star and three-time World Series Champion David Ortiz, Light Heavyweight Champion Andre Ward, softball star Lauren Chamberlain and more.

"Athletes of all ages love having the training tools to succeed and get better," says Darnell Jones, co-founder and CEO of POWERHANDZ. "We are excited to work with Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart, two retailers with a long history in servicing consumers."

Danyel Surrency Jones, co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of POWERHANDZ added, "It's been a goal for POWERHANDZ from the very beginning to enter retail agreements with the most reputable retailers in the United States. Both Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart embody what we are looking for in retail partnerships."


Based out of Dallas, Texas, POWERHANDZ includes a line of performance-enhancing sports training products innovatively designed to both strengthen hand and arm muscles and intensify players' dexterity. There are ten products in the portfolio designed for basketball, baseball, softball, football, golf, boxing/MMA and lifestyle training sports. These products are sold worldwide and are used by athletes of all different skill levels, youth to professionals. For more information, visit

POWERHANDZ has a deep commitment to giving back and began The Power to Give Foundation. The Power to Give Foundation aims to raise awareness on the importance of organized sporting programs and help fund these programs in financially challenged communities. The Power to Give Foundation believes in the immediate and lifelong benefits from participating in sports. A portion of every sale goes to the Power to Give Foundation, giving anyone the opportunity to make a difference.

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