Platinum Level Sponsors:
Samuel Merritt University, located in Oakland, California, has been educating health science practitioners who are committed to making a positive difference in diverse communities since 1909. Nearly 1,500 students are enrolled at SMU, with campuses in Oakland, Sacramento, and San Mateo. The University offers an undergraduate degree in nursing; master’s degrees in nursing, occupational therapy, and physician assistant; and doctoral degrees in nursing, physical therapy and podiatric medicine. For more information please visit us by clicking on the SMU logo to the left.
In 1985 Rudy Barbazza created Rudy Project with the firm conviction to improve the performance of athletes all over the world. A love of progress, a passion for style and a keen eye for quality all contributed to give life to his Vision: the world’s most technologically advanced sports eyewear. Rudy Project works in cooperation with athletes from all fields, listening to what they want and need. Rudy Project never stops researching to find the latest and best materials available to realize cutting-edge products.
Technically Cool: the two words that can best sum up this Vision; the two words that best express the DNA of each and every design carrying the brand Rudy Project.
Sports Basement is a sporting-goods retailer with four locations (plus a pop-up) in the San Francisco Bay Area. We take pride in selling the best brands at basement prices. But if you’ve ever been to the Basement, you probably know that that description doesn’t really do us justice. Walk into one of our stores and you know immediately that this will be a different shopping experience. You may not be able to pinpoint why, but you’ll probably sense it. We have great prices, but everything is top quality. Our stores are huge, but they feel and act like small shops. We make all of our signs, racks, fixtures and displays by hand in our wood and metal shop.
Jakroo, founded in 1996, specializes in the design and manufacture of professional cycling and triathlon apparel. What started with clients from Switzerland has grown to be an international first class cycling apparel manufacturer, whose business is developing rapidly in Asia, Europe, and North America. With over 15 years of experience, JAKROO is dedicated to providing endurance athletes, worldwide, with the highest quality apparel. JAKROO pays the highest attention to the quality and functionality of each product. In addition to the JAKROO retail collection, we specialize in CUSTOM DESIGN. Need a Kit for yourself, team or company? Choose JAKROO!
SwimOutlet.com is the largest online specialty store for aquatics in the United States. The online retail store grew out of a dedication to providing the best goods and services to anyone interested in aquatic activities and sports. SwimOutlet.com has the largest selection for swimming, water polo, fashion, beach and surf! In addition to having an extensive selection and the lowest prices, SwimOutlet.com offers phenomenal customer service and fast shipping. The company has won the hearts of over two million happy customers who’ve helped spread the word on where to find the best deals. SwimOutlet.com’s partners include the Fitter & Faster Swim Tour Presented by SwimOutlet.com, U.S. Masters Swimming, Multiple Sclerosis Association of America, U.S. Lifesaving Association, National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association and USA Swimming’s Make a Splash initiative.
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Committed to creating delicious, healthy food made in a way that respects and protects the places where people live, work and play; we use organic ingredients in all of our products. In addition to using only the highest quality ingredients available, we do not use artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners, preservatives or ingredients sourced from genetically-modified organisms.
On a journey towards sustainability, we work diligently to reduce our environmental footprint in all areas of the business from the field to the final product. We are guided by five equally-weighted bottom lines to sustain our people, brands, business, community and planet.
San Francisco based P-Fits LLC has the most hours logged in Bike Fittings in Northern California since 2002. From beginner athletes from young and old, to experienced to pro athletes Pedro Dungo has worked with the best.
He is not just a cycling fit guru- while Pedro is certified in several different fit methodologies, he also has years of experience competing in road races and triathlons. Pedro draws from all of this to provide you with a unique bike fitting experience. He listen to your needs and what you are trying to accomplish in order to help you maximize your goals, enhance your performance, and enjoy your time on your bike, and live a healthy lifestyle.
We simplify swimming through technical innovation, high-quality products and a commitment to education. OUR VISION To help every person in the world enjoy the water. WE SIMPLIFY SWIMMING… For the athlete. Because we understand that improving technique is the secret to swimming faster, our products help athletes of all abilities master the basics as a means to excellence. For the coach. Our products offer coaches a toolkit for instructing and reinforcing the fundamental skills of swimming, both on and off the pool deck. For the beginners, both young and old. We make learning to swim more comfortable and fun, because we want everyone to have the chance to enjoy swimming.
Nuun was originally the brainchild of a student and professor from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. An avid cyclist, he longed for a lightweight, easy to use hydration method that didn’t include a sticky high-calorie mess. His research led to the creation of a sugarless, dissolvable, and portable tablet called Nuun.
Eight years later, Nuun Active Hydration is the #1 selling sports drink tab in the cycling, running and outdoor specialty marketplaces. As education about hydration and wellness grows, Nuun has become more accessible to a wider range of people. In response, Nuun has expanded its product line from sports performance hydration to include two all natural, vitamin-enhanced products for every day use, Nuun All Day Hydration and U Natural Hydration.