U.S. Speedskating, Under Armour to renew partnership through 2022 Olympics

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 21, 2014 7:58 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US Speedskating is renewing its partnership with Under Armour, Inc. through the 2022 Olympic Games, the company's chief executive said on Friday.

Kevin Plank told CBS "This Morning" the company had signed a new eight-year deal.

The Wall Street Journal had earlier reported the deal, citing an email from US Speedskating executive director Ted Morris. (In this story spelling of company name has been corrected to Under Armour, not Under Armor)

(Reporting by Susan Heavey and Doina Chiacu)