United World Wrestling Launches Mat Licensing Program

By Tim Foley

CORSIER-SUR-VEVEY (January 23) – United World Wrestling has announced a new worldwide licensing program for the manufacturing and distribution of its branded wrestling mats.

The program, a first for the organization, aims to improve and certify the surface conditions on which wrestlers around the world train and compete. By working with only the best manufacturers and testing their efficacy United World Wrestling aims to ensure both standards for Competition Organizers  and safety of its athletes.

Four mat providers, including United World Wrestling’s Official Mat Supplier Shandong Taishan Sports Equipment, have received certifications for their competition surfaces. Foeldeak, O’Jump and MG Sport complete the exclusive list of companies who are approved for licensing and distribution.