Chicago, IL (June 11, 2014) – The Chicago Red Stars today announced a season-long partnership with the soccer-specific fitness web application Fit For 90. The agreement names Fit For 90 as an “Official Partner” of the Red Stars for the 2014 National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) season.
Fit For 90 (http://fitfor90.com) develops customized periodization and monitoring for teams at the youth, collegiate, and professional levels. The web application individualizes team planning to maximize player performance and development, and prevent injury.
“The periodization plan Dr. John Cone put together for us made us rethink how we run every session,” said Red Stars Head Coach Rory Dames. “It has been a very refreshing approach on how to manage the players.”
As an Official Partner of the Red Stars, Fit For 90 works with the Red Stars coaching staff to create a training plan that aligns with individual and team goals, and accounts for the individual player’s physical capacity each day. In return, Fit For 90 will receive various marketing and branding assets throughout the team’s 2014 season.
“Fit for 90 is very excited about our partnership with the Chicago Red Stars,” said Fit For 90 Co-Founder Dr. Cone. “We believe that our collaboration with the elite Red Stars coaches and players will help optimize performance, manage player recovery, and decrease injury risk.”
Currently fourth in the NWSL standings, the Chicago Red Stars (6-4-2, 19 pts) return home on Fathers Day, Sunday, June 15 to battle Sky Blue FC at 1 p.m. CT before embarking on a three game road trip. They will face Western New York Flash, FC Kansas City, and Portland Thorns FC before playing the Thorns at home July 9. To secure your tickets, please visit https://chicagoredstars.com for more information or call 773.697.8699.