Smack Sportswear Named Official Apparel Supplier for NVL RIZE Amateur Series & Club Med NVL Volleyball Academies

By July 24, 2015Event Headlines

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Smack to design & distribute NVL licensed performance apparel line

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – The National Volleyball League (NVL) is proud to announce that Smack Sportswear will be the official apparel supplier for the NVL RIZE amateur series and the Club Med NVL Volleyball Academies programs for both beach and indoor clinics, camps and teams. As part of the deal, Smack will design and distribute a line of NVL licensed performance apparel, incorporating styles, fabrics and fits to meet the needs of NVL players of all ages.

“We are excited to help support the young athletes participating in the NVL events, and look forward to providing them with our Southern California inspired beach and indoor apparel,” commented Bill Sigler, Founder of Smack Sportswear.

“As our supplier for RIZE and the Club Med NVL Volleyball teams, Smack Sportswear has proven over their long history in volleyball how to create stylish and functional apparel,” said NVL Founder and CEO, Albert Hannemann. “Smack shares our passion for the sport and they are creating a line for the NVL that truly reflects the soul of the beach volleyball lifestyle.”

Along with immediately supplying apparel for all NVL beach athletes, on September 1, 2015, Smack will launch an online uniform builder, allowing indoor teams to design and order their custom uniforms at

About National Volleyball League

Established in 2010, the NVL is a professional beach volleyball league built by players for all players, united in one mission: to create a sustainable future for pro beach volleyball in the U.S. Home to eight professional events in 2015, a grassroots series, and the Club Med NVL Beach Volleyball Academies, the NVL is the only national platform for current professionals and players of all levels to showcase their talents and pursue their aspirations in the sport. With sand volleyball now a sanctioned high school sport, the NCAA’s fastest-growing emerging sport in history with over 200 schools offering scholarships in 2016, the NVL is building the infrastructure for young players to achieve their dreams.

For more information about the NVL, please visit:, view the 2015 sizzle reel or follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. NVL’s VB Soul magazine may be viewed here.

About Smack Sportswear

Founded in 1994 on the sands of Manhattan Beach, CA, Smack Sportswear is a leading brand of performance apparel, with its primary focus on volleyball.  Many of Smack’s garments are designed and tested by Olympians and top pros.  From sublimation to in-house cut/sew, Smack makes innovative apparel with broad appeal.  The Smack brand owned by Magnum Venture Partners, Inc. based in Hermosa Beach, CA. For more information, visit,, Instagram, and Twitter: @SmackSportswear.