Technogym Named Official Equipment Supplier for 2016 Summer Olympics

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Technogym, the Italian exercise equipment company, recently announced its appointment as the official equipment supplier at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The upcoming games will mark Technogym’s sixth time as official supplier.
The company reportedly will provide equipment for the main Olympic Village in Barra da Tijuca and will equip 15 centres and warm-up areas at competition venues. About 1,000 pieces of Technogym equipment and Technogym’s mywellness cloud digital platform will be installed. Technogym also will provide 50 athletic trainers as well as gym layout, installation, and technical service.
“We are very proud to have been chosen for the sixth time as the official supplier of the Olympic Games,” Nerio Alessandri, president and founder of Technogym, said in a statement. “This important achievement represents a victory for the whole Technogym team and a strong reference on our products innovation and quality standards.”
Eric Willin, COO, of EZFacility, a fitness facility management software developer in Woodbury, New York, noted the prevalence of Technogym equipment at gyms, health clubs, and fitness centres throughout the world. “Fitness facilities constantly seek out equipment that can be efficiently managed and that showcases both innovation and a commitment to traditional quality,” he said. “As official equipment supplier for the Olympics six times in a row, Technogym has established itself as a trusted brand.”