Trinidad and Tobago joined the list of Caribbean countries that will wear Puma outfit, starting this year. Jamaica, Bahamas, Grenada and Cayman Islands are the main Puma-sponsored teams.
The Olympic Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) announced the new deal on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
According to the release, “effective 1st January 2017, PUMA is the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC), Trinidad and Tobago Commonwealth Games Association (TTCGA) and Team Trinidad and Tobago (Team TTO) podium, lifestyle, training, competition and presentation wear partner.”
The TTOC multiple Olympic cycle partnership with ADIDAS came to an end on 31st December 2016.
“The decision to not renew the Adidas/TTOC partnership was amicable and agreed,” according to the release.
“The TTOC thanks Adidas for a wonderful relationship and close partnership. Over the years friendships developed in an environment of mutual respect.”
“The TTOC/PUMA agreement is for an initial four-year period through the Tokyo 2020 Olympic cycle.
“The TTOC is excited about working with PUMA to achieve agreed strategic objectives,” added the release.