Golf News for Wednesday, August 1, 2012 | Sponsorship

Sunice Outerwear announces endorsement contract with Mike Carlson

MONTREAL -- Sunice Outerwear, a Canada based company committed to delivering top-quality actionwear and owned by The Fletcher Leisure Group of Canada, a company with 46 years of sportswear industry experience marketing multiple brands across the golf industry, has announced that "Mighty" Mike Carlson, 3-time World Long Drive Championship finalist and a member of the Long Drivers of America Tour has recently signed a clothing endorsement contract for the 2012 season with Sunice®, Canada's No. 1 outerwear brand.

"I'm really excited about my new relationship with Sunice and look forward to not only wearing, but sharing their performance enhancing clothing with the people I meet on tour," says Carlson, who currently possesses a swing speed of nearly 150 mph. "It's great to have built a relationship with such a great company that will provide me with the performance enhancing clothing I need to swing freely, without restriction."

"Mike Carlson is a great addition to the Sunice family of outerwear," says Mark Fletcher, President of Fletcher Leisure Group. "Mike has really impressed us with his excellent swing, and we plan to have him look stylish and feel comfortable playing in his apparel."

About Sunice
Sunice®, founded in 1976 in Alberta, Canada as a skiwear brand, successfully transcended its technical outerwear capabilities into the golf market in the early 1990s as the golf industry gravitated towards designing sport-specific garments that truly helped enhance the game. Thus, it's no surprise Sunice® -owned and run by Montreal, Canada-based Fletcher Leisure Group Inc., a company with 46 years of golf industry experience-meets the demands of the most discerning golfer. Sunice® golf rainwear is a chosen favorite by many PGA and LPGA Tour players around the world.

For more information contact Mary Beth Lacy at
Phone: 760-346-6942

Paul A. Christianson
Vice President/Chief Performance Officer
(701) 200-9572