|This agreement includes two Olympic Games: Rio 2016 and Tokio 2020 .
The agreement signed by Joma and Olympic and Paralympic Committees of Portugal makes into the Spanish company in the official sponsor of two of the most important Portuguese sports organizations.
The agreement was signed this Wednesday in Lisbon, Portugal, between the managers of the Olympic and Paralympic Committees of Portugal. The signature was made by the president of the Olympic Committee of Portugal, José Manuel Constantino, the president of the Paralympic Committee of Portugal, Humberto Santos, and Gema Blanco, Joma European Export Manager.
This collaboration between Joma Sport and the Olympic Committee of Portugal (COP) will start in the next Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer (2016). While with the Paralympic Committee of Portugal (CCP) has already started their collaboration in the Doha 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships.
In addition, Joma will carry out a new line of articles with the image of the COP to commercialize in Portugal.
Joma Sport is a Spanish company which manufactures and commercialized sport equipment.
It is the most important sport company in Spain, with the most volume of sales in the world, and between the top ten sports company in the world.
Joma was founded by Fructuoso López in 1965 and, nowadays, it is present in more than one hundred countries and it has eight filiales: Mexico, Panama, Brazil, United States, Italy, China, UK and Germany.
In Portugal, Joma is a model trade mark and it has great power in soccer, being in the top of the most important trade marks in the country. The distribution started in Portugal 20 years ago and its management is direct sell since the last four years.
Since its beginning, Joma has been very close to the soccer and it has sponsored great soccer teams and players as Emilio Butragueño and Alfonso (Real Madrid players), Pepe Reina (World Champion with Spanish National Team), Sevilla FC, Valencia CF, ACF Fiorentina, Levski Sofía and others.
Also Joma has been represented in some World Championship with Honduras and Costa Rica. Nowadays, Joma also sponsors Bulgaria, Nicaragua, Cuba, Maldives Islands o Kyrgyzstan.
Besides, Joma is the official sponsor of several Olympic Committees as Mexico and Spain. The Spanish Company has already represented to the Spanish Olympic Committee in its first official event,European Games of Baku, where both organizations got excellent results.