FILA Sponsored Tennis Athletes to Wear Heritage Collection for the BNP Paribas Open and Miami Open
Release Date: 27 February 2017
(FILA North America) - FILA’s sponsored athletes will take the court in Indian Wells and in Miami, dressed in an updated selection of Heritage tennis styles. The Heritage collection first debuted in Australia. The latest assortment for women and men continues to pay homage to FILA’s original Italian aesthetic, incorporating authentic details from 1970’s FILA tennis. This new range combines the historic trio of red, white and navy, with the re-introduction of FILA’s archival green hue. The addition of fresh new patterns gives these timeless silhouettes a contemporary aesthetic, while they remain effective in their function.
The women’s Heritage line features a wide assortment of tops, including tank, cap sleeve, 3/4 long sleeve, and sleeveless polo shirt options. Additionally offered are two skort styles and two featured dresses. A vibrant, multi-colored splash print is introduced in this second launch, while classic stripe details are re-imagined for the modern athlete. The Heritage full zip jacket and pant are among the transitional styles, suitable for game day and beyond. All Items are embellished with the embroidered F-Box patch logo.
FILA sponsored athletes including Karolina Pliskova and Jelena Jankovic will debut the new Heritage collection on-court. The women’s collection retails from $54 - $90 will be available on FILA.com and at tennis specialty retailers in the United States and Canada.
The men’s Heritage range features an array of crew neck tops, polo shirts and shorts, as well as a jacket and pant. Similar to the women’s side, this line has expanded to incorporate FILA’s heritage green hue. Additional design details include a windowpane jacquard pattern, knit-in collars and signature FILA tri-color taping. All Items are embellished with the embroidered F-Box patch logo.
FILA sponsored athletes including Marin Cilic, John Isner, Sam Querrey and Andreas Seppi will debut the new Heritage collection on-court. The men’s line retails from $50- $100 and will be available on FILA.com and at tennis specialty retailers in the United States and Canada.