How LEGEND® Compression Wear gives back
At LEGEND® Compression Wear, our desire is to give back in a way that positively impacts on our community and people’s lives. We strive to make this impact by supporting local, regional and national organizations who are in our industry. Our goal is to support organizations whose missions embody our shared values. Here are a few organizations that we support today!
Road Running Club of America
The Road Runners Club of America is the oldest and largest national association of running organizations dedicated to growing the sport of running since 1958. The RRCA champions the development of community-based running clubs and events that serve runners of all ages and abilities in pursuit of health and competition. LEGEND® is proud to support the RRCA financially as well as collaborate with a number of RRCA certified run coaches through our ambassador program. Learn more about the Road Runners Club of America at http://www.rrca.org/.
American Hiking Society
Founded in 1976, American Hiking Society (AHS) is the only national organization that promotes and protects foot trails, their surrounding natural areas, and the hiking experience. As the national voice for hikers, AHS recognizes that foot trails and hiking are essential to connect people with nature, conserve open space, provide biological corridors for diverse plants and wildlife, and for the health of Americans and our natural environment. American Hiking Society champions conservation issues, builds public and private partnerships, supports volunteer stewardship, and provides critical resources to help plan, fund, and develop trails. As an outdoor & lifestyle focused company at LEGEND® we enjoy supporting an organization that is focused on so many impactful initiatives for the hiking population. Learn more about AHS at http://www.americanhiking.org/.
Black Men Run
Black Men Run (BMR) supports a wide range of abilities and is open to everyone. From first timers to advanced runners, BMR strives to promote increased fitness through a culture of running. Black Men Run’s mission is to encourage health and wellness among African American men by promoting a culture of running/jogging to stay fit resulting in “A Healthy Brotherhood”. LEGEND® is proud to be a national partner to Black Men Run, supporting their organization through product discounts and other collaborative projects. If you would like to learn more about Black Men Run the please visit http://blkmenrun.com/.
Rim to Rim Club
The Rim to Rim Club® was founded by Michelle Delloso and is a club aimed at supporting, educating and equipping hikers who are going to hike the Grand Canyon from Rim to Rim. Even if you aren’t hiking “Rim to Rim” you will find invaluable content and resources on the Rim to Rim Club website for your everyday hiking adventures. Michelle’s passion for hiking and the outdoors is evident and we at LEGEND® are thrilled to support her club. If you would like to learn more about the Rim to Rim Club then visit them at http://www.rimtorim.org/.