Hayabusa Renews Exclusive Contract With Alistair “The Reem” Overeem For His UFC Debut
New York, NY (December 27, 2011) – Hayabusa, the world’s premier manufacturer of combat equipment announced the renewal of its contract with longtime Team Hayabusa member and former K-1, Dream and Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair “The Reem” Overeem.
Overeem will wear signature Hayabusa fight shorts and walkout T-shirt for his upcoming fight with former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar at UFC 141, December 30, 2011 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV.
"‘The Reem’ is the one of the best strikers in the world and we feel that he is the perfect partner for our brand,” said Ken Clement of Hayabusa. “He has unbelievable power in both his hands and legs. We are excited to continue our relationship with Alistair, as he takes his first step towards claiming yet another title; the UFC heavyweight belt.”
In honor of Overeem’s first UFC fight, Hayabusa has created the Alistair Overeem custom walkout T-shirt, and signature fight shorts.
“Hayabusa makes the best striking gear in the world and I’m thrilled to begin the UFC phase of my career with Hayabusa in my corner,” said Overeem.
Hayabusa equipment and apparel is available at www.hayabusafightwear.com
and in local authorized independent fight shops.
Hayabusa takes its name and logo from the Japanese word for peregrine falcon. A predator renowned for its speed, power and strength, the falcon possesses the same attributes mixed martial artists competing at every level of the sport strive to attain. This “spirit of the fighter” concept inspires the design and construction of every product we make; from competition-grade performance wear and training equipment to our lifestyle apparel. Every product we manufacture incorporates the latest advances in material sciences with fighter-tested and approved design. Our unique approach of combining our understanding of the warrior spirit, with cutting-edge science makes Hayabusa the premier manufacturer of mixed martial arts equipment in the world.