Sports medicine industry brand Cramer, part of the Performance Health family, has been named an Official Athletic Partner of the upcoming film RACE.

The biopic about track-and-field-champion Jesse Owens and his fight to become an Olympic legend will be released nationwide by Focus Features on February 19.

Cramer manufactures protective and preventative equipment for athletic trainers and sports medicine professionals. Its founder, Chuck Cramer, is also a founding member of the National Athletic Trainer’s Association.

“It’s a privilege to partner with such an important project as RACE,” says Ethan Pochman, vice president global marketing of Performance Health, in the release. “The film depicts one man’s quest to overcome great obstacles and become a true champion. We’re really excited to participate in the retelling of his story.”

For more information, visit Performance Health.

[Source(s): Performance Health, PR Newswire]