Everlast Worldwide, a manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment, has signed a new two-year deal with MMA fighter and #TeamEverlast athlete Dustin Poirier.
“We’re extremely happy to have Dustin continue to be #TeamEverlast. He’s incredibly talented in the cage, and a great ambassador for the sport of MMA and the Everlast brand,” said Chris Zoller, Everlast’s director of marketing & product development. “We hope to keep him a part of the #TeamEverlast family for years to come.”
Poirier is a 29-year-old Louisiana native who lives and trains in his hometown of Lafayette, LA, as well as at American Top Team in Florida. Poirier has been a top UFC contender since 2012 and is currently ranked No. 4 in the lightweight division. He has earned more than eight performance bonuses and is positioned for a title shot in 2018.
“I’m so excited to be extending my partnership with this great brand,” Poirier said. “Expect big things from both of us.”