SEATTLE, WA— (club release) Seattle Reign FC announced today its partnership with the Washington Athletic Club (WAC) for the 2017 National Women’s Soccer League season. As part of the partnership, WAC will host exclusive events for Reign FC throughout the season including the club’s 2017 kit unveil event.
“The WAC is a well-respected Seattle icon with a long history of partnerships with professional, collegiate, and community sports organizations,” said Reign FC vice president of partnerships Kaylynn Kelley. “As we continue to elevate the platform of female athletes on the local and national stage, aligning with a historic local institution such as the WAC is a natural step.”
“The WAC is honored to partner with the Reign, an outstanding organization that shares our values and passion for our community,” said Washington Athletic Club senior vice president Wayne Milner. “WAC members and staff look forward to supporting Reign FC during their upcoming season and beyond.”
The Washington Athletic Club values leadership and excellence, two characteristics Reign FC exhibit both on and off the field of play. Partnering with the WAC is an opportunity to build upon Seattle’s strong sports community.
“The Washington Athletic Club is excited to partner with Seattle Reign FC, one of the premiere women’s soccer franchises in the world,” said Washington Athletic Club president & CEO Chuck Nelson. “Affiliating with the Reign, WAC, and its 12,000 members communicate our support of the lessons and benefits of sports and fitness, particularly for women and young women. Be Bold!”
As Seattle’s premiere private athletic club, Washington Athletic Club has been helping their members live better for the past 87 years. For more information on the Washington Athletic Club, visit them online at wac.net.
Seattle Reign FC season tickets, half-season match packages, and single match tickets for 2017 are now available. To purchase tickets, visit reignfc.com/tickets or call the Reign FC ticket office at (855) REIGN-FC.
About Seattle Reign FC
Seattle Reign FC is one of ten teams in the National Women’s Soccer League. The two-time winner of the NWSL Shield, Reign FC features world-class talent from around the world, including USWNT superstar Megan Rapinoe. Reign FC plays its home matches at Memorial Stadium, located in the shadow of the Space Needle on the Seattle Center campus. For more information about Reign FC please visit http://www.reignfc.com.