Pelle P startar samarbete med Phil Robertson och hans lag China One Ningbo som vunnit Match Cup Sweden två år i rad. Nya Zeeländarn Phil som nu kommer bära svenska seglarkläder bor sedan förra året i Göteborg med sin svenska flickvän. Vad är nästa steg? Att kallas Filip och segla för Sverige?! Läs pressmeddelandet från Pelle P nedan.
Pelle P and Phil Robertson and his CHINAone NINGBO SAILING TEAM have decided to enter into a partnership for a first period of minimum 2 years with an option to extend up to 1 more year. As official clothing partner, Pelle P will provide Phil Robertson / China One Ningbo with sailing and leisure wear.
Phil Robertsson, skipper China One Ninbo:
“CHINAone NINGBO is thrilled to have partnered with Pelle P for our upcoming campaigns. In professional racing we are always looking for any gain you can make and we see clothing as a crucial part of performance. Not only do Pelle P produce world leading sailing clothing, they also make it look good which is rare in our sport. Having recently moved to Gothenburg it will help in creating a successful partnership with Pelle P whilst collaborating to stay at the cutting edge of sailing apparel.”
Cecilia Petterson, CEO Pelle P:
”We at Pelle P are very happy to enter into a partnership with Phil Robertson and his CHINAone NINGBO. Since Phil won the Million Dollar Race at Marstrand 2016, he has estabished himself and his team as one of the top teams on the World Match Racing Tour, which we think is impressive based on the highly qualified competitors on the Tour. Phils experience and skills as a sailor will give valuable input to our design team when it comes to develop technical sailing wear.“
About Pelle P
Pelle P is a Swedish clothing brand aimed for the sailing and skiing market as well as the accompanying casual wear for active people. The clothing is for those who want a sleek and stylish design without compromising functionality and quality. The brand has its origin from sailing legend Pelle Petterson who also has unique skills as a successful designer and world–renowned competitive yachtsman. The company was founded by Cecilia Petterson in 2007. Pelle P’s head office is located in Billdal outside Gothenburg with market presence in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Germany and Switzerland.
About Phil Robertson – CHINAone Ningbo
A professional sailing team from New Zealand. Winners of the 2016 World Match Racing Tour and currently ranked world #1 match racing team. The team represents CHINAone NINGBO on the World Match Racing Tour.