PRLog - Jul. 2, 2011 - PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. -- ATLANTA – SIGVARIS, the global leader of graduated compression garments, will be at the Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo on July 2-3 at the AmericasMart in downtown Atlanta to educate Peachtree Road Race runners and active people about the benefits of wearing compression in sports.
Athletic Recovery Socks
At the event, several lucky runners will have a chance to win a pair of SIGVARIS Athletic Recovery Socks. One lucky winner will be among the first to try an all-new sports compression product from SIGVARIS that will be released later this year. Those that stop by the booth will also have a chance to meet David O’Meara, The One Mile Runner.
The Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo is free and open to the public.
SIGVARIS sponsors several running events each year, to help educate athletes about the value and benefits of wearing compression during and after workouts. To learn more about the socks in the SIGVAIRS Sports Line visit http://www.activetherapysock.com.
The Peachtree Road Race is an Atlanta tradition and takes place every year on July 4. For more information about the Peachtree Road Race, visit http://www.atlantatrackclub.org.
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About SIGVARIS: SIGVARIS® North America is part of an internationally active medical device group headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland that focuses on the development, production and distribution of medical graduated compression garments, including hosiery and socks. With distribution in more than 50 countries on six continents, SIGVARIS, is recognized as a global industry leader in the area of compression therapy for the management of chronic venous insufficiency and venous disorders. SIGVARIS’ US manufacturing plant is located in Peachtree City, GA. SIGVARIS is a committed DVT prevention advocate. In addition to medical products, SIGVARIS also manufactures lifestyle and sports products based on its expertise in graduated compression therapy. http://www.sigvarisusa.com SIGVARIS, LIFE FOR LEGS and the leg icon are registered trademarks of Ganzoni & Cie AG, St.Gallen/Switzerland and in many countries worldwide.