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PSA Sports & USA Fencing team up to enhance events

02/03/2011, 2:41am CST
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For Immediate Release February 3, 2011

Contacts: Christine Strong Simmons 719.866.4511

PSA Sports & USA Fencing team up to enhance events

Promotional, Hospitality and Marketing Support to launch with the 2011-2012 Season

Colorado Springs, CO. - USA Fencing, the National Governing Body for the Olympic sport of Fencing, and PSA Sports, an organization unique in its ability to offer turnkey sports, conference and special event support, are pleased to announce a long-term partnership agreement that will enhance the participant experience at its national events.

Beginning with the first North American Cup of the 2011/2012 season PSA Sports will provide:

. Support with venue and hotel contracting;
. An online housing registration and management system;
. A designated "hi-touch" reservation and support service;
. On-site event support and enhancements;
. Marketing and promotional support to generate community interest;

“We’re thrilled to be able to come alongside USA Fencing and assist them with their events,” said Patrick Higgins, Director, PSA Sports. “USA Fencing has a strong history of great competitions and we’re looking forward to enhancing the event experience for them and for their attendees.”

Christine Strong-Simmons, Associate Executive Director, said “After a thorough housing bid process which included over 10 top companies across the United States, USA Fencing is pleased to announce its 2011- 2014 partnership with PSA Sports. PSA Sports brings expertise in hotel and venue contract negotiation as well as 30-plus years of experience in customer service, event management and assets marketing to the partnership”.

For more information, contact PSA Sports at (719) 434-5290 or USA Fencing at (719) 866-4511.

About PSA Sports: Based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, but with key personnel located across the USA and servicing clients in a variety of countries on every major continent, PSA Sports is uniquely positioned to provide support and proactive consulting in all areas of event development and management.

About USA Fencing: The United States Fencing Association is the recognized National Governing Body for the sport of fencing in the United States. USA Fencing is affiliated with the Féderation Internationale d'Escrime (FIE), the international federation for fencing. USA Fencing is based near the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. For more information visit, or


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