Nike announced this week that tennis legend Andre Agassi has re-joined the team.
According to a press release, their renewed partnership will focus on a shared passion for tennis, along with a commitment to help kids become more active and realize their full potential through sports.
The collaboration between Nike and Agassi that dates back 25 years, when the tennis icon first signed with the shoe giant in 1988, as he established himself as a one of the greatest players in tennis history.
“As one of the world’s greatest tennis players, Agassi embodied the passion, dedication and determination of the Nike brand. As a philanthropist and campaigner, he continues to share Nike’s commitment to inspire the young generation with his ‘Just Do It’ spirit. We are honored to welcome him back,” said Nike co-founder Phil Knight.
“The past was exciting, emotional and life-changing for all of us. The future, however, is a landscape filled with unlimited opportunity and a canvas anxiously waiting to be filled in,” Agassi added. “Designed to Move has opened new horizons. Coming back together with Nike through this partnership will have a multiplying effect on this and future generations.”