The Greater Toronto Hockey League and Gitch Sportswear Inc. (GSW) announced today a four-year partnership through to 2027.
The partnership welcomes GSW as the official apparel partner of the GTHL, with a focus on the GTHL Top Prospects Game, Under-18 All-Star Festival, I Play in the G Festival, and the OHL Cup. With a vast line-up from jerseys, uniforms, clothing apparel, bags, accessories, and e-commerce opportunities, the partnership with GSW will strive to ensure the player and participant experience is top priority.
Continuing to focus on player experience, GSW will also become the presenting sponsor of GTHL PD Skill Development Days. The full-day camps work to enhance fundamental skills while prioritizing fun. With GSW’s support, the next GTHL Skill Development Day is approaching on Friday, February 16 at Scotiabank Pond with limited spots remaining. Click here to register.
Additionally, GSW is proudly the new presenting sponsor of the GTHL Playoffs.
“We are thrilled to announce our partnership with the GTHL as their official apparel supplier,” Graham Williamson, GSW Chief Executive Officer and Co-Owner, shared. “For all of us here at GSW, this collaboration holds a special significance, as it brings us back to the league where [Vitaly Lanochkin] and I first learned how to play, embraced the values of teamwork, and laid the foundation for our business to thrive and support others.”
Founded by two GTHL alumni in Williamson and Lanochkin, GSW will also be present at the League’s Annual General Meeting to engage with the GTHL’s membership.
“The GTHL is excited and proud to welcome GSW as our official apparel partner,” said Scott Oakman, GTHL Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer. “Providing lasting, positive experiences for our players and participants is immensely important to the GTHL, and adding GSW’s support will only help the League continue to make that happen.”
GSW specializes in custom made uniforms, apparel and bags/accessories for various sports teams and corporate organizations. We offer top quality custom products at an affordable price with low minimums. All items are fully customizable from tracksuits, t-shirts, hoodies and jerseys to caps, equipment bags, jersey/garment bags etc.
About the Greater Toronto Hockey League
Founded in 1911, the GTHL is a non-profit organization and the largest minor hockey league in the world. The GTHL registers more than 40,000 annual participants in Markham, Mississauga, Toronto, and Vaughan. The purpose of the GTHL is to govern organized hockey for youth within its jurisdiction, and to foster participation that reflects the cultural demographic of the League’s territory while promoting an environment that is welcoming and inclusive for all participants.
For more information, please contact:
Stephanie Coratti | Senior Manager, Communications and Marketing
Greater Toronto Hockey League