11 June 2018
Össur Celebrates Product Launch With Official Partnership With Iceland‘s World Cup Football Team
Iceland Football Association President Gudni Bergsson and Össur President & CEO Jon Sigurdsson seal the partnership deal
Reykjavik, ICELAND – June 11, 2018 – Össur, a global leader in advanced non-invasive orthopaedics, has introduced the new
Össur Formfit® Pro line of 3D compressive knit solutions, designed for people who may be suffering from different musculoskeletal
conditions or ailments, yet remain passionate about staying active.
“Whether they are runners, triathletes, CrossFit devotees or competitive footballers, athletes of all abilities enjoy taking
control of their exercise and well-being and rely on support compression options whenever they experience an injury,”
said Jón Sigurdsson, Össur President & CEO. “We designed our Össur Formfit Pro knitted support solutions specifically
for people who love physical activity and continually strive to achieve their personal best.”
Össur, the company which is world-renowned for helping improve people’s mobility through innovative technologies in the fields
of Prosthetic, Osteoarthritis and Injury Solutions, has drawn from decades of nurturing an innovative mindset and continuously
pushing boundaries to create the best products and services for this new product line.
Össur‘s Formfit Pro range includes: Formfit Pro Knee for compression and patella support; Formfit Pro Knee OA, providing
pain relief support for early-stage osteoarthritis; Formfit Pro Wrist and Formfit Pro Ankle, which provide compression
support to their respective joints; Formfit Pro Elbow, which provides pain relief support for tennis elbow, and Formfit
Pro Back, which provides important motion restriction support.
Every item in the new Össur Formfit Pro line is breathable, supportive and provides professional-grade compression. The precision-engineered
3D knit, an advanced technology also featured in state-of-the-art sportswear and footwear, helps create supports that
are comfortable, lightweight, and formfitting. Össur Formfit Pro products will be commercially available in major global
markets in the coming months. More information can be found on www.ossur-formfit.com.
Össur Announces Official Partnership With Iceland‘s World Cup Football Team
To celebrate the launch of the new Össur Formfit Pro range, Össur is partnering with the National Football Association of
Iceland. For the first time in its history, Iceland will participate in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. With just 350,000 inhabitants,
Iceland is the smallest nation ever to qualify for this prestigious competition, which begins in June.
“Our alliance with with the National Football Association of Iceland is an especially meaningful way to celebrate the achievements
of both our National Football Team and the launch of the Össur Formfit Pro range,” Sigurdsson said. “2018 is going to
be a big year, and we look forward to cheering Iceland on in their historic World Cup journey.”
Össur (NASDAQ: OSSR) is a global leader in non-invasive orthopaedics that help people live a life without limitations. Its
business is focused on improving people’s mobility through the delivery of innovative technologies within the fields
of Prosthetic, Osteoarthritis and Injury Solutions. A recognized “Technology Pioneer,” Össur invests significantly in
research and product development—its award-winning designs ensuring a consistently strong position in the market. Successful
patient and clinical outcomes are further empowered via Össur’s educational programs and business solutions. Headquartered
in Iceland, Össur has major operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, with additional distributors worldwide. www.ossur.com