Puma sponsors some of the top athletes in the World and currently are getting more and more stars on board to really take their Brand global. Puma has reached deep down into the depths of its pocket books to bring huge names to their brand further exposing it to the masses through campaigns within the International soccer community, Golf community and even some very well-know superstars.
Usain Bolt is by far one the Biggest signings into PUMA’s long list of players and athletes that are currently promoting Puma Shoes and Apparel. He also promotes running shoes for people with feet ailments and need special running shoes.
Its according to The Guardian, Usain Bolt was known to be making upwards to USD $32.5m for this entire sponsorship, equaling the rights of Cristiano Ronaldo’s lucrative sponsorship at Nike.
Puma has come a long way in terms of sponsorship and endorsements, historically signing Walt Frazier in 1973, in which they made shoes for the Walt Frazier that bear his nickname Clyde on it. Puma has come a long way, and has garnered the attention of some very major athletes, past and present. One of the most notable athletes that capitulated Puma’s name into the spotlight was Serena Williams, who wore a black Faux Leather catsuit in her first night at the US Open. Since then Puma has never looked back and have signed very high-profile atheletes and Super-stars to promote their brand. Below you will find a FULL List of Professional Athletes and Personalities who are currently sponsored by Puma.
Last Updated: 09/2015
Soccer Players Worldwide:
Greg Norman – Cobra Puma Brand