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Under Armour is a leading developer, marketer and distributor of branded performance products for men, women and youth. They endeavor to build each and every Under Armour product with superior fabrication and design innovation utilizing a variety of synthetic microfiber fabrications.
Under Armour business began in 1995 as an idea of their founder, President, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer, Kevin A. Plank, then special teams captain for the University of Maryland football team, when he set out to develop a next generation T-shirt. A year of fabric and product testing resulted in the first Under Armour compression product a synthetic shirt worn beneath an athlete¹s uniform or equipment that provided a snug fit, like a second skin, and remained drier and lighter.