NIKO, NIKON CO.,Nike Sportswear, and the Nike family of companies, including its iconic Nike Air products, announced a new collaboration program today that will help millions of kids with physical and emotional challenges through the development of a new generation of smart devices and apps that enable children and families to better communicate and interact with one another.
The partnership between Nike and Kids Soccer will allow children to receive up to three Nike soccer balls for free during the 2016-2017 school year.
Kids Soccer Ball, an initiative of the Nike Foundation and a joint venture of Nike, Adidas, and ASICS, will launch in April of next year and include the Nike Soccer Ball for Kids, which will be made from a soft, breathable material that has been specifically designed for children.
The new Nike Soccer Balls will be available exclusively on Nike’s popular Nike Soccer App, available for iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry, and Windows Phone.
The program will also provide a variety of educational and community opportunities for kids across the globe.
The kids soccer ball will be compatible with many Nike soccer products, including the Nike Nike Air 2.0, Nike Nike Soccer 7, Nike Sportswell, Nike Sports T-Shirt, Nike Soccer Jersey, Nike Basketball, and more.
The Kids Soccer Balls are available for $39.99 each, with a total value of $1,921.80.
The Nike Soccer balls will be a part of the Kids Soccer program and are not limited to any one specific Nike product, as all products available in the Kids Basketball program are sold in a number of colors.
The Kids Soccer ball, which is designed to be a great gift, will be distributed through the Nike SportSwell app, available in English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Japanese, Korean (Simplified), Mandarin, Russian, and Korean (Traditional).
The app is available for both iOS and Android devices.
The app includes Kids Soccer Basics and a variety the Kids soccer ball game features, including:• Free play for kids ages 7 and under.• A fun way to engage and play with your children, including a fun game of soccer with friends, and a way to learn about sports and how to play.• An opportunity for kids to meet other kids who share similar interests and experiences.• Easy to learn, play, and share games that can be enjoyed with all ages.• Games for kids and adults to make and play.
For more information on Kids Soccer, visit the KidsSoccer.com website.
The Kid Soccer Ball will be released in limited quantities in April at a price of $39 in the US and $59 in Canada.
For more information, visit KidsSocseyball.com/us or KidsSocsportswell.com.
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