Custom Sportswear for Teams, Special Events, and Gifts
By Pete Apo
Let’s face it: sportswear has become everyday wear for children and adults. From soft, roomy hoodies to performance tees, snuggly sweats, golf shirts, and trendy joggers, sportswear is no longer relegated to sweat-inducing activities. On the contrary, it is perfect for working from home, cheering on your favorite team, running errands, hitting the gym, or lounging on the couch. Since sporty apparel is such a universal crowd-pleaser, it only makes sense to customize it for your favorite team, work outing, life celebration, group travel, or to give as a gift.
Custom Sportswear is a Party Favor People Will Use Long After the Event
While a custom flask or tiara may be a fun party favor for a bachelor or bachelorette party, or custom medals might be fun to award golf tournament participants, a custom hoodie is likely something your attendees, team participants, or friends and family will love to wear months or years after the event has passed. Hoodies printed or embroidered with a funny slogan, special date, or team name will undoubtedly be worn long after the event, making them a useful gift.
Custom Apparel for Official Teams
Turn on the television on any given day, and you’ll see custom sportswear virtually everywhere you look. From the Little League World Series to beach volleyball and the NFL, custom team wear is a tradition dating back hundreds of years. Though early photographs of college teams in the U.S. show teams merely wearing similar colors of sports clothing, today, sportswear includes intricate designs, logos, numbers, and more on a huge variety of items, including:
- Ball caps
- Golf shirts
- Baseball shirts
- Basketball shorts
- Sweatpants and joggers
- Warm up jerseys
- Gym bags and water bottles.
Custom Activewear Can Unite Your Unofficial Team
Schools may insist on specific sports jerseys for their players. But friends who get together to play sports such as pickleball, softball, or golf can also create a sense of teamwork with custom activewear. Likewise, groups who regularly get together for CrossFit, walking, skiing, hiking, climbing, and other outdoor activities can signify their teamwork with custom sportswear, including beanies, scarves, gloves, shorts, fleeces, and more that helps team members to easily identify one another.
Comfortable Apparel for Group Travel
Taking a field trip with your child’s class can be much more manageable if the students are easy to keep an eye on. As a bonus, sports apparel fits all sizes, so students do not need to feel insecure about form-fitting or tight clothing. Likewise, families who travel together will find that custom active wear makes it easy to spot fellow travelers and wonderfully comfortable for long bus rides, plane rides, and waiting in airports.
Get a Quote for Your Custom Apparel at Impact Northwest
At Impact Northwest, we customize all types of sports and leisure wear. Whether you’re looking for a cozy fleece for your running group’s winter season, pullover or zip-up hoodies for holiday travel, or gifts for your incredible employees, Impact Northwest has a huge selection of styles, colors, sizes, and customization methods, including screen printing, heat press, embroidery, and dye sublimation. To request a quote, send us a message today!
Pete Apo is the owner of Impact Northwest located outside Eugene, Oregon in Creswell. He has over 17+ years experience in the garment and promotional item printing industry and is founder of the clothing and product line The Rusty Hawaiian. Impact Northwest is a provider of custom screen print, embroidery, dye sublimation and promotional items to Lane County and the surrounding communities.