Innovative Football League Chooses Cutting-Edge Therapy to Improve Player Wellness
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 9, 2022 – The United States Football League (USFL) today announced Élevé Health to be its official recovery therapy provider. The partnership provides the innovative new League’s 400 players with world-class recovery equipment like Red Light Therapy Beds, Vibro-Acoustic Beds, and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Chambers to improve player wellness.
“There is no priority greater to the USFL than player health and safety, so we’re excited to be working with Élevé Health, a leader in groundbreaking recovery therapies,” said Daryl Johnston, USFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations. “Our partnership is already making a difference in the overall health and performance of our players thanks to Élevé Health’s cutting-edge recovery equipment.”
Élevé Health has provided the USFL a trailblazing professional football therapy room that has resulted in players recovering faster.
“Élevé Health couldn’t be more honored to be partnering with the USFL as their premier recovery partner. We are excited to have the opportunity to educate players all about the importance of recovery and alternative solutions that will enhance their performance, lifestyles and ultimately elongate their careers. The USFL has one of the largest Élevé Health Recovery rooms to date with therapies that include: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Chambers, Vibro-Acoustic beds, Low-Level Light Therapy, and PEMF. We are trailblazing and revolutionizing what the future of wellness and recovery should look like for the most elite performance athletes, and are thrilled to do so alongside the USFL,” Carlos Mendez, CEO/President, Élevé Health.
About Élevé Health
Élevé Health is the world’s first mass distributor of Hyperbaric Chambers and quality, elite, health optimization therapies. A leader in the Health & Wellness field, Élevé Health is a unique brand that represents Wellness, Social-Media, Sports, and Pop Culture. Their products include Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMF), Vibro-Acoustic Therapy (VIBRO), and Low-Level Light Therapy (LLLT).
About the USFL
The United States Football League (USFL) is a new, independent football league that is not affiliated with the defunct 1980s league or its owners. The inaugural USFL season kicked off April 16 with eight teams split into two divisions: the Birmingham Stallions, Houston Gamblers, New Orleans Breakers, and Tampa Bay Bandits in the South Division; and the Michigan Panthers, New Jersey Generals, Philadelphia Stars, and Pittsburgh Maulers in the North Division. Each team will play a 10-game regular-season in Birmingham. The USFL Playoffs begin in Canton, Ohio, on June 25 between the top two teams in each division and the USFL Championship Game will be played on July 3 between division winners. Each USFL team carries a 40-man active roster plus a 10-man practice squad. Players receive base compensation and are eligible for victory bonuses. NBC Sports and FOX Sports are the League’s official media partners and will present all 43 regular- and postseason games on FOX, FS1, NBC, USA, or Peacock networks. Brian Woods is President of Football Operations, and former Dallas Cowboys standout and long-time NFL on FOX game analyst Daryl Johnston is Executive Vice President of Football Operations. Former NFL Vice President of Officiating and FOX Sports’ NFL and college football rules analyst Mike Pereira is Head of Officiating. For more information, visit theUSFL.com and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.