(Chapel Hill, NC; February 2, 2012)— Dragonwing girlgear ™ — the first line of athletic sport and support wear designed for young sporty girls ages 8-17 — announced today that North Carolina-based Omega Sports (an athletic apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment retailer) will host Trunk Shows at all 5 of the local retailer’s Triangle Stores (Park West, Crossroads Blvd, New Hope Commons, and North Hills Raleigh).
Omega Sports is pleased to offer customers the opportunity to preview from the entire line of current and new Dragonwing girlgear ™ products at the events, which will also include:
• Raffle Drawings and Giveaways including girlgear cinch bags
• Meet and Greet at the North Hills and Crossroads store with Cindy Parlow Cone. Cindy was a 4-time All-American on the UNC women’s soccer team, which won three national championships during her playing career. She twice won the Hermann Trophy as the top female college player (1997and 1998) and was the ACC female athlete of the year in 1999. She was a starter on the US team which won the 1999 World Cup, scoring two goals. She was also a member of the World Cup team in 2003 and of the 1996, 2000 and 2004 Olympic teams. She is currently director of girls U15-U18 soccer for Triangle United.
• The chance to win lunch with Cindy Parlow and the Omega and Dragonwing staff (at the Q-Shack before the North Hills trunk show. No purchase necessary.)
Created by Soccer Mom and entrepreneur MaryAnne Gucciardi, Dragonwing girlgear ™ is the first performance line designed exclusively for pre-teen and teen girls. With unique sizing, high-tech moisture-wicking fabrics, age appropriate support and comfortable fit, Dragonwing girlgear ™ camis, sliders and sports bras help girls play their very best — whether they are on the soccer field, lacrosse field, basketball court, volleyball court , or other athletic venue.
Thirty year old Omega Sports, Inc. has 16 locations throughout North Carolina and offers top notch service, highly trained staff, and personal attention. The stores sell year-round athletic apparel, footwear, equipment and accessories for the entire family.
The Trunk Shows will run as follows:
Date Time Location
Feb 24 Friday 7:00 p.m. New Hope Commons
5426-B New Hope Commons Dr.
Durham, NC 27707
Feb 25 Saturday 10:00 a.m. Renaissance
8200 Renaissance Pkwy.
Durham, NC 27713-6699
Feb 25 Saturday 2:00 p.m. North Hills
4120 Main @ North Hills St.
Raleigh, NC 27609
Feb 26 Sunday 1:00 p.m. Park West
3025 Market Center Dr.
Feb 26 Sunday 4:00 p.m. Crossroads
314 Crossroads Blvd
Cary, NC 27518
RSVP in store or by phone
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About the Dragonwing girlgear Founder/President:
MaryAnne Gucciardi, Soccer mom and Entrepreneur, is on a mission to help girls become confident women! Contact her at Maryanne@dragonwinggirl.com.
About Omega Sports, Inc.:
Phil Bowman and Thom Rock started Omega Sports in 1978 with a vision NOT to be a big box store. They wanted a family atmosphere with a tech trained staff. They have that today!
For more information about Dragonwing girlgear or Omega Sports, Inc.:
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