Tokio Inkarami (by IFing), new sponsor of the FIG
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) and the Japanese sports marketing & government consulting group CB, Ltd. have entered into a one-year partnership agreement for the year 2019.
Under this agreement, Tokio Inkarami, the brand of professional hair cosmetics owned by IFing Co., Ltd, and represented by CB, Ltd. becomes an official sponsor of the FIG as well as the 2019 World Championships in Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics and Trampoline Gymnastics and the three Parkour World Cup events.
FIG President Morinari Watanabe and IFing President and CEO Masanao Fuyuhiro came together for a signing ceremony held at IFing’s headquarters in Tokyo on 23 April, to mark this new sponsorship.
“We are delighted to have Tokio Inkarami among our partners for the World Championships in our Olympic disciplines this year but also for the events of Parkour, which is part of the new appealing urban sports trend,” said President Watanabe.
Mr Fuyuhiro stressed the significance of this agreement for IFing Co., Ltd.: “In this fantastic atmosphere in the lead-up to Tokyo 2020, it is of great significance for us to play a major part in supporting a sport that is typified by such a high degree of artistic creativity, beauty, and history. Tokio Inkarami is proud to become an official sponsor of the FIG, a body which represents the most established of sports while also holding a vision of a future with little boundaries, always exploring and promoting the new.”
Morinari Watanabe and Masanao Fuyuhiro
About the FIG: The International Gymnastics Federation is the governing body for Gymnastics worldwide. It is the oldest established international federation of an Olympic sport and has participated in the Olympic Games since their revival in 1896. The FIG governs eight sports: Gymnastics for All, Men's and Women's Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Trampoline - including Double Mini-trampoline and Tumbling -, Aerobics, Acrobatics, and Parkour. It counts 148 national member federations and has its headquarters in the Olympic Capital of Lausanne (SUI).
About IFing Co., Ltd. : IFing Co., Ltd. is a leading professional beauty hair cosmetics manufacturer established in 2003, and headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The company draws from more than 100 years of experience and know-how in professional hair cosmetics. Its products have become one of the best choices for Japanese salons, and global top salons, that are eager to offer the latest technological advances in hair care. The company holds as philosophy to share the best of Japanese beauty know-how, product, and intelligence with the world, and establish beauty as a Culture, not just an industry. Amongst its most famous brands is TOKIO INKARAMI, a professional restorative and regenerative treatment ensuring effective, profound repair and intense protection.
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