OS1st Announces Brooke Buckner, Top 10 Women’s Singles Pickleball Pro, as Sponsored Athlete
Hickory, NC (May 3, 2023) - OS1st, a leading brand of performance socks and compression sleeves, is thrilled to announce the addition of Brooke Buckner, a talented and accomplished professional pickleball player, to their athlete ambassador program. This partnership reflects OS1st's commitment to supporting athletes with premium performance products.
Brooke Buckner is a shooting star in the sport of pickleball. Having only started playing in 2020, Buckner’s earned a spot in the top 10 of the Professional Pickleball Association’s Pro Women’s Singles standings and a spot in the Major League Pickleball Challenger League.
Prior to her involvement in the world of pickleball, Buckner served as an assistant coach for women’s tennis at UNC Charlotte and credits her experience playing college-level tennis for her current success as a professional pickleball player.
"We are thrilled to welcome Brooke Buckner to the OS1st family, and being from the same state, she’s really our neighbor" said Josh Higgins, president of OS1st. "Brooke’s passion and dedication to the sport embody the values that we stand for as a company. We are excited to support her as she continues her rise to the top."
Buckner’s pickleball gear includes OS1st no show pickleball socks built for the court with impact protection and blister prevention using lightweight cushion and patented cooling technology.
"I am honored to partner with OS1st, a North Carolina company that is dedicated to helping athletes reach their full potential," said Brooke Buckner. "As a former coach turned pro athlete I love to inspire others to pursue their passions, and am so glad to partner with a company that is dedicated to the same."
OS1st® performance socks and compression bracing keep players on the pickleball court by targeting and preventing pain from a variety of conditions. Made with high-quality materials and Compression Zone® Technology, our products were designed together with podiatrists, athletes, and real people to target Plantar Fasciitis, bunions, knee injury and more. The science behind every OS1st product is what makes it the number one compression bracing product in United States specialty retail. OS1st® is the official sock and compression bracing product of Life Time® Pickleball and the Pro Pickleball Association (PPA) Tour.