UCLA Unveils New Home Uniforms

Jul. 9 -- The new look will make its debut in the home opener against Virginia Sept. 5th...

From UCLA --

UCLA and adidas today unveiled the new Bruins Primeknit core football uniforms, which will make their on-field debut on Saturday, Sept. 5 vs. Virginia for the team’s season opener.

Paying homage to the UCLA tradition of grit and toughness, the new core uniforms were crafted with speed and valiance in mind. Developed in collaboration with the coaching staff, and influenced by the fans’ love for past alternative uniforms, the new design is centered around a modernized version of the traditional UCLA stripe on the jersey.

Providing players with innovation to accelerate and style to shine, the 2015-16 core uniforms feature laser cut, gold metallic numbers for more breathability, along with a custom ‘Bruin Bold’ font, which was designed exclusively for UCLA and inspired by the bright lights of Los Angeles.

The uniforms also include a tribute to the team’s commitment to the #BruinRevolution and football culture in Los Angeles. Each time a player puts on a jersey, he will read the phrase “Champions Made Here” written across the ribbing of the collar.

Made with a cutting-edge, proprietary yarn blend that increases durability and abrasion resistance, Primeknit is the newest generation of the adidas TECHFIT football uniform system. Primeknit helps keep players cool and increases range of motion, giving athletes an unrivaled level of comfort and allowing them to perform at their highest levels. The jersey's redesigned padlock system improves tension over the shoulder pads, while the bodymap fit adheres to the player, making it difficult for opponents to grab, hold or tackle.

Rounding out the core uniforms are the adizero 5-Star 4.0 cleats, lighter than any competitor cleat at 8.0 ounces and constructed with lightweight SPRINTSKIN upper featuring SHOCKWEB reinforcement, along with the adizero 5-Star 4.0 gloves, with 4-way stretch mesh and SHOCKWEB for durability, featuring the UCLA script logo.

For more information and images UCLA’s core football uniform, please visit http://news.adidas.com/US and follow the conversation on Twitter via @UCLAFootball, @adidasFballUS and https://www.facebook.com/adidasfootballus #BruinRevolution #teamadidas #Primeknit

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