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Backstop Softball Becomes First Ringor Fastpitch Dealer in US

Updated: Sep 21, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: The Backstop Softball Training Facility has partnered with Ringor Fastpitch and has been selected by Ringor as the first official Ringor dealer in the country.

The Backstop is excited to announce their partnership with Ringor, a leading softball apparel brand which embodies the mission of “softball only, nothing else.” Due to their common visions and collaborative spirit, The Backstop Softball Training Facility sought out Ringor to be their first official dealer in the US.

Ringor designs and manufactures metal and non-metal women's softball cleats and spikes, softball equipment bags, women's softball performance apparel, turf trainers, running shoes, sandals, and softball accessories. Ringor’s patented designs are acclaimed for comfort and durability and are made from the finest in material and design without compromise. Ringor has been award the APMA Seal of Acceptance for promoting proper foot function and foot health.

Historically, Ringor has been an e-commerce organization that works with a handful of retailers nationally, so players can try on their softball cleats. Now, as they continue to grow into new markets, Ringor has selected The Backstop as their first location where players can try on, and purchase directly at the facility.

Backstop owner Emily Johnson says, “It’s been an honor to be recognized by such an impactful brand that I’ve always looked up to. We’re glad to help support our shared mission, and continue to spread a passion for the sport. Together we will continue to create a higher standard for all things softball.”

As a new softball facility with a unique mission in Rhode Island, The Backstop is thrilled to work together with such an outstanding force in the industry. They hope their collaboration with Ringor can help provide more access to quality, reliable apparel designed specifically for the sport of softball. They also hope to continue to connect athletes to inspiring players, mentors and coaches who will drive their game forward.

About The Backstop: The Backstop is an indoor training facility where women of all ages come to learn and enhance their skills in softball. We help coach and train physical softball skills, and more importantly, we support mental fitness by fostering a culture that encourages mental toughness, genuine sportsmanship and competitiveness. We specialize in hitting and pitching training from collegiate-level softball players. We also use our space as a multi-use facility that offers top of the line training equipment, machines, technology and coaching staff to enhance the skill set of any softball player that walks through the door.

Please contact Emily Johnson at with any media inquiries.



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